SUBJECT INDEX TO FUR & FEATHER

February 2001-January 2016

This is not an official index. I have compiled it for myself so I can find where articles are. It reflects my own interests (rabbits and cavies, but not hamsters, gerbils or chinchillas - we don't have them in this country - or ferrets, mice or rats). I took out a subscription in early 2001 so it only refers to issues from Feb. 15, 2001 onwards.

Behaviour Cavy Miscellany History Rabbit Fancy in Other Countries
Book Reviews Clubs Judging Rabbit Housing
BRC/Rabbit Fancy Companion Rabbits Obituaries Rabbit  Miscellany
Cavy Breeding Feeding Rabbit Breeding Rabbit Shows
Cavy Breeds Fiction Rabbit Breeds Showing Cavies
Cavy Care & Health Fur & Feather Rabbit Care & Health Showing Rabbits
Cavy Fanciers Genetics Rabbit Fanciers  

 

BEHAVIOUR

"Ask the vet" - on two boars fighting Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 15

"Behaviour of small animals" by Sara Cowen, Fur & Feather Aug. 30, 2001 p. 3

"Behaviour of small animals, part 2: Approaches to parenting" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather Sept. 27, 2001 p. 6-7

"Biting the hand that feeds" [aggression in a  Mini Lop] by Georgie Hearne.  Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 29

"Destructive behaviour" Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 32-33

"Do rabbits like to share their hutches?" Leah Jackson. Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 12-13

"Do rabbits need a companion?" Eddie Hutchings and Emma Magnus Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 38

"How can I stop the destruction?" [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 7 [rabbit chewing hutch]

"The importance of early experience in rabbits and its effect on behavioural problems" by Emma Magnus  Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 25 + Feb. 2004 p. 13

"The importance of early experience in rabbits and its effect on behaviour problems: Behaviours motivated by fear" by Georgie Hearne & Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 12

"The importance of early experience in rabbits and its effect on behaviour problems: Solving behaviour problems" Fur & Feather  May 2004 p. 23

"The most important thing you can do for your Easter bunny" by Georgie Hearne [on socialising rabbits]. Fur & Feather Apr. 2003 p. 32

"The language of lagomorphs" Moira Beal Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 40-41

"[Nipping rabbits]" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 7

"Paul Keen takes a look at the wild side of our hobby" [wild rabbit behaviour] Fur & Feather April. 2013 p. 5

"Peter Rabbit or Bugs Bunny, who's eating your carrots?" by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 10-11 [rabbit domestication, rabbit behaviour in the wild]

Rabbit aggression S.J.O.Thissen Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 7

"Rabbit aggression towards owners" by Emma Magnus.  Fur & Feather  July 2002 p. 33

"Rabbit husbandry part 4: Ways to reduce fear and stress" Emma Magnus  Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 4-5

"Rabbit temperament" by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather June 2002 p-. 30-32

"Rabbits and guinea pigs - a match made in heaven?" Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 43

"Running wild" David Byng Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 10

"Stupid advice" [Letters on whether rabbits should be housed in pairs. A. H. Newman against, Rabbits June 2003 p. 2 and Annie Edwards for Rabbits July 2003 p. 2]

"What's your rabbit trying to tell you?" Fur & Feather Sept. 27, 2001 p. 7

"Why do does leave babies that have escaped from the nest out in the cold to die?" Bob Hobs. Reply Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 6

 

BOOK REVIEWS

"Colour inheritance in small livestock" by Roy Robinson" reviewed by Eric Jukes Fur & Feather  April 2014 p. 32

"Domestic rabbits & their histories, breeds of the world by Bob D. Whitman" reviewed by Pat Gaskin. Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 58

"The English Lop by Geoff Russell" reviewed by John Self. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 9

"A fancier's guide to lop rabbits by Geoff Russell" reviewed by John Self. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 24; reviewed by Fred Booth Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. 32

"A fancier's guide to the Rex rabbit by John John Hodgkiss" reviewed by Daphne Brass.  Fur & Feather  Oct. 2002 p. 28, reviewed by Fred Booth Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 p. 37

"Farewell my lovely compiled by Susie Cornfield" reviewed by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather March 2, 007 p. 30

"Greenfoods for rabbits and cavies by F R Bell with additional chapters  by Allan Trigg" reviewed by Simon Neesam. Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 30

"Guinea piglopaedia by Margaret Elward & Mette Ruelokke"  reviewed by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 13

"Hands-on healing for pets" Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 8

"How to have a relaxed rabbit by Emma Magnus" reviewed by Dr. Linda Dykes. Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 19

"Keeping a rabbit by Emma Magnus" reviewed by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 8

"Like rabbits by Linda Bryant" reviewed by Pat Gaskin.  Fur & Feather  Mar. 14, 2002 p. 7

"Living with a house rabbit by Linda Dykes and Helen Flack" reviewed by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 31

Losing a pet by Jane Matthews Fur & Feather April 2008 p.  33

"Mini Encyclopaeda if Guine Pigs Breeds & Care by Myra Mahoney" reviewed by Brian Cutting Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 30-31

"Natural health care for pets by Richard Allport" Fur & Feather  Jan. 3, 2002 p.10

"Notes from the shed: A good read" by Geoff Russell Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 20 [reviews of Sandford's The domestic rabbit Lockley's Private life of the rabbit; Adams' Watership down, Bryant's Like a rabbit]

"Pet owner's guide to the guinea pig". Fur & Feather Oct. 11, 2001 p. 5

"Practical feeding and the foods of the rabbit  by John Sandford reviewed by Vic Compton Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 35, reviewed by Fred Booth Aug. 2013 p. 37

"Rabbit Mini Encyclopaedia by Geoff Russell" reviewed by Pat Gaskin Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 9

"Raising fishworms with rabbits by Howard 'Lucky' Mays" reviewed by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather Oct. 11, 2001 p. 5

"Reproduction and breeding of rabbits by John Sandford" reviewed by Vic Compton Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 35

"The small animals question & answer manual by David Alderton." reviewed by Chas. Petts. Fur & Feather Dec. 20, 2001 p. 10

"The wonderful world of pet rabbits by Christine Carter". Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 8

"The world of cavies by Allan Trigg & Virginia Richardson", reviewed by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 53

 

BRC/ RABBIT FANCY

"Agricultural shows, a great place to create new members" - Nikki Lambourne Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 4-5 (promoting the fancy)

"An association driven from the roots upwards: BRC policy & planning report" Rabbit March 2003 p. 5-6

"Animal Welfare Act 2006 one year on" Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 5-7

"Are the BRC really interested in promoting our fancy?" [letter] Fiona Wase Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 55

"Are we facing the slow demise of our beloved fancy?" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 31 {doubts about increasing the costs, also details of people's addresses found guilty by the Investigative Committee, need for a proper costing and business efficiency audit of  BRC and its office] letters in response March 2011 p. 16-17, letter from Arnie Hill, BRCS president answering Eddie's issues Apr. 2011 p. 32

"As time goes by" David Byng Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 6 [on time consuming nature of rabbit keeping, improvements to shows so they run to timer and are more entertaining for time-pressed younger people]

"At home with the BRC" Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 30

"Balancing act" David Byng Fur & Feather March 2011 p. 15 [on clubs and finances]

"Beasts of England" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 12-13 [changes in the fancy and what can be done to restore it to what it was]

"Best practice" David  Byng Fur & Feather Oct. 2010 p. 66

"The big event" David Byng Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 4 [promoting the fancy using the World Cup as an example]

"Boyhood pastime"  [letter] James Brentan Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 62

BRC AGM 2006 Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 45-46 [includes details of President suing the BRC]

BRC AGM 2012 Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 2 [non-event couldn't make quorum without phoning up local members to come]

BRC AGM 2013 Fur & Feather June 2013 [problems with 2012 minutes being ungrammatical and incomprehensible announcement of sacking of Secretary was in this issue]

"BRC balance sheet" Eddie Hutching [letter] Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 55

"The BRC President's new year message" by Roger D brooks. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 4

"BRC referendum and rule changes" by Ivor Fox Rabbits Dec. 2002 p. 1, Letters p. 2-3

BRC secretary - letters of complaint about tone of her reports, etc. June 2010 p. 40-41

"BRC secretary resigns, Management Committee suspended, members urged to support September elections"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2014 p. 3 & p. 34

"BRC special general meeting" Rabbits July 2002 p. 2 + letters p. 3 [E. Hutchings resigns from BRC & moves to Devon with partner, Jacqui]

BRC Treasurer, John Fletcher's retirement after 21 years announced Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 14

"Change and the older fancier" Vic Compton Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 42 [on impact of new animal welfare laws in hutch sizes]

"Change quickly or become history" by Ivor Fox. Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 3

"Christmas is a time to remember - and we have much to recall" by Arthur Colbeck. Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 5 [optimistic look at changes in the fancy written in 1972]

"Code of conduct" Fur & Feather  June 2014 p. 49

"Crisis at the locals?' by Kim Tolton Fur & Feather Jan. 31, 2001 p. 14 [letter on the plight of local shows] + follow-up letter Feb. 14, 2002 p. 5

"Decline in BRC membership"  Bill Chapman [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 58

"Declining membership, more food for thought" [letter] Petra Otto. Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 74 [on how the Germans promote the fan cy]

"Democracy in 2003" by Ivor Fox. Rabbits Feb. 2003 p. 2

"Diary of a newbie" by T.K. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 (on how she'd got her rabbits from a garden centre and wished she'd known about the B RC, rings and standards)

"Disbanding of the sub-committees by the management committee at their meeting 20 June 2001" by John Self Fur & Feather Oct. 25, 2001 p. 8

"Do we want a Fancy to pass on to the next generation? Or shall we let it fail and die? You choose" - Paul Keen Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 [letters p. 40]

"Don't leave it up to old Joe" Bill Paley Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 10 [club positions]

"Don't we rabbit on!" Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 46

"Draft Animal Welfare Bill"  Rabbits Aug. 2004 p. 5

Editorial Pat Gaskin Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 3

"Escape from life" Paul Keen Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 31 [on benefits of the fancy]

"Ever decreasing circles" by John Self. Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 9

"Falling standards" by John Self addressed to the Management Committee Fur & Feather Mar. 14, 2002 p. 17

"Fame and fortune" David Byng Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 8-9

"Fanciers of tomorrow" [letter] Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 21-22

"The fancy, past and present" [letter] Ray Massey Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 64

"The Fancy's future" [letter] Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 20 (how under-40s have family and other commitments, there's less leisure time, gardens smaller, etc.]

"Fancy's future" [letter] by Pamela Bourne. Fur & Feather june 2007 p. 66-67

"FOCAS on animal welfare" Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 28 [on the newly set up Federation of Companion Animal Societies]

"Fur & Feather interviews Ben Bradshaw, Minister for Animal health & Welfare on the new Animal Welfare Act" Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 6-7

"The generation gap" David Byng Fur & Feather Jan. 2010 p. 7

"Getting started, the hidden facts" Rabbits Jan. 2003 p. 5 [letter on pitfalls of getting into the rabbit fancy with dodgy breeders selling diseased stock, etc.]

"Heading for meltdown?" Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 20-23 [readers respond to Geoff Russell's Lutine Bell article]

"Here come the girls" Vic Compton Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 10 [on the difference women make to the fancy]

"In the mood" David Byng Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 29 [on the resilience, self reliance and sense of duty of the older generations esp in regard to rabbit keeping]

"Inside the 'Hutch'" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 52-53 [Eddie's new series on the rabbit fancy], June 2013 p. 45

"Irrational fears" David Byng Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 45 [on how fear drives society and how this affects fancy]

"Is the fancy for me?" Duncan Gray [letter] Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 49

It's up to us to promote our fancy" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 4

"John Haynes on how to  enjoy 'The fancy'". Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 37

"John Self column" Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p.26 [on the results of the referendum and removal of the Management Committee, and the decline in numbers of the Silver Fox]

"John Self column" Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 26 [on the need for more women running the rabbit fancy and more to be done via new technology]

"John Self column" Rabbits Dec. 2003 p. 2 [on things settling down in the rabbit fancy, difficulties coming up with something to say when judging 'middling' rabbits]

"John Self column" Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 5 [response to "Penside perspectives" on improvements in the Beveren, ticking on Silver Foxes]

"John Self column" Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 22 [response to Lutine Bell and comment not much comes of this type of article, gap between those with ideas and the MC]

"John Self column" Fur & Feather  June 2007 p. 19 [on the successful way Guernsey funds rabbit shows; BRC - club or council?]

"John Self column" Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 7 [on the lack of response to issues he has raised, the future of the fancy, the need for publicity] letter from David Byng in response Feb. 2008 p. 12

"John Self column: please think about the election of the Management Committee, it is very important to have the right talent to run this business" Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 12 [includes table showing decline in BRC membership 1999-2009]

"Letter from the Chairman of the governing body" Neil Gardiner Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 43 [statement on an anonymous caller to the treasurer, John Fletcher, criticising him for  not attending the AGM and asking him why he was in German y when  his son is supposed to be so ill]

Letters Fur & Feather Aug, 30, 2001 p.17, Sept. 13, 2001 p. 5 Oct. 25, 2001 p. 15, Nov. 8, 2001 p. 4-5; Sept. 2006 p. 68-69

"The Lutine Bell" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 42 [Russell is sure the fancy is dead]

"Many aspects of love" David Byng Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 5 [love as it is manifested in aspects of the fancy, from showing, to the soppier people and their pet rabbits, spoiled and badly behaved rabbits, etc.]

"Meet the new team at the BRC" Fur & Feather Oct 2011 p. 40-41

"Meeting of the BRC Governing Body 12 May" [letter] Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather Aug. 2012 p. 34 (Judy was annoyed the  BRC's minutes seemed to blame her for the non-event of rabbit hopping when it turns oujt it was a result of the BRC's insurance not covering such event"]

"Message in a bottle" by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 21 [improving shows, disposal of rabbit waste] + response from David Byng Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 8

"Message to all BRC members" [letter] Eddie & Pauline Kell Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 3 [questioning wisdom of selling off Purefoy House and renting as reported in minutes of 15 Jan 2012 meeting in Apr. 2012]

"Modernise the fancy" [letter] Yanina Jenkins Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 36

"My impressions and views over the years" letter C. Lewis Fur & Feather  Oct. 2005 p. 43 [on changes in the Fancy and in pose of English rabbit] + follow up after article on English rabbits Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 35

"New ideas from a former fancier" [letter] Paul Kelly Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 38 [suggests entries on the day]

New BRC Secretary introduction Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. 41

"New Year's resolutions, no problem" David Byng Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 7

Non welcoming fancy" [letter] Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 21

"Notes from the shed" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 14 [on possible impact of Animal Welfare bill on the fancy, likens it to Beeching's cuts to the rail system]

"Operation boost the rabbit fancy. we are only custodians of the fancy, we have a duty to pass on the fan cy to future generations" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Feb 2012 p. 40-41

"Our long term problem"  by Maurice Connolly. Rabbits Apr. 2004 p. 2 [lack of helpers causing club closures] + other letters on declining membership, BRC decisions, all contributing to the decline of the fancy] Follow up letters Rabbits May 2004 p. 34

"An out of touch fancy" 2 letters Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 52-53

"Outsourcing the BRC service to bring us back into profit is the only viable way to go [letter] Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 43

"Penside perspectives" by Warren Burrows. Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 58-59 [on state of the fancy, how to keep newcomers, unscrupulous breeders]

"Penside perspectives" by Warren Burrows. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 54-55 [on the decline of local clubs and their necessity]

"Pitfalls & rewards" Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 34 [on getting into the rabbit fancy]

"Praise for the British Rabbit Council" by Gordon Coe.  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 9 [on BRC's successful efforts on his behalf to get the local RSPCA to return his rabbit to him]

"Problem with the Fancy" [letter] Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 41 [complaint about the back-biting]

"Promoting the fancy" Pamela L Bourne [letter] Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 62-63

"A 'proper job'" David Byng Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 39 [decline in fancy reflected in decline in society, mainly in proper upbringing of younger generations]

"Rabbit rings" Kev Baker [letter] Fur & Feather  Nov. 2007 p. 33

"Reflections" David Byng Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 8

"Regulations  for BRC affiliation" [letter] Malcolm Nicholson Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 38 ['querying BRC minute 7 May 2011 saying their requirements of financial statements, AGM inites for affiliates is only for joining, not subsequent and is in contradiction of their own rules]

"Rehoming unwanted animals" by Belinda Francis Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 12 [suggestion of rules to curb impulse buying at shows etc through a licensing system]

"Reply yo all the moaners and groaners and anti BRC brigade" [letter] Neil Gardner (chairman, BRC MC) [letter] Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 33

"Review of 2001 Fur & Feather Jan. 3, 2002 p. 5+7-9

"Revolution" David Byng Fur & Feather May 2011 p. 31 [on keeping the younger generation in the fancy]

"Self-penning design on show at Lincs Champs" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 6 [collapsible cages similar to those now permitted in cat fancy or my display cages]

"Smallest rabbit in the world?" Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 62 [how to publicise shows and the fancy]

"Smile, please" Marie Ross [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 34

"Speak to the membership" - John Evans Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 39 [letter outlining what is needed to improve the BRC and the fancy], letters (including BRC"s reply) Oct. 213 p. 38-39

"Special General Meeting called" Rabbits Aug. 31, 2002 p. 3

"The state of the Fancy, 2007" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 16-17

"Summer expectations" David Byng Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 5 [on difficulties facing fanciers through the modern world - overzealous legislation, more sentimental approach to animal keeping, etc.]

"Thank you" David Byng Fur & Feather Dec. 2012 p. 40 [his final column]

"This is the rabbit fancy" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June 2002-Aug. 2002

"That was the year that was: Travels with the President's waistcoat" by Dennis Sutton. Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 50

"Thoughts" Vic Compton Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 49 [on newer fanciers who get vitriolic if criticised or their rabbit doesn't do well and charge a lot for those they sell because they breed "cute" breeds  "twonks" in other words]

"Thoughts of a born-again breeder" Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 43 [suggestions to halt the Fancy's decline]

"A thousand words" David Byng Fur & Feather Nov. 2011 p. 42 [his penultimate column]

"Under investment and lack of value will be the demise of the Fancy" [letter] Fur & Feather March 2011 p. 16

"Unsung heroes" David Byng Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 4 [those who work for the rabbit fancy]

"Utterly Dizzy" Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 30-31 - account of the BRC 2011 AGM from an outsider's point of view] plus account from F&F p. 34-36

"The Victor Hales column" Fur & Feather Jan. 17, 200 p. 8 [on streamlining shows and difficulties of getting people to stay and take down]

"Views from a not so newbie" by Venetia Thompson. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 17

"The way ahead"  by Harry Walters. Fur & Feather Aug. 16, 2001 p. 3 + letter p. 4

"Way ahead part 2" by Harry Walters. Fur & Feather Nov. 22, 2001 p. 5

"The way forward" by Ivor Fox Rabbit Oct. 2002 p. 33-35

"The way forward, 2002-2005" by Ivor Fox. Fur & Feather May 23, 2002 p. 4-5

"We have to plan a future, we don't want to wake up one morning to find it is all over" John Self Fur & Feather Apr. 2011 p. 30-31

"We need to keep the Fancy alive: a young Fancier's plea" -Charlotte Needham Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 54 [suggests raising upper age limit for Juniors among other things]

"Website warning" Steve Walley Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 63 [criticising the practice of putting photos of nestlings up and taking deposits on same]

"What a carry on, angry scenes at BRC AGM" Fur & Feather May 9, 2002 p. 4  + follow up letters May 23, 2002 p. 2

"What a shambles" [letter] Rabbits Jan. 2004 p. 46 [first timer's experience at the rabbit show from hell] + follow up letters and The John Self Column Rabbits March 2004 p. 2-3

"What do Juniors want?" letter by Marie Salt. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 68 [also gives some background about Marie Salt]

"What does it cost?" by Colin Budd. Rabbits Jan. 2003 p. 5 [letter on the cost of running shows]

'What every beginner needs" David  Byng Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 65

"Why I didn't choose to become a brain surgeon" by John Self Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 14 [on the pleasures of the small animal fancy]

"Why I gave up rabbit showing and breeding" [letter] Diane Pearson Fur & Feather July 2010 p. 27

"Will there be a coney credit crunch?" Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 45 [effects of rising prices on rabbit fancy include letter from me on the effects of the drought on prices]

Young fanciers" Arnie Hill (BRC president) [letter] Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p.12

 

CAVY BREEDING

"Art of breeding cavies" Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 31

Behaviour on the breeding pen - Patricia Hutchinson Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 62-63

"Breeding cavies" by Margaret Elward. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 58-59

"Breeding exhibition cavies" Fur & Feather Apr. 26, 2001 p. 11+24

"Buy the best possible cavies when starting a strain" Fur & Feather July 5, 2001 p. 8

"Care of the pregnant sow" by Patricia Hutchinson Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 10-11, Sept. 20-07 p. 62

"Cavies, an adventure" by A E Frost. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 23

"Cavies, the art of breeding is to know your stock" Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 74

"Challenge of the cavy breeding season" Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 72, reprinted Feb. 2011 p. 35

"In the caviary" by Becki Boraston. Fur & Feather  March 29, 2001 p. 9

"Nutrition of breeding cavies" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather Jan. 31, 2002 p. 15

"Problems in the breeding pen" Patricia Parkinson Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 60

"Problems with winter litters" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 54

"Selection brings perfection" by A E Frost. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 14

 

CAVY BREEDS

"Purebred cavies" by Margaret Elward. Fur & Feather July 2006 p-. 37

"Something completely different" Allan Trigg [on bald breeds of cavies] Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 58

Top of the cavy pops: 2005" Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 35 (Self Black, Rex, PE Goden)

Abyssinians

"The Abyssinian" by Jane Lowe. Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 8-9

"The Abyssinian" by Sid Taylor. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 73

"The Abyssinian cavy" by Brian Cutting Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 21-22

Agoutis

"Beginners guide to the agoutis" Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 4-5

"Faults in the Agouti" by Brian Cutting  Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 23-24

"Introduction to non-self varieties part 1: Agoutis and Argentes" Allan Trigg, photos Lyndon Nowell Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 12

Coronet

"The long haired breeds" Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 62-63

Dalmatians

"Tri-colour Dalmations" by Daved Miller. Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 25

Dutch

"Cream Dutch, the subtle choice" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 26-27

"Dutch cavies in 2010" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 44

"Introduction to non-self varieties part 2: Dutch" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 60

"Review of the Dutch year 2009" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p-. 68-69

"A review of today's Dutch" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 29 + 33

"Today's Dutch, part 2: Colours and breeders" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 12

Harlequin & Magpie

"Harlequins & Magpie cavies" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 28

Himalayans

"The Himalayan" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 84

"The Himalayan" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 11

"Himalayan cavy" Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 61

Peruvian

"The long haired breeds" Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 62-63

"The Peruvian" Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 23

"The Peruvian" Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 58

"The Peruvian cavy" Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 13-14

"The Peruvian cavy" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 61

Rex

"The Rex cavy" by Jane Lowe. Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 9

"The Rex cavy" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 57

"More on Rex cavies" by Jane Lowe. Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 9

Ridgeback

"The Ridgeback, new kid on the block" by Allan Trigg.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 16

Roan

"The Roan" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 60

Self

"Introduction to the Self varieties" Allan Trigg, photos  Lyndon Nowell Fur & Feather  April 2008  p. 6-9, May 2008 p. 60

"Pink-eyed White" by Margaret Elward. Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 37 [from the Guinea Piglopaedia]

"Pink-Eyed Golden" Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 69

"Points to aim for when breeding Self Black" Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 16

"Self cavies for beginners" Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 17

"The Self Chocolate for the beginner" Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 73

"The Self colours" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 p. 54-55

"The Self Cream" Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 37

"Self Lilac" by Hans l. Schippers & W. Flokstra. Fur & Feather  July 2009 p. 11

Sheltie

"The long haired breeds" Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 62-63

"Sheltie"  Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 48

 

Tortoise & White

"The smooth Tortoiseshell and White" Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 55

"The Tortoise & White" by Avriel H. Allen. Fur & Feather Pct. 2002 p. 10-11

"Tortoise & White" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather  March 2006 p. 45

"Tortoise and White for beginners" Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 11

 

CAVY CARE & HEALTH

"A to Z of cavy health" by Virginia Richardson  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004-June 2006

"Aneurysm" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 11

"Autumn M.O.T. for cavies" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 59

"Beat the heat" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 12

"A beginner's guide to keeping, breeding and showing cavies" by Patricia Hutchinson. Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 63

"Blondie the house pig" by Beck Boraston. Fur & Feather July 2003-Aug. 2003t.

"A case of cystitis" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 38

"Cavies and stress" by Mette Lybeck Ruelokke. Fur & Feather  Dec. 2002 p. 30

"Cavies at the vet" by Kevin Eatwell. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 16-17

"Cavy ailments & general welfare" by Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 54-55

"Cavy comments please" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 62 [on a mysterious syndrome of bare patches on his sow's flanks, no itching, no obvious ovarian cysts]

"'Cavy helpline promotes health and welfare'" [newspaper article] Fur & Feather Apr. 26, 2001 p. 8

"Cavy housing: a beginner's guide" Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 16

"Cavy keeping" Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 74 [extracts from Guinea Piglopaedia]

Change of bedding to chopped straw treated with antifungal and eucalyptus oil caused death of cavies. Owen Davies comments. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 64

"Chlamydia in guinea-pigs" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 64-65

"Chlamydia in cavies" Allan Trigg [letter] Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 12-13

"Common diseases of guinea pigs" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Feb. 28, 2002 p. 9

"Contaminated manure" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 52

"Detecting and treating ringworm" Rob Watkins Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 35

The correct way to hold a cavy" Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 60

"Eye test for cavies" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 9

Fitting in cavies Simone Thissen Q&A Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 8

"Four killer diseases" Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 11

"Fur & Feather casebook" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 61 [cavy skin problems]

"Good weather can be bad nedws" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 31 [on prolonged dry spell affecting price and availability of hay]

"Guinea pig Ben is two 'stones' lighter thanks to PDSA"  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 15 [removal of bladder stones]

"Guinea pig nutrition" S.J.P. Thissen Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 8

"Health and happiness in the caviary" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 49

"Housing" Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 9

"Housing cavies" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 10

"Housing cavies" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather August 2014 p. 6

"Housing guinea pigs indoors" by Cynthia Garlick. Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 22

"Housing for cavies" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 29

"Housing for small livestock" Fur & Feather March 2005 p. 5+28

"Housing the cavy" by Margaret Elward. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 45

"Housing the cavy" Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 30

"How to bathe a cavy" Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 9

"How to overcome the effects of winter" Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 44

"Hygienic and durable ways to build and preserve cavy hutches" by George Howard. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 15, reprinted March 2010 p. 4-5]

"In the caviary" by Beck Boraston. Fur & Feather Apr. 12, 2002 p. 22

"In the caviary [on hay]" by Beck Boraston. Fur & Feather May 7, 2001 p. 9

"In times of adversity" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 39 [what to do if on light duties, after an operation etc.]

Loss of condition in ca vies in autumn and winter [letter] Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 5

Lumps on the back.  Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 7

"Mainly for the beginner" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 18

"Max loses a stone" Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 57 [cavy with bladder stone]

"Mouth scabs" by Allan Trigg.  Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 24

"Over the  counter products" by Melanie E Allen. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 57 [treatments for skin problems]

"Pest problems for small animals" by Dr Sue Huggett. Fur & Feather  July 2006 p. 5

"Pet cavies" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather May 9, 2002 p. 6

"Petshop tales" by Beck Boraston Fur & Feather  Mar. 1, 2001 p. 9

"Pregnancy problems for guinea pigs" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather Feb. 15, 2001 p. 34

"Pregnancy toxaemia (ketosis) in cavies" Virginia Richardson Fur & Feather Aug 2011 p. 30

"Rosie the guinea pig lives to squeak another day"  Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 23 [had two lumps the size of golf balls removed from her abdomen]

"Seasonal troubles in the caviary" Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 32-33

"Should I worm my cavies?" letter Debra Mallet. Reply Virginia Richardson "No, not necessary' . Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 6

"Stock needs adequate protection, make sure your housing provides it" Pamela Parkinson Fur & Feather June 2008 p.40

"Summer feeding tips" Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 55

"Thoughts on animal welfare" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather  Oct. 2009 p. 30

"Tips on cooling down small animals in hot weather" by Elaine Pendlebury Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 10

"Winter care" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 23 [discusses different types of housing]

 

CAVY FANCIERS

Avriel Allen [breeder of Black Himalayans and Tortoise & White] Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 54-55

Pauline Avery "Why I enjoy keeping cavies" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 5

Brian Cutting [Abyssinian breeder] Fur & Feather Nov. 2010 p. 9

Pam Hillier Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 58

Caroline Jones [Isle of Wight breeder of longhairs] Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 26

Diane Nunn [judge and breeder of Silveer Agoutis and Beige] Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 25

Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 49

 

CAVY MISCELLANY

"Audrey" [pet guinea pig and show winner] Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 56

"British Cavy Council & sales of stock" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather  Aug 2012 p. 45

"The cavy fancy in the UK" by Jane Lowe. Fur & Feather  Apr. 11, 2002 p. 7-8

"Cavy profile: Yorkshire Cavy Club" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 41

"First guinea pig portrait" Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 41

"Guinea pigs in the Andes" [summary of E. Morales' 'The guinea pig, healing, food and ritual in the Andes'] Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 10

"Cavies on the Continent: Part one, A beginner's guide to the Agoutis" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p.4-5

"Cavies on the Continent. Part 2: the Selfs"  by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 10-11

"Cavies on the Continent. Part 3: Marked cavies" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003-Jan. 2004

"Cavies on the Continent. Part 4: Cavies with exceptional hair structure" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 23

"Cavies on the Continent. Part 5: Some newer varieties" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 17

"Cavies in South Africa" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 46

"The cavy and South American civilization" by Allan Trigg.  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 10

"The fancy is not perfect but I like it" by Brian Cutting. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 15

"Gay (equal) rights in the caviary" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 35 (on housing boars together)

"Genitirix steps in to help Cavy Corner" Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 63 [rescue of 100 cavies with fungal and other problems from a house in Hampshire]

"Grumblings of a guinea pig grandma" Molly Kinghorn [letter] Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 63

"Potentially misleading information in cavy books" British Cavy Council statement signed by Brian Mayoh Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 47 [on people taking statements in The really useful guinea pig guide and the Mini Encyclopaedia of Guinea Pigs regarding Dalmatians and Roans to mean they have inherent weaknesses]

"The private life of the cavy" Patricia Hutchinson Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 64-65

"Ratty the travelling guinea pig" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 25

"This and that, cavy-wise" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 44 [new venue for Bradford, review of the cavy standards, Animal Welfare bill]

"What do you want from the cavy fancy?" by Tom Deeming. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 69

"What's for dinner?" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 34 [on cavies and rabbits as food, especially given various reports on the unsustainability of beef etc. production]

CLUBS

"125 years of the National Himalayan Rabbit Club" Fox Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 7 + p. 9-10

Australian National Rabbit Council Inc affiliation with BRC approved at 15 Jan 2012 meeting Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 39

Banbury Fanciers Society "The rise and fall of the Banbury Fanciers Society" Bill Parish Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 38-39 [130 year old club disbanded because not enough people to run shows]

"The Belhaven Trust, promoting the present, financing the future" Dave Sim Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 46

"The Belhaven Trfust"Keith Brand Fur & Feather Oct 2012 p. 13

"The Beveren Club" Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 42-43

"Bristol memories, a personal view" Jon Willis [letter] Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 63

"Bristol Rabbit Club" Jon Willis [letter] Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 72

British Belgian Hare Club (Ask the club no. 6) Fur & Feather  June 2014 p. 48

"British Mini Rex Club" Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 39 announcement of affiliation with BRC, announcement became the National Mini Rex club 1 Feb 2012 club notes Apr. 2012 p. 34

British  Mini Rex Club "All things are possible" Gary Murphy Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 30

British Mini Rex Club "What a fantastic day!" Emma Goodfellow Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 8-9 [on their first seminar] plus letter p. 24 from Arnie Hill

British Mini Rex Club "An eye opener" - Arnie Hill Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 p. 9 [on the club's August seminar]

British Mini Rex Club "Truly a wonderful day" Fur & Feather  Oct. 2014 p. 5-6 [annual seminar]

Carlisle & District Rabbit Club's FAB  weekend - Jenny Carlile Fur & Feather  March 2014 p. 31 [on club's entry into the Burgess Small Animal Show's inter-club knockout]

Carlisle & District Rabbit Club - Ask the Clubs no. 15 Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 40

Central Suffolk Rabbit and Cavy Fanciers: "SOS: support our AG<" - letter from Paul Hopkins, calling for more mmebrs to stand for committee positions Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 34

Chinchilla Giganta Rabbit Club - plea for more members and exhibitors as not viable without same, shows running at a loss of about £30, club in 91st year. Fur & Feather Dec. 2013 p. 29

"Chins up! A brief history of the Chinchilla Clubs and a progress report" Brian Gallagher Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 19

Darlington & District Rabbit Club "Surprise! Surprise!" Ann Stephenson Fur & Feather March 2011 p. 14 [two parties at Darlington & District RC, one for the president's 80th, Ray Siswick and to commemorate Howard Marshall's 50 years as secretary to the Yarm RC]

Didcot & District Rabbit Club  "Wanted, fit men" Jane Billinge [letter] Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 51 [Didcot & District Rabbit Club facing closure through lack of able-bodied men to help with shows]

Didcot & District Rabbit Club "Sad farewell  to Didcot" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather  Oct. 2012 p. 11 [Eddie judges their last show]

Didcot & District Rabbit Club "Rabbit showing, past, present & uncertain future, the Didcot experience' Jane Billinge Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 38

Doncaster DSL Rabbit Club : Ask the Clubs no. 16 Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 7

"Doncaster Excelsior Rabbit Club is back!" Nicki Trebicki Fur & Feather Nov. 2011 p. 8

"Doncaster Excelsior Rabbit Club: Happy 100th Birthday" Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 9

Doncaster Excelsior Rabbit Club: announcement of merger with Sheffield and Leeds Rabbit Club, club to be called the DSL Excelsior Rabbit Club Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 p. 42

"Durham Rabbit Club to  relaunch" [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2011 p. 4

Durham & District Rabbit Club homeless after hall high charges went up - letter from Eddie Kell Fur & Feather July 2015 p. 36

"East Anglia Lop Circle is under new management" Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 37 [club was about to fold because no one would take on executive positions until Sharon Oston and Kerry Harden volunteered]

East Midlands Fanciers Rabbit Club future to be discussed at December show as committee down to 4) Fur & Feather Dec. 2015 p. 1

"Exeter & South West Rabbit Counties Rabbit Club" Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 34 [70th anniversary show and history]

"Facebook and rabbit clubs" - Denise Laidlow Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 25

"Facebook critics" S Sproson letter responding to Denise Laidlaw Fur & Feather June 2015 p. 36

Fareham & Southampton RC  "Clubs, can you help?" [letter] David Byng Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 27 [on theft from Fareham & Southampton RC of newly purchased pens and trailer], another plea for help letter March 2012 p. 24

Four Counties Rabbit Club new club being set up Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 52

Guernsey Rabbit and Cavy Club Fur & Feather  Oct. 2014 p. 40

Guernsey Rabbit & Cavy Fanciers : Ask the Clubs no. 15 Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 4-5

"Harlequin Rabbit Club 1943-2003. Rabbits Jan. 2003 p. 3

Harlow Rabbit and Cavy Club "Harlow's Silver Anniversary Show  11 September 2005" Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 71

"Hastings & St Leonard's Rabbit and Cavy Club" Nikki Reed [letter] Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 49 [on revival of this club]

"Hednesford Rabbit & Cavy Club looks to the future with confidence" Fur & Feather Jan., 2016 p. 12

"Himalayan Club at a standstill" Geoff Boot [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 58-59

"In the chair" [on the duties of a chairman] Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 30-31

King's Lynn Fur & Feather Society "100 years old club vows to continue its rabbit section despite showpen theft" Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 35

"Lancashire Dutch Rabbit Club celebrates its 75th" - Colin Barton Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 41

"The London English Rabbit Society celebrates its centenary" Gary Lees Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 21

"Medway Towns : Ask the Clubs no. 18" Fur & Feather June 2015 p. 32-33

"Meet the clubs who enjoy promoting the rabbit habit" [Greater London Dutch, Sleaford, Colchester, Gloucester] Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p.46-47

National Angora Club "Wet and wild weekends for the National Angora Club" Lesley Hordon Fur & Feather Oct 2012 p. 6

National Angora Rabbit Club : Ask the Clubs no. 19 Fur & Feather July 2015 p. 52-53

National Blue Rex Club Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 56

National Cashmere Lop Club "Cashmere celebration" Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 33 [National Cashmere Lop Club's 20th birthday]

National Cashmere Lop Club "Cashmere Club celebrates twenty years" by Simon Whincup. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 34-35

"The National Chinchilla Rabbit Club" by Kath Tomlinson. Fur & Feather  May 2005 p. 18-19

National Chinchilla Rabbit Club (Ask the club no. 1) Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 41

"National Chinchilla Rabbit Club - closing in on our centenary year!" Joe Carey Fur & Feather   Nov. 2015 p. 4-5

National Chinrex Club 1945-2015 aND COUNTING Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 12

National English Rabbit Club's 2008 Young Stock Show Fur & Feather Sept. 2008 p. 51

National English Rabbit Club's 2008 adult stock show Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 36-37

National English Rabbit Club's 2012 ASS Brian Kettlewood Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 37

National English Rabbit Club's 2013 ASS Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 10 (+ secretary's report p. 40;  letter praising the show p. 54)

National English Club's 2014 ASS "Forever an Englishman...." Fur & Feather  Jan. 2014 p. 12-13

National English Rabbit Club 2015 ASS Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 10-11

National English Rabbit Club's 2015 YSS Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 4-5

National English Rabbit Club "Is this the Fancy's most valuable trophy? The Tom Millar Memorial Gold Shield" Julie Miller Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 41 {National English Rabbit Club trophy with pure gold on  wood, kept in a bank vault]

National Ermine Rex Club (Ask the club no. 5) Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 51

National Flemish Giant Rabbit Club "Celebrating 125 years of he Flemish Giant Fur & Feather Jan. 2016p. 13

National Himalayan Rex Club Fur & Feather Sept. 2014 p. 5

National Lilac Rabbit Club - ask the clubs no. 13 Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 57

"National Mini Rex Rabbit Club"  BRC IC chairman suggested it be declared null and void as no AGM since 2007 and no paperwork sent to BRC. Agreed to affiliate British Mini Rex Club as an Area Club] Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 43, notice in Apr. 2012 p. 35 from National Mini Rex Club asking member for 2010/12 to confirm membership to settle accounts. BRC meeting 15 Jan 2012 noted letter from National Mini Rex RC and that they had failed to comply with BRC conditions.

National Miniature Lop Club "Lops galore!" by Phil Batey.  Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 32-33 [10th anniversary show of the National Miniature Lop Club]

National Miniature Lop Rabbit Club "The NMLRC 15th anniversary show" Phil Batey Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 8-10

National Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club (Ask the club no. 3) Fur & Feather  March 2014 p. 13

National Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club 2012 ASS and President's Show Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 36

National Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club 2013 ASS and President's Show Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 38-39 (photos of winning rabbits Feb. 2014 p. 8-9)

National Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club 2014 ASS Fur & Feather  Jan. 2015 p. 32-33

National Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club 2015 ASS Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 8-9

"National Orange & Fawn Rex Rabbit Club celebrate their Golden Jubilee year" Janice Calvert Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 32

National Orange & Fawn Rex Rabbit Association (Ask the club no. 2) Fur & Feather Feb. 2014 p. 43

National Polish Rabbit Club "Next stop Europe??" Robin Day Fur & Feather Sept. 2008 p. 12 [National Polish Rabbit Club's 2008 seminar]

National Polish Rabbit Club "Polish seminar a success' Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 74 [National Polish Rabbit Club's seminar]

National Silver Fox Club "Eighty one years of Silver Foxes" Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 12

National Silver Fox Club "The Foxite saga" by John Self. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 37 [National Silver Fox Club]; Apr. 2006 p. 17 ; May 2006 p. 20

National Silver Fox Club "John Self column" Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 17 [on National Silver Fox Club, Silver Foxes, writing show reports]

National Silver Fox Club "Silver Fox Club celebrates its 80th birthday" by Jeannette Nelson. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 40-4

National Silver Fox Club "Put the Silver Fox back on the map!" letter from Natasha Rickman Woods, Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 44

National Silver Rabbit Club Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 40

National Silver Rabbit Club's 125th anniversary Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p.32-33

"New national breed club for the Miniature Lop" [letter] Dee Millen Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 52

"Northampton Raunds & District Rabbit Club announcement of closure Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 46 & p. 64, letter from Tony Smith Teritone Stud) with memories Nov. 2011 p. 4

Northern Argente Circle : Ask the Clubs no. 17 Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 9

Northern Argente Club: "From Silver to Diamond" - Peter Smith, the [ast 35 years. Fur & Feather Sept. 2015 p. 34-35

Northern Tan RC "Down memory lane with the Northern Tan" Fur & Feather  July 2003-Aug. 2003

"Open letter to all Bradford exhibitors, judges and visiting BRC members" [letter] Paul Threapleton (Bradford Small Livestock Society) Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 46 [criticises BRC decision not to allow exhibitors to collect rings from their stand at the Bradford)

"Publicity is key" - Paul Keen letter Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 32

Rare Varieties Rabbit Club -spreading the word" - Jenny Malcam. Fur & Feather Dec. 2013 p. 33

"Reading & County Rabbit Club: Down memory lane: Promising beginning by new Reading club Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 37

"The roof over our heads" by Jan Pilkington. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 12 [Wallsend Rabbit Club took over the running of the Wallsend Community Centre in order to keep it as a venue]

Scottish Rabbit Club "Alternative to T in the park, it's K in the forest" Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 44-45 [Scottish Rabbit Club's judging seminar]

Scottish Rabbit Club "Scotland celebrates the rabbit habit with a barbecue and judging seminar at Stewartshill Farm" by David Gallagher.  Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 34

Scottish Rabbit Club "Enthusiasm breeds enthusiasm" by Rab Young. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 47

"A secretary's revolt: about time!" Ann Stephenson, letter responding to Denise Laidlow on getting suitable halls] Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 32

"Social media - is it for you and your club?" - Emma Lightfoot Fur & Feather  March 2014 p. 18-19

Southern Dutch Rabbit Club (Ask the club no. 4) Fur & Feather  April 2014 p. 43

"Southern club returns to support the beautiful Silver Fox" Nicky Hicks Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 38

Southern Tablelands Rabbit club affiliation approved BRC meeting 7 May 2011 Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 43

"Southwestern Fanciers Society" by Neil Robertson. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 29

Swindon Rabbit Club Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 58

"Swindon Rabbit Club rescued"  Fur & Feather August 2014 p. 38

"Swindon's success story" - Nweil Robertson Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 56

Swindon Rabbit Club: Spotlight on Swindon" Fur & Feather  Feb. 2015 p. 9

Swindon Rabbit Club: Swindon, November 20" letter from Neil Robertson asking for assistance in clean up as everyone went home Fur & Feather  Jan. 2016 p. 34

Three Leighs Rabbit Club "We're back" [Three Leighs Rabbit Club] Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 12

Thrianta UK affiliated with BRC, club notes Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 50

"Thrianta UK: Ask the Clubs no. 14" Bernard Wrigley Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 4

"Truro Rabbit Club Fur & Feather Oct. 2012 p. 59

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Two parties came one: the Dutch fancy's event of the year" Paul Lyons Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 10-12

"UK Dutch Rabbit Club's Adult Stock Show 2009" Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 52

UK Dutch Rabbit Club celebrates its centenary Young Stock Show Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 11

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Democratic voting" [letter] R J Coleman Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 46 (criticising an article in UKDRC yearbook by B E Abnett on way of voting for president)

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Dutch treat" Fur & Feather Jan. 2006 p. 38

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "A real showman stood out on the day" Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 9 [

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "As 5 o'clock approached there was a buzz in the hall as we waited Best in Show" by Philip & Elizabeth Smethurst. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 46-47 [UKDRC's ASS & AGM]

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Dutch delight as Ray & Matt Cooper win UK YSS" Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 35 [includes UKDRC AGM report]

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Dutch puzzle" James Brenton [letter] Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 55 [on foundation date of Dutch rabbit club]

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Everything in apple pie order" at the UK Dutch club's annual Young Stock Show Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 35

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "For the second time in the UK Dutch Club's long history the Young Stock Show is staged in Scotland" by Philip & Elizabeth Smethurst. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 40-41

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Going Dutch?" Gary Booth Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 39-40 [UK Dutch Young Stock Show]

"UK Dutch RC" Bill & Jan Paley Fur & Feather Dec. 2011 p. 38 [brief report on UKDRC's Adult Stock Show & AGM]

"UK Dutch Rabbit Club "Well, I'll be a Dutchman" Gary Booth Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 8 (on YSS)

UK Dutch Rabbit Club "And the UK Dutch Club pulls out all stops to make it a weekend to remember" Fur & Feather Aug. 2012 p. 9-10 + 12 [includes reports from executive]

UK Dutch Rabbit Club 2014 ASS "With a fantastic entry of 216, Dutch fanciers had rallied again" Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 8-9 (+ secretary's report p. 40; review by Paul Keen p. 46, letter praising show p. 54)

UK Dutch Rabbit Club 2015 ASS "You couldn't write the script..." Fur & Feather  Jan. 2015 p. 10 + 14-15

UK Dutch Rabbit Club 2015 YSS Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 29-32

UK Dutch Rabbit Club 2015 President's report & Secretary's report. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2016 p. 46-49

UK Dutch Rabbit Club 100th Young Stock Show Fur & Feather August 2014 p. 1, Sept. 2014 p. 9-11

UK Dutch Rabbit Club: "Probably the best year book in the Fancy" Paul Keen reviews the 2015 UK Dutch yearbook July 2015 p. 6

"UK Dutch young winner does it again at Hurworth" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 62 [next secretaries Paul Lyons & Julie Pooke introduced, to learn ropes under Smethursts in 2008 and to take over from them in Jan. 2009]

"UKDRC ballot" [letter] E Farnham Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 38 [why was the BRC 2011 ballot rejected by the club, why a recount and by what authority, when was the meeting,  recount ballot reported in F&F March 2011 p. 21, recount scrutineered by Howard Marshall], statement on 2011 ballot by the business committee Aug. 2011 p. 39, public notice announcing resignation of secretaries Paul Lyons & Julie Pooke, their suspension as members ufn and Bill Paley and wife taking over Aug. 2011 p. 61, Sept. 2011 Club notes p. 39 explain Lyons & Pooke resigned, then were suspended, Roland Moncaster president for 6 months died July, public notice calling for new secretary/treasurer Sept. 2011 p. 64, 2012 ballot results Feb 2012 p. 52, letter from BRC chairman on 2011 ballot, apologising for keyhing errors which led to recount

United Kingdom Dutch Rabbit Club Adult Stock Show 2008" Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 36-37 {last show from retiring secretaries Philip and Elizabeth Smethurst]

"United Kingdom Dutch Rabbit Club's Adult Stock Show and AGM" Bill& Jan Paley, secretaries Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 33

U K Dutch Rabbit Club "Showtime 224 Dutch" ASS 2012 Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 10 (Gary Booth) + p. 38 (Paul Keen)

"United Kingdom Dutch Club's triumphant return to Swinton" Bill and Jan Paley Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 39

"Vienna Rabbit Club" George and Mari Baker [letter] Apr. 2010 p. 40 [proposal for same]

"Wallsend Rabbit Club celebrates 60 years" Fur & Feather  March 1, 2001 p. 7

"West Dutch & English Rabbit Club" Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 33

West Surrey Fanciers Association "Save our show!" [letter] Fur & Feather Sept. 2012 p. 27

Western & Welsh Chinchilla Club Fur & Fearther Dec. 2014 p. 31

Yarm & District Rabbit Club "Half a century at Yarm" [letter] Howard Marshall Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 27 [on his 50 years as secretary of Yarm & District RC]

Yorkshire Area English Club "Celebrating the club's 'golden anniversary'" Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p.45

 

COMPANION RABBITS

"Bringing up Dillon" Rowena Smith Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 60 plus article June 2011 p. 28 on how she was inspired by this F&F article to write a book about Dillon)

"Buster's story" by Georgie Hearne [enrichment of environment and change of diet to cure obesity] Fur & Feather July 2003 p.[19]

"Choosing a house rabbit" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 35

"Companion rabbits: Cardboard housing"  by Emma Magnus.  Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 28

"Companion rabbits: How long to rabbits live for?"  by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 29

"Companion rabbits: Litter training your rabbit" by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 26-27

"Companion rabbits: Meet Sam Lawrie, England's top rabbit show jumper" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 26

"Companion rabbits: Set another place for dinner" by Clare Stafford.  Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 3-6

"Companion rabbits: Sooty's story" [behaviour problems in a house rabbit] by Georgie Hearne. Fur & Feather Oct. 2002 p. 22

"Companion rabbits: Should rabbits always be homed as a pair?" Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 28

"Companion rabbits: Rabbit Welfare Fund conference" by Linda Dykes. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 20

"Companion  rabbits: Winter housing" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 20

"Companion rabbits" Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 27

"Contemplating a house rabbit" by Jane Sandiford. Fur & Feather Apr. 26, 2001 p. 4-5

"Counting the cost" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 8 [cost of pet insurance]

"Elliott's story" [a house rabbit French Lop] by Marion Gendall.  Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 32-33

"An enriched environment for a single rabbit" by Siobhan Murphy  Fur & Feather  Aug. 2004 p. 24

"Environmental enrichment for small animals" b y Sara Cowen.  Fur & Feather  July 5, 2001 p. 6-7

"Grooming and moult for the pet owner" Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 30

"Have fun in the sun, safely" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 25

"Holiday time" by Judy LeMarchant [on the pros and cons of pet-sitters] Fur & Feather Apr. 25, 2001 p. 8

"Hop, skip and a jump, toys for pet rabbits"  by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 26-27

"A house rabbit diet: the basics" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 36-37

"How to have a relaxed rabbit" by Emma Magnus.  Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 33

"I could tell I needed a holiday" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 64

"'I say hop and you say how high': training your pet rabbit, principles and practice" by Georgie Hearne. Fur & Feather Aug. 2003-Sept, 2003

"Is your garden a safe haven for small animals"  by Elizabeth George. [hazards in gardens]. Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 17

"Language of lagomorphs" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 36-37

"Litter training your pet rabbit" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 8

"Little things in life" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 56

"The loose morals of my pets" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 66 [on keeping rabbits together]

"My brown hero" by Anne Mitchell Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 54 [on acquiring a new Continental Giant and her impressions of the breeder's set up]

"Not-so-great outdoors" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 29 [on why you should have your rabbit inside]

"Pet rabbits, spring into summer" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 8

"Putting it all together, training your rabbit" by Georgie Hearne. Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 7

"Safe gardens for rabbits" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 31-32

"The Sib-Lab coalition" by Linda Dykes & Emma Magnus.[ on introducing dogs and rabbits] Fur & Feather Mar. 1, 2001 p. 10

"The slimming warren" [on dieting obese rabbits]  Fur & Feather June 2003-Oct. 2004

"Summertime - and the living isn't easy" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 24-25

"The tale of Smokey" by Doris Brown (Brownmoor Stud). Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 36 [rabbits made ill by eating too much lettuce]

"To have and to hold, handling companion rabbits" by Georgie Hearne. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 41

"Toys and play equipment for bigger bunnies" by Simon Tingwell. Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 23

"Training, useful tricks" by Georgie Hearne. Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 12

"When is a treat not a treat?" by Ellie Butler.  Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 14

"When your rabbit has to diet" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 10

 

FEEDING

"Adding barley/linseed supplements to a rabbit's diet" Sarah Elliott Fur & Feather  Nov. 2010 p. 29

"The art of feeding show rabbits is to get the balance right" by Tony Cannell. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 9-10

"Back to nature" - Fiona Campbell Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 6

Beans and rabbits letter Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 7

"Beatrix Potter and that lettuce" by Judy LeMarchant Fur  & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 19

"Be aware of the potential killer in your feed" by Simon Carr. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 5 [on mould in feed]

"The best diet" - Virginia Richardson Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 6

Burgess Pet Care: company profile Fur & Feather  March 2014 p. 30

"Calcium, a major nutritional problem" by Dr Malcolm Green. Fur & Feather March 15, 2001 p.4

"Can I start feeding greens?' [letter] Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 7 [when to start feeding greens]

"Cavies and the green stuff" by C J Davies. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 20

"Chewing it over" Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 20 [different feed companies' views on link between diet, dental problems and general health in rabbits]

"The dandelion" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 41

"Eat up your greens" by Pat Gaskin. Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 2

"Feeding cavies" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 10-11

"Feeding for a healthy rabbit" Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 33

"Feeding for fitness" by Geoff Russell Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 13 [on old-time fanciers' methods of feeding]

"Feeding frenzy" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 71

"Feeding of rabbits, a veterinary viewpoint" by Owen Davies.  Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 9

Feeding rabbits Emma keeble Fur & Feather Nov. 2011 p. 55

"Feeding rabbits" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 5-6

"Feeding rabbits" by Sophie Edwards. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 5

"Feeding rabbits" John Hodgkiss Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 24-25

"Feeding rabbits" by Tim Warren. Fur & Feather  June 2007 p. 62-63

"Feeding the adult guinea pig" by Dawn Hromanik & Peter Fisher Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 10

Fibre Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 74

"Focus is firmly on fibre for Burgess National Rabbit Week" Fur & Feather  Dec. 2008 p. 10

"Food and water, past and present" by J. C. Sandford. Fur & Feather Feb. 15, 2001 p. 14

"Food additives & supplements" - Clare Hamblion, Supreme Petfoods) Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 6

"Food for thought" by Ann Storey Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 20

"Food for thought" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather  Jan. 2014 p. 62 (growing your own greens)

"Food, glorious food" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 5

"The great grass debate" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 3-4

"Getting the balance right, feeding the domestic or exhibition rabbit" by Belinda Francis. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 4-6

"Going green for cavy contentment" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 8

"Growing rabbits and vegetables doubles the pleasure" Fur and Feather May 24, 2001 p. 9-10

"Guide to greenfoods: Nipplewort" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 62

"Happy birthday Russel! Supreme Petfoods looks back at 20 years of specialist diets and offer this  birthday tribute to their original product" Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 6-7

"Hay  grass, do rabbits need them?" Brigitte Reusch Fur & Feather Oct. 2009 p. 10-11

"Hay there!" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 20-21

"History of specialist nutrition for small pets" Nick Thomas Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 5

"How we feed our rabbits & cavies" Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 28-29 [extracts from letters page of Fur & Feather July 5, 1894]

"An ideal diet for domestic rabbits" by Nick Thomas. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 15 + 17

"The importance of correct carbohydrate and correct protein levels in the diet of the rabbit" by Matt Brash. Fur & Feather  June 2006 p. 6

"The importance of diet in rabbits" by Anna Meredith. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 5-7

"The importance of Vitamin C for cavies" by Hans L Schippers. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 28-29.

"The importance of water intake to rabbits" Fur & Feather Apr. 2011 p. 50

"Is basil a miracle cure?" letter  Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 6

"It's time to think about an allotment" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 13

Key areas of dietary advice for new owners Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 8

"Know your greenfoods: Shepherd's purse" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 4

"Know your greens (common comfrey, groundsel, chickweed, mallow) Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 7

"Know your weeds" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 7

"Know your weeds: Avens" Fur & Feather Apr. 2011p. 5

"Know your weeds: Claytonia" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 59

"Know your weeds: Hogweed" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 21

"Know your weeds: Groundsel" Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 61

"Living off the land (and the market stall)" by Allan Trigg Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 17; Aug. 2004  p. 6, Sept. 2004 p. 59; Oct. 2004 p. 51; Nov. 2004 p. 23, Dec. 2004 p. 44; Jan. 2005 p. 11; Feb.  2005; March 2005 p. 29

"Milk, an important food" Fur & Feather  Oct. 2013 p. 36-37 [reprinted from a 1969 issue]

"Not so Innocent fruit!" Birgitte Reusch Fur & Feather  Apr. 2010 p. 5

"Notes from the shed: Diet" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 19

"Notes from the shed: Feeding" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 21

"Notes from the shed: Hay" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 42

"Notes from the shed: Water" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 8

"Notes from the shed: You are what you eat or more precisely they are what you feed them" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 38-39 + letter Nov. 2006 p. 68

"Nutrition in rabbits" by Anna Meredith. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 5-8

"Nutrition in small animals during pregnancy and whilst feeding Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 9

"Principles of feeding" Sam Arnold Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 35

"A problem with guinea pig mix" b y Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather  Oct. 2005 p. 18

"Probiotics and prebiotics" by Nelson Veterinary Ltd. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 7

"Rabbit feeding and nutrition" Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 6-8

"Rabbit feeding in the yesteryear" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 45

"Rabbit husbandry Part 2: Feeding" Emma Magnus Fur & Feather  March 2009 p. 6

"Rabbit life stage feeding" - Burgess Excel Fur & Feather July 2014

"Rabbits are what they eat" by George Hearne. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 37

"Rabbits,  best feeding practice" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather Mar. 15, 2001 p. 6

"Salad days" by Pat & Eric Gaskin. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 3

"Salad days" Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 11-12 [green food for cavies and rabbits incl Vitamin C table]

"The price of a good summer" by Emma Magnus" Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 20-21 [on hay]

"The showman's guide to feeding rabbits" - John Hodgkiss Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 5; reprinted August 2015 p. 34

"Some ideas about mixed feeding" Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 33

"Sow/milk thistles" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 57

"A start in the fancy - a start on the allotment" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather  April 2014 p. 25

"Thoughts on feeding" by Allan Trigg Fur & Feather June 2015 p. 39

"Trade secrets: Burns Pet Nutrition and Rosewood Pet Products" by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 68-69 [on "natural" rabbit foods]

"Vet Matt Brash joins rabbit community in slamming misleading 'Innocent' rabbit campaign" Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 15 ['contains information on rabbit feeding - no fruit]

Wagg Foods : company profile Fur & Feather  Feb. 2014 p. 6

"Water"  Fur & Feather April 26, 2001 p. 3

"Water, water, everywhere, how safe is it to drink?" by Janice Calvert. Fur & Feather Dec. 2002 p. 20

"Weeds and garden greens provide the major needs of the rabbit" J H Swinglehurst. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 17 [originally published in 1950]

"What cavies like to eat: concentrated foods, hay and roots" b y C J Davies. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 35

"What is fibre?" by Ken Stirk. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 6

"What's in the bag?" Fur & Feather  Nov. 2008 p. 52 [Supreme Petfood]

"Who knows best?" David Byng Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 7

"Wild plants and herbs fro rabbits and guinea pigs" by Belinda Francis. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 58

"Will my rabbit die if I don't use medicated feeds?" by Lindsay Sissons. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 8-9 + follow up by Sissons Sept. 2005 p. 35

"You are what you eat" - Paul Keen plus vet and advertisers' comments Fur & Feather  Oct. 2014 p. 44-45

 

FICTION

"A cautionary tale" Fur & Feather Jan. 3, 2002 p. 9

"Christmas Pie, a Christmas fairy tale" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Dec. 20, 2001 p. 7

"The Christmas present" Ann Storey Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 7

"A Christmas tale: the President's waistcoat" by Geoff Russell. Rabbits Dec. 2003-Jan. 2004

"The curse of the white longtail" Ann Storey Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 48

"The gift" by Amy Berg Douglas. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003, p. 26-27

"In the beginning..." by George Scott Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 43 [originally published 33 years before, a tale of how the Dutch rabbit got its coat]

"Jack Frost" Ann Storey Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 40-41 [the rabbit and its progeny from hell]

"Peter and the rabbit" Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 28-29

"Polly's Christmas present" Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 62

"Tale for Christmas: the 2028 Bradford Championship Show" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Dec. 2002-Jan. 2003

 

FUR & FEATHER

"100 years ago" Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 60 [sampling of items from 1899]

"125 years of Fur & Feather" Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 30-31

"125 years of Fur & Feather the year 2013" - Neil Robertson Fur & Feather Dec. 2013 p. 8-9

"1992-2002, the best of the decade" [highlights of F&F under the Gaskins] Fur & Feather March 15, 2001 p.10

"Announcing further improvements to Fur & Feather, the world's longest running fancy magazine" Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 3 [merging Rabbits and Fur & Feather, plus short history of magazine]

"Behind the scenes at Fur & Feather incorporating Rabbits" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 49

"Down memory lane: 125 years of Fur & Feather: 70 years ago" Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 49-50

"Down memory lane 125 years of Fur & Feather: 80 years ago" Fur & Feather June 2013 p. 47-48

"Down memory lane: 125 years of Fur & Feather 115 years ago" Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 36-37

Editorial - Pat Gaskin Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 [brief history of KDS/Printing For Pleasure]

"An extraordinary year" Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 [the battle for Fur & Feather during 1992]

"Fur & Feather" Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 42-44

"Fur & Feather goes monthly from June 2002" Fur & Feather  May 1, 2002 p. 1+3

"Fur & Feather spanning three centuries of 'The Fancy'" Fur & Feather Apr. 11, 2002 p. 2

Letter, long-standing reader. Fur & Feather  Apr. 11, 2002 p. 4

"My two weeks work experience with Fur & Feather" by Tom Walters. Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 24-25

"Neil & Sandra's working holiday" Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 2-3

"Whatmough's George Scott" Fur & Feather Apr. 11, 2002 p. 6

"A very Merry Christmas to all our readers" Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 52-53 (history of Fur & Feather)

"Why doesn't WH Smith stock your magazine?" letter from Pauline Gilpin. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 57

 

GENETICS

"Ed Storey's rough guide to genetics. Fur & Feather March 14, 2002 p. 5

"Genetics" by John Hodgkiss. Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 8-9

"Introduction to genetics" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 10-11

"Introduction to genetics: Coat colour genetics of rabbits" by Owen Davies, Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 10-11 + Apr. 2004 p. 11

"The meaning of inheritance as applied to breeding" by A E Lancashire. Fur & Feather  June 2007 p. 61 [orig. published 1969], reprinted March 2010 p. 24

"Phenotype, genotype, environment" by Michael Miller.  Fur & Feather Mar. 1, 2001 p. 11-12 +13

"Reproduction and breeding" Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 10-11, reprinted July 2010 p. 28-29

"Selection criteria" by Owen Davies.  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 6-7 + comments from John Self Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 40 + Davies' own response Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 42

 

HISTORY

"Bare rabbit" by Julia Quilliam [brief history of the rabbit]. Fur & Feather June 7y, 2001 p. 13

"Birth of the British Rabbit Council" b y Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 52-53

"Bradford at Doncaster Harrogate Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 4-5 [move to Harrogate]

"Bradford Championship Show" Brian Emmett Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 36

"Bradford Excel Small Livestock Show" Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 55 [more on new venue and reasons for move]

"Bradford, why do fanciers call it the Bradford?" Fur & Feather Jan. 17, 2001 p. 11

"Cavies" [extracts from old Bradford show reports on different breeds] Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 34-35

"Cavies at the London, 1969-1974" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather  Oct. 2003 p. 12-13

"Cavies: News and comments from yesteryear" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 25

"Cavy chat" by Stella Lodge [on old cavy books] Fur & Feather Aug. 30, 2001 p. 4

"Cavy keeping in 1908" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 46-47

"Do you remember the days when BRC awards could be won by non members?' Fur & Feather  June 2014 p. 34

"Domestication of the rabbit and cavy" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2005 p. 34

"Early rabbit housing" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 8-9

Editorial Pat Gaskin Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 3 'on natural disaster esp. the East coast floods of Feb. 1953 and how it impacted on the fancy]

"Ellandy to Elmarda Dave Page Fur & Feather  Sept. 2010 p. 46

"Fanciers who grew fur coats in their gardens" Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 18-19

"The Edwardian rabbit fancy" Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 38-40

"The fabulous fifties" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 43--45

"Fancy that! 50 years ago" Fur & Feather  Feb. 2003 p. 6

"Fancy that! 1934/5 the birth of the British Rabbit Council"  by Pat Gaskin.  Fur & Feather  March 2003 p. 12

"Fancy that! [the BRC's first yearbook]. Fur & Feather Apr. 2003 p. 12

"Fancy that! [reprinted & edited version  of F. G. Woodgate's article 'Judging and stewarding at shows' from the 1943 BRC yearbook] Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 20

"A funny thing happened to me on my way to Alexanra Palace" (Down memory lane) - Syd Gilliard Fur & Feather  Jan. 2014 p. 41

"Fur & Feather snippets from 1894 and later" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Dec. 2012 p. 44

"Hallelujah for the London" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 42-43

"He's back! The story behind the London's 2014 logo" - Pat Gaskin Fur & Feather May 2014 p. 43

"Huddersfield history" Maureen Hoyle Fur & Feather Feb 2012 p. 44

"Inside the Hutch" - Eddie Hutchings, Fur & Feather March 2014 p. 8-9 [on wartime rabbit keeping and rabbits shows of his youth]

"James  Pickard, the BRC's first secretary" Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p-. 49

"The John Self Column" [on the importance of club archives] Fur & Feather  Feb. 2003 p. 25; follow up on the need for the B RC to have archives Apr.2003 p. 3

"Learning your trade the easy way!" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 36-38

Letter "Missing years" adding to the history of the the Welsh Dutch and English R.C. Rabbits March 2003 p. 2

"London memories" Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 14-17

"Memoirs of an English [rabbit breed] fancier"  by Harry Wailes. Fur & Feather May 10, 2001 p. 14

"Memories - Panel of '64" by Chas Petts. Fur & Feather June 21, 2001 p. 5

"Mollie and the Penny Cup" by John Elsdon. Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 17

"My blue print for '64" - N P Smith Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 36-37 [reprinted from Aug. 15, 1963 issue]

"My first Bradford" by Joan Hinch. Rabbits Apr. 2003 p. 26

"My first ever London Championship Show, 1979" by Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 3

"Notes from the shed: Looking back" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 20

"On the origin of (our) species" Lesley Hordon Fur & Feather Oct. 2009 p. 40-41

"Palace of varieties" by John Elder [on the Crystal Palace Shows] Fur & Feather Apr. 26, 2001 p. 6

"The rabbit and hare in ancient mythology" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 14-15

"The rabbit rail card" (Down memory lane) Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 33

"Rabbits worth their weight in gold?" Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 11

"Remains of Roman rabbit uncovered" Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 4

"A short hop down memory lane" by David Short. Fur & Feather  June 7, 2001 p. 11 + 13

"Show goes on" Pat Gaskin. Fur & Feather Jan. 2006 [history of the Bradford]

"The social worlds of poultry and rabbit breeding in Britain 1900=1940 [extracts from paper by Jenny Marie] Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 48-49

"Social history of the Rabbit world" by David Byng Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 58 [on gathering some history for a newspaper article]

"Tinker's tales" Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 16-17 [growing up in the 1940s]

"A Yorkshire fairy story, how Bradford became the Crufts of the rabbit world" by Michael S. Guy Rabbits June 2002 p. 7

 

JUDGING

"100 points" Andy Wilson Fur & Feather June 2015 p. 51

"2012 sees German style judging in the UK" Bernd Hũgel and Heiko Semmel, translated by Dorit Powell. Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 52-53

"Another good year and more to comer" - British Mini Rex Club Fur & Feather August 2014 p. 8-9

"At the judging table" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 14-15 [response from John  Self, Rabbits Apr. 2004 p. 7]; March 2004 p. 27-28; Apr. 2004 p. 7; Rabbits May 2004 p. 30; July 2004 Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 21  Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 16; Dec. 2004 p. 30, Jan. 2005 p. 36, Apr. 2005 p. 48; June 2005 p. 56; Aug. 2005 p. 42; Jan. 2006 p. 52; March 2006 p. 23; May 2006 p. 52-53

"Beginner's luck" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather June 20o12 p. 33 [on cheating at rabbit shows and fairness in judging]

"Behind the judging table" by Louise Young. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 17 [response to Eddie Hutching's article in Aug. 2005 issue on system for creating judges]

"BRC judging 'a mockery' letter by Terry Bevis Fur & Feather August 2015

"British Mini Rex judges training sessions" Kirsty Thompson Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 49

David James [Fancy and Lop judge] Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 53

"Diary of a newbie judge" Suzie Gardner Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 6, May 2011 p. 39-31

Dowle, H D H "H D H Dowle on judging 'Age limit classes'" Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 54

Dowle, H DH "H D H Dowle on joint judging" - Fur & Feather May 2014 p. 55

Eddie Hutchings announces he will no longer judge at shows more than 60 miles from his home Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 43

"Enough is enough" by Ivor Paull. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 42 [letter expressing disgust with judging system and resigning from BRC] + letter from Graham Baker regretting this state of affairs Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 17

"Future of the rabbit fancy" [letter on judging] Ann Stephenson Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 42 response Malcolm  Nicholson July 2009 p. 38, her response to him and Eddie Hutchings response to both Aug. 2009 p. 40-41, response to Malcolm Nicholson from Arnie Hill Oct. 2009 p. 34

"A German judge's visit to the London Supreme Championship Show 2009" Petra Otto Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 56-57

"Give the judge some thought" [letter] Neil Robertson  Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 35 [on need to pay judges a travel allowance]

"Harrogate, Lops and presentation" Bill Brake [letter] Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 40 [criticising Phil Batey's judge's report in the Bradford Post] plus Batey's response

"Inside the Hutch" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 32

"Inside the Hutch" - Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 54-55

"Inside the Hutch" - Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 54-55; June 2015 p. 8; Sept. 2015 p. 9-11

"An Irish welcome" Garry Richardson Fur & Feather  Jan. 2015 p. 15

"Is this acceptable?" - Leslie Thorpe [letter on rabbit biting judge and not being penalised as in the dog fancy] Fur & Feather  April 2014 p. 33

"The John Self column"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 5 [on training judges]

"The John Self column"  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 8 [on rules regarding substitute judges]

"The John Self column" Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 44 [on training Dutch rabbit judges, judging, his own and others]

"John Self on judging" Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 12-13

"John Self to hang up his coat" Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 9

"Joining a judging seminar programme" by Kate Evans Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 8

"The judge" by Meg Brown. Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 60-61

"Judges & judging" letter from G.P. Marquis Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 2

"Judges and judging panels" [letter] Paul Hopkins Fur & Feather Sept. 2009  p. 44

"Judges and juniors" [letter] Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 44

"Judging" Barry Taylor [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 35

"Judging a pet show" by Petra Otto.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 13

"Judging by memory?" Natalie Gould [letter] Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 42 [complaining g that most exhibits were not called back to the table for the challenge]

"Judging criteria" letter by Malcolm Nicholson Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 55

"Judging criteria " [letters] Linda Doidge, M. Richardson Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 65

"Judging critiques" John Self Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 11

"Judging Dutch rabbits" Brian Green Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 57

"Judging etiquette" - G. Booth [letter  criticising Brian Roberts' critique in Fur Duplicates report in the Premier Times] Fur & Feather April 2014 p. 33

"Judging in German and Austria" translated by Dorit Powell Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 36

"Judging in Malaga" Lucy Wheal Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 8

"Judging, critiques and how to write them" by Phil Batey. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 44-45 + comment from John Self in his column Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 33

"Judging in Guernsey" Eddie Hutchings (rabbits) & Avriel Allen (cavies) Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 47

"Judging in Guernsey" Lin Keith Fur & Feather  June 2009 p. 52

"Judging pet cavies" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 52

"Judging practices" [letter] Simon Whincop Fur & Feather March 2011 p. 18

"Judging rabbits, to be or not to be" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 62

Judging Rex [letters in Fur & Feather  April 2014 p. 33 "Hopes & dreams dashed" and May 2014 p. 33]

"Judging skills in the cavy world" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 11

Judging: the English and the German way" Eddie Hutchings & Mark Deal Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 p. 52-53

"Judging the judges" Jean Wolstenholme [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 44 [on critiques which read the same all the time]

"Meet the judge no. 1: Michael McDermott" Rabbits June 2002 p. 12

"Meet the judge no. 2: Bernard Trute" Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 29

"Meet the judge no. 3: Pat Todd" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 28

"Meet the judge no. 4: Derek Medlock" Fur & Feather Oct. 2002 p. 24-25

"Meet the judge no. 5: Gillian Webb-Bailey" Fur & Feather Dec. 2002 p. 4 + 9

"Meet the judge: John Hodgkiss" Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 7-8

"Meet the judge: Gordon Coe" Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 10

"Mick Ward calls it a day" Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 45 [retiring after 40 years]

"My 50 years if judging rabbits" Bernard Trute Fur & Feather March 2008 p. 6

"My first judging engagement!" - Kirsty Thompson Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. 59

"My judging experience" Natalie Gould Fur & Feather  Feb. 2009 p. 55

Neil Robertson announces retirement from judging after Bradford 2016 Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 25

"New judges training programme 2015 & 2016" British Mini Rex Club Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 53

"New judges training program: Enjoying the BMRC" - Shikoni Rundle Fur & Feather Dec. 2015 p. 8

"New judging criteria" Ray Everitt Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 5 + comments of 5 well known judges p. 34-35, letter Sept. 2011 p. 44, letter from Lucy Berry, junior member, Oct. 2011 p. 52

"Past one's sell by date": letter from Allan Trigg on retirement age of judges and others Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 44

Paul Farnaby announces retirement due to health reasons Fur & Feather Sept. 2012 p. 27 and p. 39

"Penside perspectives" by Warren Burrows. Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 14-16 [on judges]; Apr. 2005 p. 14-15; May 2005 p. 31-32 [touches on type, feet cleanliness and need for flexibility]

"The problem with judges" Ann Storey Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 15

"Rabbit judgeship" by H. Dowde. Fur & Feather March 28, 2002-May 23, 2002

"Step-by-step guide to qualifying for BRC judging status" by Rob Walters. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 60-61

"Swedish impressions" - Marianne Jargeus & Sanna Snaula Storm Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 6 [Swedish trainee judges demonstrate Swedish style judging at British Mini Rex Club seminar]

"Ten days in the life of a rabbit fancier and judge" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 31 [Eddie went around the country in a campervan to judge at various shows]

"Three cheers for the judge" by John Self. Fur & Feather Sept. 2002  p. 36

"To be or not to be" David Byng Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 6 (on judges and becoming a judge)

"Training Dutch judges" Leah Jackson [letter] Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 6

"Who judges the judges?" Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 15

"You be the judge: no. 1: Mini Rex" Fur & Feather Feb. 2014 p. 7

 

OBITUARIES

Abbot, Bert 'Herbie' Jan. 2004, March 2004

Adlington, Alan Oct. 2002

Amphlett, Colin May 2007

Anson, Roy  Feb. 2008, March 2008

Armes, Jack Aug. 30, 2001, Sept. 13, 2001, 27 Sept. 2001

Armstrong, Stephen Sept. 2008, Dec. 2008

Arthur, George March 2004

Arscott, Mike Sept. 2008, Oct. 2008

Atherton, John Dec 6, 2001; Dec. 20, 2001; Jan. 3, 2002

Austin, Nick Fur & Feather May 2011, June 2011

Avery, Pauline Nov. 2009

Bacon, Frank March 2010

Badcock, Paul Nov 2014, Dec. 2014

Bailey, Mick March 2004 [Gillian Webb-Bailey's husband]

Bailey, Vic Dec. 6, 2001

Baldock, Bob Feb 2011

Baldock, Eva March 2004

Baldwin, Murray March 2012

Baldwin, Stan Feb. 14, 2001

Balsam, Ray July 2009

Banner, Maurice Feb. 2010, March 2010, Apr 2010, May 2010

Bareham, Rene Aug. 2, 2001, Aug. 16, 2001, Sept. 13, 2001, Oct. 11, 2001

Barker, Martin July 2014

Barlow, Chas May 2004

Barr, Val Aug. 2011

Barrat, Tiny Nov. 2003

Basset, EWR Sept. 2014

Frank Barton July 2014, August 2014

Bassett, Bob Apr. 2004

Bauer, Edgar Aug. 2009, Sept. 2009

Beasley, Derek Jan. 2010

Beckett, Donald Apr. 2007, May 2007

Beckwith, Rita March 2004, Apr. 2004

Beecroft, Ken July 210

Beeforth, Eric Jan. 2012

Beeforth, Len June 2009

Bennett, Jo Sept. 2002

Benson, Alan Feb. 2007, March 2007

Benson, Alam J. Aug. 2008

Berry, Paul Oct. 2011

Berry, Tom Dec. 2005

Berwick, Annie July 2004

Berwick, Walter March 2004

Best, Les May 2005, June 2005, July 2005

Bevan, Mervyn Nov. 2015

Billing, Jonathan Nov. 2008 [cavy breeder who was the first to develop the smooth Roan]

Boardman, Tom. Feb. 15, 2001

Boobler, Sue March 2012

Boocock, George July 2005

Boot, Mrs Geoff Nov. 2014

Booth, Harry Sept. 2007, Oct. 2007

Bothamley, Colin June 2011, July 2011

Bowling, Ralph Sept 2012

Bowser, Colin Nov 2012, Dec 2012

Bradshaw, Paul Oct. 2013

Brand, Jean July 2009, Aug. 2009

Brazier, Madge March 2005

Briggs, Derek July 2009

Brooks, Lilian Nov. 2010

Brooks, Roger Nov. 2015

Brown, Emma Dec. 2009 [, m other of Doris Brown, Brownmoore Stud, oldest reader of F&F, died 108]

Brown J B (Mrs) Jan 2012

Brown, Ken Oct. 2006, Nov. 2006

Brown, Mary Oct. 2003, Nov. 2003 [helped save the Bradford when Whatmough's withdrew funding in 1966]

Brown, Mary [wife of Harry Brown] July 2006

Brown, Meg Nov. 2006 [author of Rabbit Lopaedia, founder of the Rare Varieties RC, Life Vice-President of the BRC, saved the English Lop from extinction, etc.], Dec. 2006

Brown, Terry Nov. 2013, Dec. 2013; Jan. 2014

Browning, Geoffrey Oct. 2010

Buck, Kenny April 2008

Buckland, David Sept. 2008, Oct. 2008

Bunn, John Nov. 2013

Burnett, Alex Sept. 2008

Burns, Joe Jan. 2003

Burton, Cliff Aug. 2005

Butler, Alan May 2010, June 2010

Butler, Val May 2004

Buttle, Jack Aug. 2, 2001

Callaghan, Mick Feb. 2013

Calvert, Darren March 2013, April 2013, June 2013

Cammack, Fred Aug. 2003

Cannon, Hilary March 2006

Carswell, Margaret July 5, 2001, July 11, 2001, Aug. 2, 2001

Carter, Maurice Feb. 28, 2002

Caunt, George Dec. 2006

Chatterton, George Jan. 2003

Chislett, Mrs E .M. Feb. 15, 2001

Christie, Jimmy March 2010

Claridge, Bob Nov. 2011

Clark, Bill Oct. 2002

Clement, Bob Dec. 2013; Jan. 2014

Clifford, John (president UKDRC) June 2003

Coates, Harry Sept. 2008, Oct. 2008

Coe, Iris, Dec. 2007, Jan. 2008

Cole, Stan March 2004, Apr. 2004

Coleman, George Sept. 2013, Oct. 2013

Coleman, Pam Apr. 2009, May 2009, June 2009

Concar, Queenie Sept. 2002

Connolly, Joyce (Pumpkin Stud) Sept. 2007, Feb. 2008

Cooke, Angela Aug. 2013

Cooke, Bill July 2002

Cooper, Allen Dec. 2013 [cavy breeder]

Copeland, Vic Aug. 2005

Cordingley, Denis Nov. 22, 2001, Dec. 6, 2001, Dec. 20, 2001

Corten, Frank Dec. 2005, Jan. 2006

Crinion, Pamela June 2006

Critchley, Jean May 2012

Cromarty, Ian  July 2015, August 2015

Crossland,  Walter Apr. 2007, May 2007

Crowther, Ron Apr. 2010, May 2010

Cruikshank, Fraser Sept. 13, 2001

Culver, Dennis July 2011

Culver, Elsie Nov. 2004

Cutler, Joe and Edna June 2006, July 2006

Dagens, Hughie Feb. 2011

Davenport, John Feb. 2007

Davidson, Joe Aug. 2005

Davis, Ian Dec. 2006, Jan. 2007

Dawson, Geoff July 2007, Sept. 2007

Dempster, Ian Aug. 2003

Denny, Fred July 2005

Denver, Ann Sept. 13, 2001, Sept. 27, 2001, Oct. 11, 2001

Dewar, Neil Aug. 2004

Downer, Val Sept. 2015, Oct. 2015

Drewry, Reg Jan. 2011 [most senior Silver Fox breeder, died 91]

Duggan, Paddy April 2008, May 2008, June 2008

Earl, Don Oct. 2008

Eayns, Bobbie Mar. 15, 2001

Edmondsojn, Fred Aug. 2011

Edwards, Dave May 2015

Edwards, Tim Sept. 2006

Eldridge, Eileen  March 2009

Ellingham, Fred March 1, 2001

Evans, George Aug. 2007, Sept. 2007

Elward, Margaret July 2005, Aug. 2005

Everingham, Peter May 2009

Faint, Maureen Apr. 2006

Faint, Walter Apr. 2004, May 2004 June 2004

Fielding, Len Oct. 2014

Finch, Joan Feb. 2013, March 2013

Finney, Ronnie, May 2013

Flack, Val Apr. 2004

Fleming, Ruth Dec. 2004

Fletcher, Alec March 2007. Apr. 2007

Fletcher, Audrey Feb. 2013

Foott, Camille June 2008, July 2008 [one who helped establish the British Giant standard]

Forrest, Ann March 2006, Apr. 2006

Fox, Frank Dec 2012

Freeman, Margaret June 2014

French, John July 2013, Aug. 2013

Freestone, Bernard June 7, 2001; June 21, 2001, July 5, 2001

Frisby, John Nov. 2010

Furnell, Doug Dec. 2014

Gallagher, Brian Apr. 2010, May 2010

Gandon, Bob Mar. 14, 2002

Garner, Gerald Feb. 2003

Garner, George Sept. 2002

Gaskell, Jack Apr. 2009,  May 2009

Eric Gaskin Aug. 2010, Sept. 2010

Steve Gaskin July 2014, August 2014

George, Bob May 2005, June 2005

Gibbon, Tom Feb. 2006, March 2006

Gill, Bryan Dec. 2010, Jan. 2011, Feb. 2011

Glover, Eric March 2004, Apr. 2004

Good, Bob Jan. 2010

Goodwin, Eric Jan. 2008

Gould, Jack May 23, 2002, July 2002

Goulding, V July 2014, August 2014

Graham, Ron Feb. 2008

Grant-Dalton Peggy Feb. 2015 (long term Angora breeder)

Graveling, Bernadine Apr. 2009

Gray Richard Aug. 2009

Gregory, Brian (Reaver Stud) Jan. 2010

Grice, Jim March 2006, Apr. 2006

Gunton, Ella Jan 2012

Hales, Victor May 2007, June 2007

Hall, John (Dutch breeder) July 2015, August 2015

Hall, Ron Nov. 2004, Dec. 2004

Hardstaff, Ann March 2005, Apr. 2005

Hargreaves, Harold Feb. 2003

Harris, Norman  May 2004

Harrison, Ray May 2010

Hart, Jim March 2004, Apr. 2004, May 2004

Hartley, Jack Feb. 2003

Hartley, Jim Dec. 2006, Jan. 2007 [breeder of Silver Fox, migrated to NZ in the 1950s taking rabbits with him, imported more Fox from Cliff Pearson, a founder of the NZ Rabbit Council]

Haslem, Fred Sept. 2014, Oct. 2014

Haslem, Joan Feb. 2005

Hawkins, Bernard Feb. 2014, March 2014

Hazell, F S Sept. 2003; Oct. 2003

Helliwell, Ken Dec. 2006

Hemingway, Doug May 2012, June 2012

Hempsall, Tony Feb. 14, 2002; Feb. 28, 2002; Mar. 28, 2002

Higgins, Bryan Sept. 2003; Oct. 2003

Hill, Barbara March 2012

Hillier, Pam Feb. 2014, March 2014

Hills, John Jan. 2009

Hills, Primrose June 2010

Hird, Keith Feb. 2013

Hobbs, Harold Nov. 2003; Dec. 2003 [Yvonne Hobbs' husband]

Hodges, Elain August 2015

Hodgkiss, John June 2004 July 2004

Hodgson, Irene July 2011

Hodson, Greta Oct. 2013, Nov. 2013

Hodson, Norman Oct. 2011, Nov. 2011

Hogan, T W (Bill) July 2011, Aug 2011

Honour, Geoff March 2011, Apr. 2011

Hookham, Arthur Sept. 2002

Ken Hopkinson June 2013, July 2013

Horobin, Bill Aug. 2012

Horseman, Chris Sept. 2013, Oct. 2013

Howells, Les April 2015 (74 year old Californian breeder, one of original penning team at London Shows)

Hughes, Bill Apr. 2010

Humphrey, Eva Jan. 2008

Hurst, Alf Nov. 8, 2001; Nov. 22, 2001; Dec. 20, 2001

Hussey, Robert  July 11, 2001

Huxon, Sandra May 2014

Ingram, W.V. (Vic) Dec. 2007, Jan. 2008, Feb. 2008

James, Gwyn March 2011, Apr. 2011

James, Irma Aug. 2005

Jarvis, Ron June 7, 2001; June 21, 2001

Jeeps, Clarice May 2014, June 2014

Jeffs, Gordon, Mar. 29, 2001; Apr. 26, 2001

Jewell, Bunny Apr. 2009, May 2009

Jolley, Doug Dec. 2005

Jones, Clifford May 2010, July 2010

Jones, John May 9, 2002

Jowett, Colin Oct. 2002

Kelsey, Bob Apr. 11, 2002

Kind, Derek Jan, 2006. Feb. 2006

King, R. J. Feb. 2003

Kingham, Tony Sept. 2010, Oct. 2010

Kirk, Geoff Oct. 2013

Kyte, David Dec. 2004

Lamerton, Bill Aug. 2004

Lamerton, Bryn Dec. 2003

Lampshire, Roy June 2008

Lawrence, George June 2014

Leake, Roy Mar. 29, 2001; Apr. 2, 2001; May 10, 2001

Lear, Tony June 2006

Lee, Alan Apr. 2003

Lee, Ray March 2010

Leedale, Ann Nov. 22, 2001; Dec. 6, 2001

LePage, Marion June 2014

Lewis, Alf Feb. 2007, March 2007 [94 year old Chinrex breeder]

Lilley Steve Dec. 2010

Lindfield, Chris Dec. 2003; Jan. 2004

Lloyd, Bill Jan. 2011

Lloyd, Jean Aug. 2010, Sept. 2010

Luke, Mary March 2014, Feb. 2014

Lunn, Diane July 2008, Aug. 2008

Lyons, Jim Sept 2012

Macey, Fred Aug. 2007, Sept. 2007

Mallinson, Bill Apr. 2012

Mann, Brian Sept. 2002; Oct. 2002

Manning, Rose April 2008

Mansley, Cyril Dec. 20o10

Manson, Bob June 2014

Marshall, Annie Mar. 1, 2001

Martin, Gilbert Sept. 2014, Oct. 2014

Massey, Ray Jan. 2011, Feb. 2011, March 2011, Ap. 2011

Massey, Dorothy June 2014, July 2014

Massey Trevor Jan. 2005 [Tan breeder who was the first to send stock to NZ and wrote an article on them for them], Feb. 2005

Mead, Mick Dec 2012, Jan. 2013, Feb. 2013

Meakins, Gordon Feb. 2014, March 2014

Meech, Glenys March 2008

Megit, Olive Apr. 2011

Metcalfe, Bob Dec. 2005 (first person to send Dalmatian cavies to Aust. and NZ via friend Andrew Benson]

Middleton, Harry June 7, 2001

Middleton, Thelma March 2005

Midwood, Geoff Nov. 2014, Dec. 2014

Mills, Colin June 2015, July 2015

Milton, Irene Doris, Apr. 2006

Moncaster, Roland Sept. 2011, Oct. 2011 [from Lyons & Pooke who sign only given names]

Morgan, Nikki April 2013

Morris, D W June 2009, July 2009

Morris, Pat Jan. 2004

Mugg, Peter July 2012, Aug. 2012

Murphy, Alan (Loris Stud) Feb. 2008

Nash, Stan Sept. 2013

Naylor, Ellen Apr. 2005

Naylor, Jim Nov. 2003, Dec. 2003

Naylor, Joyce March 2004

Naylor, W J Oct. 2003

Nicholls, Tom Nov. 2013, Dec. 2013; Jan. 2014

Nobbs, Ken June 2015, July 2015

O'Hern, Jean Nov. 2013

Ray Oliver July 2014

Ormerod, Tom Dec. 2006

Orpe, Joe Dec. 20, 2001; Jan. 3, 2002; Jan. 17, 2002

Osborne, David Sept. 2002; Oct. 2002

Ottey, Mary July 2007, Aug. 2007

Owen, Charlie Sept. 13, 2001; Sept. 27, 2001

Palmer, Steve, Sept. 2013, Oct. 2013

Parlett, Jean Aug. 16, 2001; Aug. 30, 2001; Sept. 13, 2001

Parnall, Eric Feb. 2003

Parsons, Cynthia May 2013

Parsons, Eric August 2014, Sept. 2014

Pascoe, Henry March 2006

Pass, Derek Oct. 2004, Nov. 2004

Peters, Joyce, Feb. 2015

Peters, Ray Apr. 2004

Pettit, Roy Oc

Petts, Rose Apr. 2006

Phillips, Graham Apr. 2011 (cavy breeder of PE Whites and Self Blacks, exported to Australia]

Pickard, Margaret Aug 2012

Pilley, Pauline Sept. 2013

Pizzey, Barbara Sept. 2011

Pizzey, Dennis Oct. 2010, Nov. 2010

Pope, Ken June 21, 2001

Porritt, George June 2003

Potter, Joyce, June 2003; July 2003; Aug. 2003; Oct. 2003

Pownall, Sotton Sept. 2008

Prior, Peter June 2009

Probin, June Jan. 2008

Proctor, Frank Sept. 2003

Prodger, Norman Aug. 2003

Pryor, Pat May 2008

Pumford, Ken Sept. 2007

Punal, Linda June 2008

Pye Alan May 2005, June 2005, July 2005

Pye, Jack Aug. 2008, Sept. 2008

Quigley, Peter Feb. 2011

Radeglia, Joan Feb. 2009, March 2009

Ralphes, Peter June 2011, July 2011, Aug. 2011

Rastall, Vic

Ratcliffe, John Feb 2012, Apr. 2012, May 2012

Rawlings, Trevor May 2013, June 2013

Reay, Albert Feb. 2010, March 2010, Apt. 2010

Redman, George Oct. 25, 2001; Nov. 8, 2001

Reice, Alan Apr. 2012

Reynolds, Oren Dec. 2008 (a founder of ARBA, judge, breeder of Champagnes and Florida Whites]

Rhodes, George Oct. 2008, Nov. 2008, Nov. 2009

Rhodes, John May 2015

Richardson, Ken July 2012

Ridgeway, Cyril Jan. 30, 2002; Feb. 14, 2002; Feb. 28, 2002

Ritchie, Fred Jan. 17, 2002

Roberts, Cyril Feb. 2003

Roberts, Garry Feb. 2007

Robinson, Doreen July 2015, August 2015

Robson, George Dec. 2007

Rockliffe, Peter June 2013

Rose, Cliff Feb. 2011

Ross, John March 2010

Ross, Ted Jan. 13, 2002; Feb. 14, 2002; Feb. 28, 2002

Routley, Joan [Donna's mother and former breeder of Netherland Dwarfs] Nov. 2011

Royston, Anne July 2009

Rutherford, John, Nov. 2007, Dec. 2007

Sallis, Ted Aug. 16, 2001

Salt, Marie Nov. 2006, Dec. 2006

Salmon , Gordon Dec. 2005

Sawyer, Mrs Luaire Dec. 2014

Scott, Alex March 2011, Apr. 2011

Scott, Alwyn Jan. 2005, Feb. 2005, March 2005

Scott, George R. May 2007, June 2007, July 2007

Scott, Jean March 2011

Scott, Margaret April 2015 (Dutch breeder aged 91 & wife of George Scott)

Shann, Joan Oct. 2013

Shaw, Reuben May 2007

Shearing, Jim March 2006

Shone, Norman Jan 2013, Feb. 2013

Slater, Derrick Apr. 2003

Slingerland, Pauline Feb. 2010, March 2010

Smart, Roy June 7, 2001

Smith, Arthur Sept 2012

Smith, Bill Sept. 2006, Oct. 2006, Nov. 2006

Smith, Bob May 23, 2002; July 2002

Smith, Chris Nov. 2006, Dec. 2006, Feb. 2007

Smith, Cliff July 2009, Aug. 2009

Smith, Frank July 2010

Smith, Fred Mar. 1, 2001

Smith, Joan August 2014

Smith, Mick April 2008

Smy, David May 2006, June 2006

Southgate, Stan Feb. 2007, March 2007 [also visited South Africa to judge regularly]

Sparkeds, Ken Jan. 2013

Sprowson, Christine

Squires, Fred March 2004

Stalker, Mary Dec. 2010, Jan 2011

Stanton, Kenney June 2008

Steers, John June 2003

Stell, Ron Oct. 2006, Nov. 2006

Stephenson, George May 10, 2001; May 24, 2001

Stone, Phil Sept. 2009, Oct. 2009

Stoneman, Roy Aug. 2010

Sweeney, Sebert Mrs Apr. 2010

Taffs George July 2002; Sept. 2002

Taylor, Alma Apr. 2004

Taylor. Brian March 2015

Taylor, Doreen April 2013

Taylor, Marge, March 2011, Apr, 2011

Taylor, Peter Jan. 2006, Feb. 2006

Taylor, Robert Apr. 2010, May 2010, June 2010

Taylor, Trevor Sept. 2013

Thaxter, Joan March 2004

Thompson, Gordon, Feb. 2010, March 2010

Thompson, Len Oct. 2015, Nov. 2015

Thompson, Lyn July 2014, August 2014

Thompson, Linda June 2006

Thompson, Robert Charles July 2013, Aug. 2013

Thornton, Ron March 2004

Tiffney, Harry May 24, 2001

Tilke, Joan Patricia Feb. 2015

Todd, June Apr. 2005

Tomkins, Douglas May 2009

Tose, Jim & Muriel March 2005, Apr. 2005

Tribbeck, Reg Sept. 2010, Oct. 2010

Tribbeck, Sheila Feb. 15, 2001

Turner, Sheila Feb. 2103

Vaughan, Peter Feb. 15, 2001

Waite, Geoff Jan. 2004, March 2004

Wakefield, Les Nov. 2015, Dec. 2015

Walden, Keith Oct. 2013, Nov. 2013

Waldron, Dennis  Jan. 30, 2002; Feb. 14, 2002

Walker, Bill Feb. 2005

Walker, Gordon Apr. 2006

Walker, Ian July 2008, Sept. 2008

Wall, Maurice August 2014

Walton, Harry Jan 2016

Wanklin, Dorothy July 2014, August 2014

Ward, Mike Jan. 2005

Warren, Brian Aug. 2003, Sept. 2003, Oct. 2003

Waterhouse, Ernie Feb. 2011

Waters, David Oct. 2003, Nov. 2003

Watts, Ken Nov. 2004, Dec. 2004 + letter from NZ from J A Hartley Jan 2005

Webb, Diana Nov. 2006, Dec. 2006, Jan. 2007

Webb, Denys June 2015

Weeks, Brenda Apr. 2010, May 2010

White, Derek  May 2011

White, J. E. B. Nov. 2004

White, Terry Apr. 2011

Whitehead, David May 2010, June 2010, July 2010

Whiteway, Catherin Feb. 2008 [cavy genetics]

Whitman, Bob Aug. 2009 also notice of Bob Whitman Memorial Fund May 2010 p. 45

Wilde, Brian Jan. 2007

Wilkins, Ken Nov. 2003

Williams, Aubrey, Feb. 2008, Marc h 2008

Williams, Betty Aug. 2, 2001; Aug. 16, 2001

Williams, Daffyd July 2005, Aug. 2005

Williams, Howard Sept. 27, 2001; Oct. 25, 2001

Wilson, David Jan. 2004, March 2004

Wise, Fred, Nov. 2014

Wisley, Sadny Sept. 2009, Oct. 2009

Withers, Frank Sept. 2002

Withers, Kath June 2009

Wood, Charles July 2004, Aug. 2004

Wood, George May 24, 2001

Wood, Gladys May 2007

Woodbridge, Ted March 2015

Wooding Bill Sept. 2003; Oct. 2003

Woods, Henry Oct. 2005, Dec. 2005

Woods, R R (Ronnie) August 2015, Sept. 2015

Wright, Graham Aug 2012

Yates, Bill Jan. 2007, Feb. 2007, March 2007

Yates, Jack Sept 2012

Yates, Norma May 2010

Yeo, Jill Aug. 2010

Young, Brian Feb. 2006 (Scottish fancier]

Young, Brian Dec. 2006, Jan. 2007 [English Dutch breeder]

Young, Eric Mar. 15, 2001; May 10, 2001

 

RABBIT BREEDING

"Adopt a breeding plan and stick with it" - Eddie Hutchings (Inside the Hutch) Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 42

"Ann Storey on breeding. Part 1: Start small and build up slowly. Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 54

"Ann Storey on breeding. Part 2: Getting started. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 10

"Autumn's here, to breed or not to breed?" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Oct. 2012 p. 57

"The basic principles of livestock husbandry" Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 28-29

"A beginner's ABC to exhibition rabbit keeping" H B Critchlow Fur & Feather May 2011 p. 51

"Best in show but at what price?" Petra Otto Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 9 [on culling or not]

"Best laid plans" Paul Kelly Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 31 [on non-performing buck]

"Blossoms in May" David Byng Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 5

"Born to win" - Paul Keen Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 7

"Breed like - rabbits?" Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 10-12

"Breed like rabbits?" Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 11

"Breed like rabbits" Dean Short [letter] Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 40 {difficulties of breeding rabbits  no matter what method he tried]

"Breeding"  John Hodgkiss Fur & Feather Jan. 2010 p. 5

"Breeding basics" Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 19

"The breeding doe" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Dec. 2011 p. 39

"Breeding, fertility, rearing" Phil Birch Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 32-34

"Breeding for health" by Ann Storey. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 9 [particularly criticises breeding from  beautiful but unhealthy stock] + letter, June 2005 p. 57 from novice who was sold a sick rabbit from a breeder]

"Breeding for improvement" Christine Toyer Fox Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 60-61

"Breeding for success: advice from the past" Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 8-9

"Breeding out of existence" Fur & Feather March 11, 2002 p. 6

"Breeding, part 4" by Ann Storey Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 12-13

"Breeding plans" by Ann Storey. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 5-6, reprinted Feb. 2011 p. 55

"Breeding rabbits...from a newbie's perspective" Susana Gardner Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 45, Nov. 2010 p. 323

"Breeding strategies" by Owen Davies.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 12-13

"Breeding winners" Christine Toyer  Fur & Feather Oct. 2012 p. 56-57

"The C word" Ann Storey  and Vic Compton on culling Fur & Feather Oct. 2010 p. 44-45

"Calling all blue-eyed white breeders" by Candy Haenszel.  Jan. 2004 p. 12-13 + follow up letter Rabbits March 2004 p. 2

"Care of the pregnant rabbit" Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 70

"Caring for orphaned rabbits (Supreme Fact Sheet no.4)"  by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather June 21, 2001 p. 10

"Caring for the pregnant doe" Fur & Feather M arch 2007 p. 12, reprinted July 2011 p. 48

"Daytime absence: could this be the solution to post-weaning stress?" by Chas. Banfield. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 57 [orig. pub. 1963]

"Deserted litters: when a rabbit loses its mothering instinct, it's necessary to examine the reasons why" Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 19

"The excitement in the shed" Paul Keen Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 35

"Everything starts with a thing called type" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 41

"Fancier's return" Paul Kelly Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 44 [basic advice on shoring and breeding for beginners]

"Hamburgers or hot dogs? The American scene" by Ray Montgomery. Fur & Feather March 1, 2001 p. 6

"Hand-rearing baby rabbits" by Sally Machele. Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 13

"Hand-rearing orphan baby rabbits" Mairwen Guard Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 64-65

"Has anyone taken a doe or buck from the wild to add to their breeding lines?" [letter] reply Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 [yes Meg Brown used in recreating the Golden Glavcot]

"The health and welfare implications of selective breeding of rabbits for exhibition purposes" Emma Keeble Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 28-29

"Inbreeding" by Norman Ackkroyd Fur & Feather July 2015 p. 34

"How the rabbit grows from 1 1/4 oz at birth to3 1/2 lb in eight weeks" Fur & Feather  Sept. 2007 p. 9

"Inside the Hutch" Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 8

"Is she or isn't she pregnant? the palpitation method of determining pregnancy" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 45

"John Self column" Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 3 [on unstandardised breeds and a satirical comment on how some get started]

"Life with Lydia" Lydia Capaldi Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 [early life of Hop a Mini Lop]

"Looking after the litters: the first 28 days" Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 8, reprinted June 2011 p. 53

"Machoman" by Victor Hales. fur & Feather March 14, 2002 p. 12

"The main man in your shed" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Nov. 2011 p. 5 [the stud buck]

"Mating difficulties" Fur & Feather March 2011 p. 13

"Mating methods" Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 45 [orig pub 1969]

"Mating rabbits" [letter] Maureen Hoyle Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 47 [witnessed doe expelling semen, plus vet's comments]

"Mother's milks - an essential food" Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 52

"Mother's milk, don't take it for grantged" Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 45

"Mysterious doe deaths that confused my vet" [letter] Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 7 [does giving, birth, becoming lethargic, dying]

"Nest box management during adverse weather" by Chris Hayhow. Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 8 +19 [reprinted from Rabbits only] repringted Feb. 2011 p. 38-39

"Nest boxes" Fur & Feather Apr. 12, 2001 p. 9

"Nesting habits of rabbits" by Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 50

"New life" Paul Keen Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 7

"New year, new life in the shed!" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 39

"Notes from the shed: Artificial insemination" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 75

"Notes from the shed: Breed like rabbits?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 5

"Notes from the shed: Breeding techniques" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 16

"Notes from the shed: Don't throw the baby out with the bath water" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 48-49

"Notes from the shed: If you don't have a dream, how you gonna have a dream come true" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 10-11 [setting goals in breeding]

"Notes from the shed: I have a dream part 2. For every action there is a reaction" bu Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 6-7

"Nots from the shed: I have a dream part 3: Ruthlessness, persistence, patience, or..." by Geoff Ruseel.. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 62-63

"Notes from the shed: Lactation" by Geoff Russell.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 20

"Notes from the shed: Nest boxes" by Geoff Russell Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 23

"Notes from the shed: Reach for your target, focusing on a definite goal makes it more likely you will succeed" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 6

"Notes from the shed: Geoff Russell's jargon-free guide to breeding rabbits" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 20

"Notes from the shed: Weaning rabbits" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 6-7

"Notes form the shed: Winter breeding" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 10

"Notes from the shed [on differing attitudes to vaccination, culling of sock stock] by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 13

"Notes from the shed" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 10 [on breeding and why]

"Nutrition in small animals during pregnancy and whilst feeding Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 9

"Pedigree depth, definition and utility" by Michael Miller. Fur & Feather Aug. 30, 2001 p. 7 + 12

"Preparing for winter breeding" Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 35

"Rabbit husbandry part 3: Selection of stock for breeding" John Sandford Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 6-7

"Rearing success" Natalie and Yvonne Goldsworthy Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 8-9 [hand-rearing kits]

"So you want to breed livestock?" Paul Keen Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 6-7

"Some breeding terms explained" by J. C. Sandford. Fur & Feather Apr. 26, 2001 p. 12

"Some stockmen are born, others are made" - Kilroy [Tony Kent] Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. 34 [reprinted from Sept. 1974 issue]

"Spring breeding" Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 9

"Spring is in the air" - Paul Keen Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 6

"Stock improvement, an introduction to breeding and stockmanship" by Geoff Russell. Feb. 2003 p. 14-15 + 19

"Surplus stock" letter from Barry Taylor (what do people do with it) Fur & Feather  Nov. 2015 p. 41

"Tackle the cause, not the symptoms" by Bill Parish. [Letter on people selling rabbits with hidden problems like snuffles and malocclusion and their reluctance to cull] Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 3

"Type is what you make it" by John Ramsay Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 36 (originally published in 1975)

"Type requirements" - Andy Wilson Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 9

"Understanding livestock husbandry" Fur & Feather Sept. 2014 p. 36-37

"Understanding the female rabbit habit" Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 5

"Understanding the male rabbit habit" Fur & Feather March 2008 p. 19

"Value of a pedigree" by Ray Montgomery.  Fur & Feather March 29, 2001 p. 4

"Variable ages and stages of development of young stock" by Michael Miller. Fur & Feather Nov. 8, 2001 p. 7-8

"Veterinary casebook" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 7 [Dutch doe with birth difficulties]

"Veterinary solutions to rabbit reproductive failure" by Owen Davies, Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 4-5

"What happened to my doe?" [letter] Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 7 [uterine prolapse]

"When is a line not a line, when it's not yours" by Steve Walley. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 36

"When it comes to selecting your breeding stock, be super critical!" Fur & Feather Marc h 2011 p. 13

[When to separate kits from  mother - letter] Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 7

"Winter babies give you a head start for the new show season" Paul Keen Fox Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 5

 

RABBIT BREEDS

Angora Blanc de Bouscat Chinchilla English German Lop Himalayan Mini Lion Lop Perlfee Siberian Swiss Fox
Argente Blanc de Hotot Chinchilla Giganta English Lop Giant Rabbits Hulstlander Mini Lop Polish Silver Tan
Astrex British Giant Dutch Flemish Giant Gold of Saxony Lilac Mini Rex Rex Silver Fox Thrianta

Belgian Hare

Californian Dwarf Lop French Lop Harlequin Lionhead Netherland Dwarf Sable Smoke Pearl Vienna
Beveren Cashmere Lop Enderby Frosted Pearl Havana Lops in General New Zealand Satin Sussex  

 

Alaska Continental Giant Dwarf Papillon Giant Papillon Golden Glavcot Meissner Lop Plush Lop

"Birth of the blues"  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 10-11 ['when blue in each breed was created]

"Disappearing British rabbit breeds" Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 8-9

"Love Britain's golden oldies" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 58

Alaska

"The Alaska, an enduring enigma" Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 7

Angora

"Angora Lilac" Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 5

"Angora" Ray Whitcombe Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 34 + letter responding to article Feb. 2013 p. 39

"Angora rabbits are a challenge" by Yvonne Hobbs. Fur & Feather Mar. 2003 p. 4-5

"Angora, the Fancy's fluff" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 34-35

"Breeding and showing the Angora" by Barbara McKechnie Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 43 [orig.

"Chinese torture" --Sue Fisher Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 53 [response to the story in the press about how the Chinese farm Angora rabbits , explaining how it is done in Britain by members of the National Angora Club)

"The exhibition Angora" by Mrs B A Pratley. Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 8-9

"Hand spinning" Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 21

"Should Angora farming return to Britain?" - Lesley Hordon Fur & Feather  May 2014 p. 30-33

"Welcome to the world of fluff" by Richard Grindey & Simon Whincup Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 8-9, Nov. 2007 p. 8-10

"Why Angora wool?" Lesley Hordon Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 4-5

Argente

"The Argente family" Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 9

"Beginning with Blues - Mrs V E Humphreys Fur & Feather May 2014 p. 43 [reprint from 1951]

"Entrancing Argentes" Fur & Feather June 21, 2001 p. 7-8

"Every Argente has a silver lining" by Peter Smith. Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 18-19

"Getting gold from silver, the Argente a brief history" Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p.38-39

"Meet the Argente Creme" Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 35

"Meet the majestic Argenté de Champagne" by Captain E D Brophie. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 52-53 [originally published in 1925]

"The revival of the Argente" by Neil Robertson. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 18

Astrex

"Astrex-type French Lop" letter from Donna Hampton  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 8

Belgian Hare

"The Belgian Hare" C A Cobbold Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 68-69

"Belgian hares and their two most loyal patrons" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 24-25

"Belgian Hares/Coloured Hares" by Mike Arscott. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 41 + follow up letter July 2005 p. 34

"Breeding and exhibiting the Belgian Hare" by Ernest Wilkins. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 9, reprinted July 2009 p. 34

"Fresh, fire-coal chestnut - the Belgian Hare" by  Mike Arscott. Fur & Feather, Nov. 2002 p. 3-4

Hare - Black  new colour breed standards Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 44

"How to pose a Belgian Hare" Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 33

"New kids on the block?" Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 8 [on White Belgian Hares]

Beveren

"The Beveren" Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 57

"The Beveren 86 years on" by W P Megit.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 18-19

"The Beverens" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 32-33

Blanc de Bouscat

"The Blanc de Bousat, the fur breed with fantastic character" by Joyce Varney. Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 42

"Meet one of the Fancy's rarer breeds, the sparkling Blanc de Bouscat" by Anthony Howard. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 45

Blanc de Hotot

"Blanc de Hotot" by Roy Robinson. Fur & Feather June 21, 2001 p. 9 + 13

British Giant

"Breeding well balanced British Giants" by Jane and Roy Stoneman. Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 46 [letter in response to comments on British Giants in "Selection criteria" by Owen Davies]

"A big thank you" [letter] Elaine Gutcher. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 18 [new member of  BRC took two British Giants to a show, her impressions, and visit to a British Giant breeder]

Californian

"The Californian" Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 53

"The Californian" Fur & Feather June 2011 p.,54

"Wish they all could be Californian" [letter] by Karen Templeton (Grancal Stud). Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 32

Cashmere Lop

"Cashmere Lop" Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 62-63

"Cashmere Lop, the breed & the club" by Simon Whincup. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 8-10

"Probably...the proudest secretary at Bradford" by Simon Whincup. Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 28 [on Cashmeres, the club and Cashmere breeders]

"Welcome to the world of fluff" by Richard Grindey & Simon Whincup Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 8-9, Nov. 2007 p. 8-10

Chinchilla

"The Chinchilla and its derivatives" Thos. Leaver Fur & Feather July 2010 p. 32-33 (originally published 1930)

"Chinchilla rabbit" Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 4-6

"The Chinchilla rabbit"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 18

"The Chinchilla rabbit, past and present" Nicky Hicks Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 22-23

"Chinchilla, the fur sensation that spread across the globe" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 50-51 [includes Chinchilla Giganta]

"Grey rabbit" an appreciation of the Chinchilla by Nicky Hicks Fur & Feather  Dec. 2014 p. 31

"How to care for the Chinchilla breeding doe" Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 45

"How to select your stock and produce a winning Chinchilla" Brian Gallagher Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 35

"How to treat the Chinchilla doe" by Brian Gallagher. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 36

"Success with the Chinchilla, a selection of tips from the top" Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 9

Chinchilla Giganta

"Bradford revisited" photo of Ayreshire Belle Deno, BoB Chinchilla Giganta at Bradfor omiited from Premier Times. Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 42

"Chinchilla giganta" Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 11

"Giganta jottings a general view" by Roger Fisher. Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 63

National Chinchilla Giganta Rabbit Club - BRC Governing Body minutes of meeting 4 July 2015 [not currently affiliated with BRC, no shows since 2011, current secretary refusing to take memberships or arrange show despite demand. BRC to write & ask them to affiliate or relinquish all club assets within 14 days). Minutes 12 Sept. 2015 - no response from secretary  so new club National Chinchilla Giganta Rabbit Club (20215) affiliated.

National Chinchilla Giganta Rabbit Club 2015 first advertised Oct. 2015 p. 60

Continental Giants

"The Continental Giant" David White Fur & Feather June 2013 p. 8

Dutch

"Albino advice" [letter] D E Coates Fur & Feather June 2011p. 38 [albino in litter of Black Dutch] response July 2011 p. 36 from Bill Paley

"Blue Dutch: some logical misconceptions" - Brian Green Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 49

"Can you resist the challenge of the Fancy breeds?" by Arthur Colbeck. Fur & Feather, March 15, 2001 p. 11

"Colours in Dutch" by Philip and Elizabeth Smethurst. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 30-31

"Down memory lane : the Dutch club" Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 36-38 [more on the Dutch rabbit than the club]

"Dutch, the showman's rabbit" Fur & Feather, Oct. 2002 p. 20

"Dutch diversions" Brian Green Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 48, Feb. 2009 p. 41, March 2009 p. 37, Apr. 2009 p. 29, Jan. 2010 p. 36, Feb. 2010 p. 50

"Dutch rabbits"  by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 42-43

"Dutch terms" Fur & Feather  Feb. 2015 p. 39

"Enjoy the Dutch: it's the thinking man's rabbit" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 9

"Essentials of good Dutch" by Bill Paley. Fur & Feather, May 24, 2001, p. 7-8

"Establishing a stud of Dutch" James Read Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 8

"Every year I rip the envelope open" Paul Keen Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 31 [on the UKDRC yearbook and changes in the Dutch fancy]

"Going Dutch: how to establish a successful stud of Dutch rabbits" by James Read. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 10

"Going Dutch. Type: take 2" - Paul Keen Fur & Feather March 2014 p. 29

"He's Nature's contribution to a happier life" by Arthur Colbeck. Fur & Feather, July 5, 2001, p. 9-10

"It's all double Dutch" - Brian Green Fur & Feather Feb. 2014 p. 39

"Judging Dutch rabbits" Brian Green Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 57

"Lilac time" Brian Green Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 43 [breeding Lilac Dutch]

"Mumblings of a Dutchman" - Paul Keen Fur & Feather  Nov. 2013 p. 37

"Selection of breeding stock. Edited extracts from The Dutch Rabbit by G A Moss....published in 1900". Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 60

"Standard for the Dutch" JA Ellson Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 9

"Standard for the Dutch updated" Gary Booth Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 13

"Start right, finish right" - Paul Keen Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. -9

"When the penny dropped..." by Paul Keen [on breeding Dutch] Fur & Feather August 2015 p. 38

"Winning ways with Dutch" by Arthur Colbeck. Fur & Feather May 24, 2001 p. 8

"You can't beat the Dutch" Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 41

"Young Stock Show window" [letter[ by Gary Booth  Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 9 [on how the 12 week rule impacts on Dutch]

Dwarf Lop

"Dwarf Lop" Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 5

"Dwarf Lop" Geoff Russell Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 45-57

"Dwarf Lops: Orange versus Fawn" by Sue Cox.  Fur & Feather Aug. 16, 2001 p. 6-7

Dwarf Papillon

"The Dwarf Papillon" Fur & Feather Sept. 2015 p. 4-5

Enderby

"The Enderby Island story" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 26-28

English

"English, the fancy's butterfly" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 32-34

:The English rabbit" Peter E. Prior Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 38-40

"An introduction to English rabbits" Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 36-37

"John Self on the English rabbit" Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 47

"Standard for Tri Colour English" Fur & Feather  Aug. 2008 p. 17

"Success with English" Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 55

"Wippell's 'ideal' English rabbit: Harry Wailes reveals how this iconic painting was created" Fur & Feather Feb. 2014 p. 55 [on the English rabbit breed standard]

English Lop  

"The English Lop" Geoff Russell Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 38-39

"English Lop, the King of the Fancy"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 23

"English Lops" Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 14 [tips for looking after show specimens]

"'The King'" has the last laugh" by Pat Gaskin. Fur & Feather Feb. 15, 2001 p. 5

"Superstars and super rabbits" by Lew Beven, Fur & Feather July, 2002 p. 23-24

Flemish Giant

"And then there were Flemish Giants" Dorit Powell Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 11 [contains good colour photos including Dark Steel showing white belly]

"Fascinating Flemish" by Dorit Powell. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 54

"Flemish Giants" Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 55

"Flemish Giant breed standard explained" by Stuart Walker. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 55

"The  mighty Flemish Giant" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 48-49

"Why is our Flemish Giant so different from the European version" [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 66

French Lop

"Lop lore: The French Lop"  Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 33

Frosted Pearl

"Pearls of another hue" Heather Heron Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 6-7 (rare breed exhibited in South Africa]

German Lop

"German Lop" Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 7

"The German lop" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June2007 p. 72, reprinted May 2009 p. 62-63, reprinted May 2010 p. 36=37

"A newcomer's guide: the German Lop" by Eleanor Padwick. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 10-11

Giant Papillon

"Giant Papillons" - letter from Judy LeMarchant on their temperament Fur & Feather Sept. 2015 p. 8

Giant rabbits in general

"Giant rabbits: a tale of two continents"  David Boggis Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 16-17, reprinted June 2013 p. 9

"UK fanciers take on Giant challenge" Roxann Daly Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 53 [brought from Germany four German Giants from breeder who has bred them for 25 years]

Gold of Saxony

"The fascinating history of two Golden rabbits" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 72-73

Golden Glavcot

"Golden win for the Glavcot" Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 1

Harlequin

"Call them clowns or jesters of the court but in their 100-plus year no one has ever mastered the ideal Harlequin" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 40-41

"Harlequins in  the 1940s and 1950s" Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 46t-47

Havana

"Havana showmanship" b y Walter Cornish. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 25

"Havana, true Chocolate Soldier" Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 5

"Meet the Havana, Chocolate soldiers of the fur world" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 19

"What makes a good Himalayan breeder?" by Arthur Matthews. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 67 [originally published 1962]

Himalayan

"Breeding the Himalayan" Fox Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 8

"A century with Himalayans" by F G Colvill Fox Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 10

"The Himalayan: sacred animal of China" by Arthur Matthews. Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 61

"Looking to the future with the Himalayan" by A J Kingston. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 21

"Meet the multi-named Himalayan"  by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 54-56

"Two Himalayans, Fancy & Rex" Fur & Feather June 2012 p., 6

Hulstlander

"It's the ideal fur rabbit" by Trina Cooke. Fur & Feather March 28, 2002 p. 4

"Judging the Hulstlander" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 23

Lilac

"John Keats never saw a Lilac rabbit his poetry described one" by Wilf Bunting. Fur & Feather, Apr. 12, 2001 (originally published Jan. 28, 1993) p. 7

"The Lilac Normal and Rex: the flowers of the Fancy" by Frank Evans. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 9

"The lovely Lilac" F G Latham Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 35

Lionhead

"The Bunny King" letter from Jane Newbury on its origins  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 8

"Dear Lionhead breeder" Dee Millen Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 29  [on Lionhead breed standards] response letter from John Goldsworthy May 2010 p. 55, Millen's response June 2010 p. 41

"Where did the Lionhead rabbit come from?" Natalie Goldsworthy Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 70

Lops in General

"Buying Lops" Geoff Russell Fur & Feather Jan. 2010 p. 38-39

"Lops: a remarkable success story" by Peter Ralphes. Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 19-22

"Preparing Lops for exhibition" Geoff Russell Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 10-11

"Rare lops" Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 18[Meissner, Lion Lop, Giant Cashmere, Velveteen]

"Show preparation in Lops" by Phil Batey. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 6-7

"Slipped crowns" Phil Batey Fur & Feather  Jan. 2009 p. 42-43

"Where did Lop rabbits come from?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 8-9

Meissner Lop

"Meissner porcelain has a worldwide reputation..." Owen Davies Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 4

 

Mini Lion Lop

"Mini Lion Lop - new breed that's become a roaring success" Jane Bramley Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 9

"The Miniature Lion Lop, a new challenge" by Jane Bramley. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 17

"The Miniature Lion Lop as a show rabbit" Jane Bramley Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 61

"Miniature Lion Lop - Chocolate Point" - Fur & Feather  Feb. 2015 p. 5

New colours introduced 1/7/2011 Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 44

 

Mini Lop

"Miniature Lop" Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 69

"Miniature Lop has improved 100% over the past ten years but there's still work to do" by Lea Fletcher. Fur & Feather June, 2002, p. 11-12

"The myth behind the Otter Butterfly" Phil Batey Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 7

"The new Mini Lop colours" Nov. 2010 p. p.36

"Success with  Miniature Lops: buying the foundation stock" by Mary Philpotts. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 12, reprinted Apr. 2009 p. 32

"Ten years of success" [letter] by Simon Whincup. Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 35

Mini Rex

"America's  Mini Rex colours" Fur & Feather, Sept. 13, 2001 p. 7-8

"Boom time for the Mini Rex" Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 9

"Goals in raising the  Mini Rex" b y Karen Heintz. Fur & Feather Sept. 13, 2001 p. 7

"History of the Mini Rex" by Ron Willers. Fur & Feather Sept. 13, 2001 p. 6

"The 'new" Broken Mini Rex standard: a potted history" Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 7

"A new venture for the British Mini Rex Club" [improving the Himalayan Mini Rex] Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 5

"Selecting Mini Rex" Rob Walters Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 72

"Selection in the Mini Chinrex"  by Carol Morrow. Fur & Feather Sept. 13, 2001 p. 12

"You be the judge: No. 1: Mini Rex" Fur & Feather Feb. 2014 p. 7

 

Netherland Dwarf

"Care must be taken when selecting Netherland Dwarfs" Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 35

"The magic circle" [the English-marked Netherland Dwarf] by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather Mar. 15, 2001 p. 7

"The Netherland Dwarf, a  mighty mini" Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 18-22

"The Netherland Dwarf has been described as the Gem of the Fancy..." by Kevan Smithey, Fur & Feather, Apr. 26, 2001 p. 10-11

"Netherland Dwarf's coat of many colours" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 24-25

"Getting to the top with the Netherland Dwarf" by Phil Birch. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 13

"Thirty-five years at the top" - Gary Hodsdon Fur & Feather  March 2014 p. 5-6

"To all Netherland Dwarf exhibitors" [letter] Dorothy Bothamley Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 36 [on "ideal weight"]

"Type in Netherland Dwarfs" by Phil Birch. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 13-14, reprinted Oct. 2009 p. 31

"When is a Himalayan Dwarf nor a Himalayan Dwarf" by John Quilliam. Fur & Feather Mar. 1, 2001, p. 5

New Zealand

"New Zealand Red" by Mrs E Shirley Grant, Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 60

"New Zealands" Mick Ward Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 4

"Setting the record straight on the origin of the New Zealand. Part one: the New Zealand Red" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 22-23

"Setting the record straight on the origins of the  New Zealand. Part two: the New Zealand White, Black and Blue" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 22

Perlfee

"Fairies in our garden" Mark and Cathy Deal (Botany Stud) [letter] Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 55

Polish

"The aristocrat of the fancy" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 66

"Breeding the perfect Pole" Phil Gould Fur & Feather July 2010 p. 4-5

"Care of the newborn Polish" by Tony Cannell. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 22

"Little king pin" N Adamson Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 66

"The mystical origin of a pink-eyed white rabbit we call a Polish" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather march 2006 p. 16-17

"Pick the breeds that's Poles apart! It's a sure winner if you pick Polish" by David Robinson. Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 13

"Polish" Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 7-8

"The Polish, a true British transformation" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 26-27

"Polish breeding" - Tony Cannell [letter[ Fur & Feather  June 2014 p. 50

"Up the Pole: toppers or whoppers?" by Ken Lettington. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 41

"What is Polish perfection?" David Gallagher & S Smithey Fur & Feather Apr. 2013 p. 27

 

Plush Lop

"The creation of the Plush Lop" Christine Toyer Fur & Feather Sept. 2012 p. 8-9

Rex

"The amazing Blue Rex" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 36-37

"Astrex and Opossum" John Hodgkiss Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 9

"The beauteous black velvet" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 47

"Black beauties" by Neil Robertson. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 15 [Black Rex]

"Black Rex, the top choice for the discerning fancier" Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 33

"Blue heaven" Rabbits Nov. 2003 p. 1 [Blue Rex]

"Breeding Black Rex" Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 49

"Can you explain a bit more about the coat of a Castor Rex please? [letter] Eddie Hutchings reply. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 66

"Castor, the original Rex" John Hodgkiss Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 10-11

"The charming Blue Rex" Jan Taylor Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 55

"Chinrex" by J C McNeil. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 14 [orig. pub. 1964]

"Chinrex for exhibition" by A E Lancashire. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 11, reprinted Apr. 2009 p. 33

"The Cinnamon Rex, poetry in  motion" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 6

"Dalmatian Rex" by Ian Gerard. Fur & Feather, Aug. 2, 2001 p. 4-6

"Dalmatian, the fancy rabbit with a Rex coat." Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 12

"Don't neglect top colour in the Chinchilla Rex" by Malcolm Brown. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 36-37 [originally published 1964]

"Exquisite and unique: the Rex rabbit has a coat of many colours" Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 28

"The fabulous Opal" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 52

"The fascinating, alluring Ermine Rex" by Stan Cole. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 50-51

"The fascinating an d alluring Ermine Rex" Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 25

"The fascinating Lynx" by F C Woodgate. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 12

"Feel a Rex and you will probably fall in love" Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 57

"First twelve months with the Castorrex" Fur & Feather, July 21, 2001 p. 8

"Going. going, gone, what's happening to our Rex colours?" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather March 2008 p. 32

"The great Rex debate" Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 36-37

"The great Rex debate"  Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 41

"The Havana Rex" Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 16-17

"Himalayan Rex" by F Passmore. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 15

"Himalayan Rex breeders required" Steve Sword Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 4

"John Hodgkinson on the Rex" Fur & Feather june 2012 p. 7

"Join the show stop;pers" Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 33-34 [Orange Rex]

Judging Rex [letters in Fur & Feather April 2014 p. 33 "Hopes & dreams dashed" and May 2014 p. 33]

"Keep breeding for type, the rest will come" letter from Tony Peacock Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 34

"Lilac Rex" Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 38

"The magnificent Otter Rex" Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 46

"Meet the Blue Rex" Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 35

"My ideal Havana Rex" Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 40

"Nature's masterpiece in fur, the fabulous Chinrex" Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 8-9

"Opal Rex" by Ron Willers. Fur & Feather Nov. 8, 2001 p. 11-12

"Orange delight!" Fur & Feather May 2011 p. 54

"Orange: it's the Rex with a champagne sparkle" Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 15-16

"The original Rexes: Castor, Chinchilla" by John Hodgkiss. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 26 + 28

"Rex at Bradford Excel" Bob Ault [letter] Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 49 [letter taking umbrage at Eddie Hutchings' critique of Rex at Bradford] + Eddie's response.

"The Rex breed standard" [letter] Steve Sword Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 41

"Rex - not what they used to be" Joan Finch [letter]  Dec. 2007 p. 6

"The Rex rabbit's coat of many colours" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 18-20

"Rex rabbits, nature's masterpieces in fur" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 71

"Rex, the rabbit with the velvet touch" Fur & Feather, May 10, 2001 p. 6-9

"Rough-coated Rex will always be rarities" Heather Heron (South African breeder) Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 8

"Selective breeding with Ermine Rex" by Harry & Madge Titchener. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 62

"Self Rexes" Aug. 2002 p. 10-11

"So you'd like to take up Rex? by John Hodgkiss. Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 30-31

"Two Himalayans, Fancy & Rex" Fur & Feather June 2012 p., 6

"Type in the Rex rabbit" from a 1957 Rex handbook Fur & Feather May 2011 p. 26

"Vote for the Standard Rex Party" Stephen Sword Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 41 [satiric proposal for a new breed standard in line of Eddie Hutrhing's call for  larger Rex] plus letter from Tony Fraser taking Sword to task for his comments July 2008 p. 63, letter from Graham Baker also taking him to task Aug. 2008 p. 64

"Watch the Orange blossom" [first few weeks in the life of baby Orange Rex] Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 44

"Winning ways with Rex" Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 45

Sable

"The Sable" David W Irving Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 26-27

"The Sable rabbit has six colours, and all are beautiful" by G H Ward. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 11 [originally published 1975]

"Spotlight on the Sable" G H Ward Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 59

"Take up the challenge of the superb Sable" Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 37

"Triple chance twice over, that's what you get with the Sable" by Matt Appleyard. Fur & Feather Apr. 12, 2001 p. 8-9 (originally published in Feb. 1963, reprinted Feb. 11, 1993)

"The normal Sable, 'Beautiful and unique'" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 20-21

Satin

"Bang the drum" Jim Topham Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 11 [on breeding coloured Satins]

"Health or beauty" by Stephanie Davis. Fur & Feather Jan. 31, 2002 p. 6-9

"Satin, the original Mr Sheen" Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 5

Siberian

"The Siberian" Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 64

"The Siberian" Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 27

"Snow, Siberia and a discovery" Graeme P Butler Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 65

Silver

"Fond memories of Silver Fox rabbits" by Reg Drewry. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 70

"The Silver, a sterling breed indeed" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 28-29

"Something about Silvers" T B Mason Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 48-50

"Superb Silver"  by Bill Webb. Fur & Feather Mar. 29, 2001 p. 11 (originally published Mar. 25, 1993)

Silver Fox

"Be a Silver Fox breeder" Clive Pearson Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 13

"Breed profile: the Silver Fox" by Jeff Iles. Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 14-15

"The fabulous Fox, a breed that stands supreme" by Cliff Pearson. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 44, reprinted May 2009 p. 40-41

"Foxed!" letter from Heather on incomplete eye circles in photos of Silver Fox. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2015 p. 44

"Given my time over again., I'd be a Silver Fox breeder and this is how I'd begin" by Cliff Pearson. Fur & Feather  Dec. 2006 p. 33-37

"The scintillating Silver Fox" by Alan Lee. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 8

"The Silver Fox tops charts as most successful Fur breed in 2007" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 64-65

"Success with the Silver Fox" Fur & Feather March 2007 p-. 24

Smoke Pearl

"Pearls beyond price?" S G A Stephenson Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 53

"Sable dressed in Grey: the scintillating Smoke Pearl" Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 2

Sussex

"Introducing the Sussex rabbit" Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather Oct. 2009 p. 8-9

"The Marten Sussex" - Judy Le Marchant Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 4

Swiss Fox

"Introducing the Dwarf Fox" Simon & Richard Whincup-Grindey Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 50-51

"Welcome to the world of fluff" Part 2. Richard Grindey & Simon Whincup Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 8-10

Tan

"Albany Tans helping out in America" by Phill Harrison. Fur & Feather Jan. 17, 2002 p. 11

"Breed profile: the Tan" Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 8-10

"Cherish the novice when introducing them to the Chocolate Tan" by A S Howden. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 36-37 [originally published 1958]

"In praise of Tans, advice for beginners" by Godfrey Browning. Fur & Feather, Jan. 3, 2002 p. 6

"In praise of the Tan" by A S Howden. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 11-12, reprinted March 2010 p-. 14-15

"My way with the Tan rabbit" by E D V Holmes. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 13 [orig. pub. 1969]

"Tan topics: You're out of the novice stage now" by A S Howden. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 68-69 [reprinted from 1957]

"Where did this Tan evolve from?" by Derek Medlock. Fur & Feather, Jan. 3, 2002 p. 5

Thrianta

"The future's orange for the Thrianta" Bob Whitman Fur & Feather Ap. 2011 p. 7

"History of the Thrianta: in defiance of Hitler's Nazi regime an orange-red rabbit is born" Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 10-11

"The fascinating history of two Golden rabbits" by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 72-73

"Thriantas" Roger A Smith Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 35

"What future Orange? [letter] Dawn Stearn Fur & Feather Apr. 2011 ['on setting up a Thrianta club]

Vienna

"The Vienna" by Owen & Lindsay Davies. Fur & Feather March 2002 p. 5-6

 

RABBIT CARE & HEALTH

Abscesses Dental problems First aid General health & care Herbs Ivermectin Moult Paralysis Renal & Urinary disease Stress
Christmas hazards E. cuniculi Flop Bunny Syndrome Handling Hot weather Massage Myxomatosis Parasites Respiratory disease Surgery
Coccidiosis Eye problems Flystrike Hazards in the shed Immunity Microbiology News items Pasteurella RHD Vaccinations
Cold weather Fireworks Gastrointestinal problems Health check Inherited diseases Miscellaneous diseases Obesity Rabbit Syphilis Skin disease  

Abscesses

Abscesses Simone Thissen Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 11

Ask the vet: Absceses i n rabbits" - Owen Davies Fur & Feather Dec. 2013 p. 35

"Common health problems in rabbits" part two" Simone Thissen (dental disease, abscesses) Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 25

 

Calici virus see RHD (Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease)

 

Christmas hazards

"Do Christmas trees pose threat to your rabbit?" Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 27

"Hark the herald rodents sing" [caring for small animals during Christmas] by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather, Dec. 20, 2001 p. 8

"Hazards associated with Christmas trees" by Sara Cowan. Fur & Feather Dec. 6, 2001 p. 5

 

Coccidiosis

Coccidiosis Simone Thissen Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 39

 

Cold weather

"The big chill" by Ann Storey Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 13-14

"Get your rabbit winter ready" Fur & Feather Nov. 2014 p. 58

"January warmers: how to keep breeding and exhibition rabbits in optimum condition when the temperature drops to zero" Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 6

"Notes from the shed" [on keeping rabbits in winter, vermin, heating, sheds] by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 7

"Preparing for winter"  by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 7

"Preparing for winter: a clean sweep"  Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 5

"Winter husbandry" Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p.  5-6

"Winter tips" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Dec. 2002 p. 28

"Wrapping up warm" Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p. 6-7

 

Dental problems

"Big bunny teeth can be killers" Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 40 [2/3rds of PDSA surgery on rabbits is for dental problems]

"Common health problems in rabbits" part two" Simone Thissen (dental disease, abscesses) Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 25

Dental problems - Dr. Simone Thissen. Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 14

"Growth of a rabbit's teeth" Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 70

 

E. cuniculi

E. cuniculi in a show buck Emma Keeble Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 32

"E. cuniculi the hidden killer" Rob Watkins Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 10

"Encephalitazoon cuniculi" by Jacki Clark. Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 13-14

"Encephalitazoon cuniculi" by Julia Quilliam. Fur & Feather Feb. 28, 2002 p. 8

 - follow up by Jacki Clark Fur & Feather Mar. 28, 2002 p. 10

"Rabbits and Encephalitozoon cuniculi: Brigitte Lord (nee Reusch) Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 33

"A review of Encephalitozoon cuniculi infection in the domestic rabbit" by Emma Keebles. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 39-41

"What is her prognosis" letter from Jane Kirkwood. Answered by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 6 [on E. cuniculi]

 

Eye problems

"Diseases of the rabbit eye" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 8

Eye problem in a French Lop - Owen Davies Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 11

 

Fireworks

"Notes from the shed: Fireworks" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather  Nov. 2003 p. 23

"Pack up your troubles" David Byng Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 5 [rabbits and fireworks]

"Prepare your small animals for the firework season" Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 7

"Remember, remember your small pets on Bonfire Night" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 7Fur & Feather Nov. 2010 p. 7

"Remember, remember the 5th November" Fur & Feather Nov. 2010 p. 7

 

First aid

"Natural first aid kit for cavies, rabbits and other small furries" by Belinda Francis Fur & Feather Dec. 2002 p. 12

"The rabbit first aid kit" John Chitty Fur & Feather Jan. 2010 p. 54-55

 

Flop Bunny Syndrome

"When Flopsy isn't the brother of Mopsy" by Jenny Buckingham. Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 11-13

 

Flystrike

"Common health problems in rabbits final part" Simone Thissen (urinary tract disease, viral disease, myiasis (flystrike), rabbit syphilis) Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 44

"Flystrike: the curse of the summer months" by Belinda Francis. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 33

"Flystrike warning" Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 9

"Fate worse than death" by Agnes J. Delauche [flystrike]. Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 4-5

 

Gastrointestinal problems

"Acute gastrointestinal disturbances in rabbits." by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Sept. 16, 2001 p. 9-11

"Bloat, the German approach" August Offenberg, translated by A. van Ramshorst. Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 34-35, letter in response from Tony Finch, Feb. 2008 p. 14

"The BRC, seventy years old what have we learned?" by Geoff Russel. Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 13 [how diseases like bloat and diarrhoea were treated in the past]

"Common health problems in rabbits part three" Simone Thissen  (pododermatitis, Psoroptes cuniculi, Cheyletiella, Dermatophytosis (ringworm), gastric stasis syndrome) Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 31

"Digestive disorders" by  Malcolm Green. Fur & Feather Aug. 2, 1001 p. 8

"Enteritis complex" by Brian Wright. Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 13

"Fur & Feather casebook" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 21 [Mini Lop which hadn't eaten for 2 days]

"Gastrointestinal stasis in rabbits" Robert Simpson Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 51

"My thoughts on the ME problem" Fur & Feather May 24, 2001 p. 11

"Netherland Dwarf not eating" letter from Bev Carrington. Reply Pat Gaskin. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 7

"Review and comparison of two important  digestive diseases of the domestic rabbit" by Anna Meredith and Michelle Ward. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 36-38

"Scours in the rabbitry" Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 55

"What could be wrong with my feeding plan?" Fur & Feather Jan. 2006 p. 16 [on soft poo]

Youngsters with bloat Emma Keeble Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 31

 

General health and care

"Brush a bunny" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 11 [on importance of grooming pets as well as show stock]

"Century of rabbit health advice" Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 9

"Do you know your prebiotics from your probiotics?" by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 5

"The grebe" Vic Compton Fur & Feather  Aug. 2008 p. 7 [rabbit husbandry]

"Happy bunnies!" Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 34-35, Aug. 2011 p. 28

"Health and hygiene, hand in hand" by Ellie Butler. Fur & Feather   Oct. 2002 p. 23

"Health club: Preventing disease in rabbits" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather, July 2002 p. 5

"How to keep a healthy rabbit" by Kevin Eatwell. Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 19

"The importance of good ventilation" Fur & Feather  Feb. 2014 p. 44

"In sickness and in health" David Byng Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 11

"In sickness and in health" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 10-11

"Nose to tail: The nose" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 30

"Nose to tail: The mouth" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Feb. 2003 p. 18

"Nose to tail : The eye" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 14

"Nose to tail: The ears and head"  by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Apr. 2003 p. 14

"Nose to tail: The legs"  by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 24

"Nose to tail: The skin" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 26

"Nose to tail: The tail end" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 14

"Notes from the shed" [on rabbit diseases] by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 39

"Notes from the shed: Stockmanship" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 40

"One day conference on rabbit rescue, rehabilitation and rehoming" [covers general health] Fur & Feather, July 19, 2001 p. 7

"Preventing health problems" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Feb. 15, 2001 p. 3

"Rabbit Q&A" Fur & Feather April 12, 2001 p. 11

"Rabbits are very clever" - Marjorie EP Netherway Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. 34-35 [reprinted from Sept. 1974 - on coprophagy, feeding and fibre]

"Research by University of Bristol paves way for vision for rabbit welfare" Fur & Feather July 2015 p. 3

"Review of diseases of rabbits kept in groups and their welfare implications" Owen Davies Fur & Feather March 2008 p. 8-9

"Review of probiotics and their potential use in companion rabbits" Livia Benato Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 26-27

"Stop smoking for pet's sake" by Elaine Pendlebury. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 53

"Supreme Fact sheet no. 7" [miscellaneous rabbit ailments] by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather April 12, 2001 p. 13

"Top to tail fitness" Fur & Feather May 2007 p. 41

"Trimming those nails" Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 35

Vetark Professional : company profile Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 54

"What causes disease?" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 16

"Welfare considerations of the rabbit" Owen Davies Fur & Feather March 2011 p. 6-8

"What to do when buildings and rabbit hiutches go 'sock'" Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 24

"What every woman knows" David Byng Fur & Feather  Aug. 2008 p. 5 [on sharing the load in rabbit husbandry]

 

Handling

"Correct handling is a must for contentment in a rabbitry" Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 38

"Handle with care" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 60

"Learn the art of correct handling" Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 34-35

 

Hazards in the shed

"Hay rack warning" [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 7

"Warning: zinc toxicity - grooming chalk" Sarah Elliot [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 35

"Wood shavings: a health warning" - Ann Daniels Fur & Feather  Feb. 2014 p. 38 [includes response from wood shavings bedding manufacturer ; follow up from Owen Davies March 2014 p. 17 ; letter on Leylandii shavings June 2014 p. 50]

 

Health check

"How well do you observe your rabbit?" Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 46

"Notes from the shed: Rabbit health check"  by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather April 2003 p. 13

"Rabbit health check" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 6-7

"Regular health checks lead to healthier rabbits" Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 34

 

Herbs

"Aloe vera for common ailments" [letter]  Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 4

"Herb lore" by Belinda Francis. Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 25 + 30-31

"Herbs for herbivores" by Belinda Francis Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 25

 

Hot weather

"Beat the heat, life saving tips for sun-sizzling days" Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 4-6

"Don't let your rabbits lose their cool" Fur & Feather June 2007 p. 14-15

"Flaming June" Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 9 and June 2014 p. 9

"Mad dogs and Englishmen" by Geoff Russell [on showing rabbits at agricultural shows and being prepared for heat] Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 9-10

"Notes from the shed [on hot weather care]" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 26

"Preventing diseases in hot weather" Fur & Feather Aug. 2003 p. 6

"Protect 'the shed' against global warming" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 10

"Tips on cooling down small animals in hot weather" by Elaine Pendlebury Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 10

"Turning on the heat: more heatwave solutions" Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 8-9

 

Immunity

"Can we improve our stock's immunity" by Malcolm Green. Fur & Feather Apr. 12, 2001 p. 3

"Can we produce a strain of rabbits immune to disease? Or is prevention better than cure?" John Sandford & Terry Read. Fur & Feather Mar. 20, 2001 p. 6-7

"Disease resistance, an achievable goal." by Michael Miller. Fur & Feather Aug. 2, 1001 p. 7-8

 

Inherited diseases

"Genetic diseases seen in the fancy, fur, lop and rex breed rabbits" Birgitte Lord Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 42-43

"Inherited diseases in rabbits" by Owen Davies.  Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 43

 

Ivermectin

"Ivermectin" Rob Watkins Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 12-13

 

Massage

"Massage helps rabbits relax" Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 48 [notice of book The relaxed rabbit: massage for your pet bunny by Chandra Moira Beal]

 

Microbiology

"Microbiology for fanciers" by Ann Storey Fur & Feather Nov. 8, 2001- Mar. 14, 2001

"More microbiology for fanciers" - Anne Storey Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 p. 38-39, Dec. 2013 p. 38-39

"Viruses, step  by step" by Linda Dykes. Fur & Feather  Mar. 15, 2001 p. 10-11

 

Miscellaneous diseases and problems

"Ask the vet" by Elaine Pendlebury. Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 9 [rabbit toys, red urine]; June 200 4p. 15 [flaky patch on a Dwarf lop]

"Common health problems in rabbits part four" Simone Thissen (neurological diseases: head tilt & paralysis posterior, Dacrocystitis, Neoplasia, Renal disease) Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 46

"Current concepts in management of rabbit 'bloat' disease" Owen Davies Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 9-13

"Fur & Feather casebook" by Owen Davies Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 11 [on Giant rabbit which suffered crushed ribs in an accident]

"Fur & Feather questions" Fur & Feather  Feb. 2005 p. 4-5 [head tilt, eradicating inherited faults, rabbits in winter, rings, RSPCA]

"Fur & Feather  questions"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 60-61 [doe mounting kits, vaccination, when to wean, slight head tilt]

" Fur & Feather questions" Fur & Feather  Oct. 2004 p. 6-7 [cutting claws, registering & ringing new born rabbits, cannibalistic Mini Lop doe]

 

Moult and Fur loss

"Ask the vet" by Elaine Pendleton.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 21 [bald patches and dandruff in a rabbit, rabbit pulling her fur out, desexed buck who keeps mounting desexed doe]

Fur loss in rabbits S.J.P. Thissen Fur & Feather Oct.2008 p. 56

"Fur and moult in the rabbit" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather Oct. 2002 p. 13

"Just what is moult?" Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 34

"The moult - a natural process which has become a man-made trouble" - L.V. Eldridge Fur & Feather June 2015 p. 9

"Moult and mites" Judy Le Marchant Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 13

"Moulting stock" Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 [opinions of various fanciers reprinted from 1923]

"Moulting stress in rabbits" by Malcolm Green Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 21

"So just what happens when the fur starts flying? A breeder considers the moulting process" Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 30-31

"Sore hocks" Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 14

 

Myxomatosis

"Combating the spread of myxomatosis" Fur & Feather  Oct. 2007 p. 7

"Health club: Myxomatosis" by Owen Davies Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 17

"Major viral diseases of rabbits" Owen Davies Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 39, July 2014 p. 37

Myxomatosis Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 55

"Myxomatosis" by Brian Wright,  Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 12-13

"Myxomatosis" by E C Richardson. Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 23 [reprint of an article published in 1954]

"Myxomatosis, are you in the know?" Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 6-7

"Myxomatosis the facts" Rieke Hettrick Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 40

"Prevention  and control of myxomatosis in show rabbits" Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 39-40

"Protection of rabbits against mosquitoes" Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 6-7

"Rabbit twin killers: myxomatosis, viral haemorrhagic disease" Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 24-25

"Thoughts from the surgery" by Virginia Richardson. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 37 [on vaccination s for  VHD and myxomatosis]

"Vaccination and vector control for myxomatosis" Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 11

 

News items

"Croft unveils dedicated rabbit ward at new £3 million veterinary hospital" Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 11

"Vets to test breath?" Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 5

"Weight management and maintenance in rabbits" Fur & Feather March 2015 p. 28

 

Obesity

"Common health problems with rabbits part one" Simone Thissen (obesity, respiratory disease) Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 43

Obesity Molly Varga Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 39

"Obesity in rabbits" Brigitte Reusch Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 11

 

Paralysis

"Rabbit paralysis" by Emma Williams. Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 13

 

Parasites

"Best of health: Parasites" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 5

"Common health problems in rabbits part three" Simone Thissen  (pododermatitis, Psoroptes cuniculi, Cheyletiella, Dermatophytosis (ringworm), gastric stasis syndrome) Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 31

"Ectoparasites in rabbits - a health and judging perspective" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Feb 2012 p. 42-42

"External parasites of rabbits" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 50

"Genitirix offers 'no needles' solution for parasite control in rabbits, guinea pigs an d ferrets with launch of Xeno 450" Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 56

"Internal parasites in rabbits" Owen Davies Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 59

"Introduction to parasites" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 24

"An itchy subject" Dee Millen Fur & Feather June 2014 p. 9

"Parasites beware": Bob Watkins Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 33

Parasites Q&A  Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p.4

"Pest control for small animals: Hot weather solutions" - Suzanne Moyes Fur & Feather  June 2014 p. 7

"Pest problems for small animals" by Dr Sue Huggett. Fur & Feather  July 2006 p. 5

"When little problems turn into major headaches" by Nick Thomas [mites in rabbits]. Fur & Feather, July 2003 p. 7-8

 

Pasteurella

"Atishoo! Atishoo! And we all fall down" by Marjorie E P Netherway. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 8-9 [sneezing rabbits and pasteurella]

"Sneezing/wheezing rabbits, 'Snuffles'???" - Susan Stephen Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 [letter p. 53], Sept. 2013 letter from Rod Hardman agreeing

"Snuffles" [letter, if remaining rabbit show no signs of snuffles are they OK to breed with, how long before you know they are ok] Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 40

"Snuffles and pasteurella multocida" Birgitte Lord Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 36-37

"Snuffles, kill or cure?" Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 13

"Snuffles. more than meets the eye" by Owen Davies. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 5

 

Rabbit Syphilis

"Common health problems in rabbits final part" Simone Thissen (urinary tract disease, viral disease, myiasis (flystrike), rabbit syphilis) Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 44

"One thing after..." - Brian Green Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 p. 33 [on treating rabbit syphilis and side effects]

"Rabbit syphilis, a rabbit keeper's guide" - Jenna Richardson Fur & Feather  Nov. 2013 p. 34

"Vent disease in  rabbits" Owen Davies Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 11

 

Renal and Urinary Diseases

"Common health problems in rabbits final part" Simone Thissen (urinary tract disease, viral disease, myiasis (flystrike), rabbit syphilis) Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 44

Hutch burn in a Netherland Dwarf doe  Emma Keeble Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 32

 

Respiratory diseases

"Common health problems with rabbits part one" Simone Thissen (obesity, respiratory disease) Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 43

"Does Echinacea help with the symptoms of snuffles?' [letter] Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 8 [also reports vet saving a rabbit from myxo with it - Owen Davies cast doubt on this]

"Fur & Feather  casebook" by Owen Davies Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 55 [two rabbits which died suddenly, possibly some sort of pneumonia following a sudden change in the weather]

Rabbit with runny eyes and nose S.J.P. Thissen Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 6

 

RHD (Rabbit Haemorrhagic Disease)

"10 point cleaning plan" Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 7

"Health club: VHD" by Owen Davies Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 28

"It happened to us - Steve Sword and Peter Smith share their VHD nightmare" Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 33

"Linda Dykes looks back to the time when a new disease - Viral Haemorrhagic Disease - threatened to destroy the rabbit fancy" Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 12

"Major viral diseases of rabbits" Owen Davies Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 39

"Pet rabbit owners beware" Julie Roberts [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 34 (on VHD in vaccinated rabbits] plus responses from vet Brigitte Reusch and Alan Gibbs, chairman of the BRC's Health & Welfare Legislation Committee]

"Rabbit twin killers: myxomatosis, viral haemorrhagic disease" Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 24-25

"Thoughts from the surgery" by Virginia Richardson. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 37 [on vaccination s for  VHD and myxomatosis]

"VHD my experience" Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 46

"VHD my story" Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 40

"Viral Haemorrhagic Disease" Animal Health, Welfare and Legislation Sub Committee, British Rabbit Council Fur & Feather Jan. 2016 p. 33

"Viral Haemorrhagic Disease (VHD) of rabbits" Mike Davies Fur & Feather  July 2008 p. 5

"Viral Haemorrhagic Disease, a persistent killer" Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 38

"Viral haemorrhagic diseases Fur & Feather Dec. 2014 p. 1 [on the difference between RHD & Ebola virus]

"What is VHD?" Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 12

 

Skin diseases

"Common health problems in rabbits part three" Simone Thissen  (pododermatitis, Psoroptes cuniculi, Cheyletiella, Dermatophytosis (ringworm), gastric stasis syndrome) Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 31

 

Stress

"Stressed out: what is stress when it is applied to rabbits? What do we know about it, and how can we recognise it?" Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 5 [orig pub 1967]

 

Surgery

"Oscar loses a stone" [Netherland Dwarf with a bladder stone" Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 3

"Pre- and post-surgical care for rabbits" by Chandra Moira Beal. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 70

"Rabbit anaesthesia, improving standards kin rabbit airway management"' Ivan Crotaz Fur & Feather Aug 2012 p. 42

"Spaying prevents cancer of the uterus" Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 29

 

Vaccinations

"Bunny bugs" Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 9 [vaccinations]

"New combined vaccine against myxomatosis and rabbit haemorrhagic disease" Brigitte Lord Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 4

"Self vaccination, my experience" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 37

"Vaccines, why are they so expensive' by Maureen Hoyle. Fur & Feather  May 2005 p. 40

 

RABBIT FANCIERS

Aliyah Ajmal [Scottish Junior of the Year] Fur & Feather  Feb. 2014 p. 52

Astrid Allen [Dwarf Lop, Mini Rex breeder] Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 27

Melanie Allen "Why I enjoy my shed" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 6

Graham Baker [Blue Vienna, Agouti Dwarfs & Ivory Satin breeder and judge] Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 37

Mari Baker [Vienna breeder] Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 23

Sue Baker [Polish breeder] Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 32

Murray Baldwin [Ermine Rex  breeder] Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 8-9

Oliver Basier [junior of the year 2003] Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 24

Phil Batey Fur & Feather Sept. 2008 p. 20-21 Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 38-39

Daisy Beasley Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 61 [young Mini Lop breeder, grand-daughter of David Mason]

Donald Beckett [Dutch breeder] Fur & Feather May 23, 2002 p. 2

Jim Bentley [Dutch breeder & judge] Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 35

Lucy Berry [on her final year as a Junior exhibitor] Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 59

Lucy Berry "Rabbits changed my life: Fur & Feather  April 2014 p. 28

Walt Betteridge [Sable breeder] Fur & Feather Sept. 2014 p. 6

Simon Beynon [Netherland Dwarf breeder]  Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 25

Jenny Blanchard [Argente breeder] Fur & Feather may 2006 p. 36

Geoff Boot [on winning the Bradford]  Fur & Feather Feb. 14, 2002 p. 9

Geoff Boot [judge and breeder of Himalayans & Dwarf Lops] Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 10-11, Fur & Feather Nov. 2011 p. 7

Jenny Blanchard: Fred in the Shed no. 5 (breeder of Argentes) Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 8

Jim Blanchard [breeder of Siamese and Marten Seal Rex] Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 40

Fred Booth "Beginners luck" [Rex breeder] Fur & Feather  Jan. 2016 p. 52-53

Jane Bramley "Why I enjoy my lops" Fur & Feather dec. 2005 p. 5

Emma Brown [letter from daughter Doris] Fur & Feather  Jan. 2010 p. 47

Meg Brown Fur & Feather Dec. 2002 p. 22

Tony Buller "Why I enjoy my trade stand" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 6

Bunnies-R-Us [forum run  by Nicky Walters (Lovemylops), Kirstie Harris (and Tanya White (Chalcroft Stud) David Byng Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 66

Bob Bushell Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 p. 32 [breeder of Dutch & English]

Wendy & David Byng "From house rabbits to show rabbits" Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 66

Janice Calvert [Rex breeder and judge]  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 36

Tony Cannell [former judge and Polish breeder] Fur & Feather March 2012 p. 6

Alan Cargo ("Petala' Stud with Peter Faint) London Gazette 2013 [Angora breeder, went BiS at 2013 London, describes Angoras in the Netherlands where he got his stock]

Sue Carlisle (judge and Mini Lop breeder on winning the London in 1999 with "Morris"] Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 13

Thomas Clayborough [Junior Best Rex at Bradford] Fur & Feather Feb. 14, 2002 p. 10

John Clifford [Dutch breeder] Fur & Feather Oct. 2002 p. 16-17

Coe, Gordon [breeder of NZ Reds & Dwarf Lops, used to judge] Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 37

Stan Cole "King of the Poles"  [Polish breeder] Fur & Feather Jan. 17, 2002 p. 3 + 5-8

"Michelle Collier"  [Polish breeder] Fur & Feather July 2006 p. 50-51

"Julie Connolly" (Hunningley Stud, breeder of Blanc de Hotots) Fur & Feather Nov. 2014 p. 8

Trina Cooke "a modern rabbit breeder" Fur & Feather Dec. 20, 2001 p. 4-5

Brian Cookson [Beveren breeder} Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 4-5

Couch family (Rebekah, Keiran, Clint and Karen) [Angora, Cashmere, Polish Mini Lop, Silver, Seal Rex, Smoke Pear breeders] Fur & Feather March 2012 p. 7

Sarah Cox [young breeder of Tan Mini Rex] Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 8

Anne Crompton (Shoremont & Rossendale Stud) [French lop breeder] Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 56

Owen Davies "Why I enjoy producing bloodlines" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 7

"The Davy sisters" [runner up for BRC Junior of the Year] Fur & Feather Jan. 2014 p. 58

Roxann Day "When adversity strikes, be strong, don't give up" (Anrosa Rabbits) [breeder of Continental Giants on overcoming the loss to myxo of most of her stock and showing successfully] Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 51

Mark & Cathy Deal [Perlfee and Thrianta breeders, Mark judges] Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 32

Sue Dooley [British Giants, Continental Giants] Fur & Feather Nov. 2003 p.16-17

Cat Dunbar [most northerly exhibitor of National and Scottish Chinchilla Rabbit Clubs] Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 53

Angela & Keith Durose [Tan breeders] Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 72, sold entire stud of Tans May 2010, letter June 2010 p. 27

Sarah & Hazel Elliott [judges and breeders of Dwarf Lops and French Lops] Fur & Feather Apr. 2010 p. 58

John Elsdon "Why I enjoy small livestock" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 8

Jean Evans [recipient of the Walker Cup as Secretary of the Year] Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 40

Peter Faint [letter on being dropped as auctioneer at the Bradford which he and his father had done for years] Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 6-7

Sue Feber [variety of breeds esp. Giants] Fur & Feather May 2007 p. 16

Dave Fisher [judge and Rex breeder] Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 36

Joseph Flarry Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 55 [young exhibitor of German Lops]

John & Carole Fletcher ("Tuesday night at the 'Fletcher's Arms'", social events at the Fletchers' rabbitry) Fur & Feather Oct. 2002 p. 12

Sarah Forbes Fur & Feather Oct. 2009 p. 5

Ivor Fox [breeder of Harlequins and Poles] Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 56-57

Laura Fox [junior rabbit breeder] Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 35

Tom Fox [young breeder of English] Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 7, Sept 2012 p. 5

Blair and John Gardiner [Scottish English breeders] Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 59-59

Neil Gardner [breeder of Netherland Dwarfs] Fur & Feather Jan. 3, 2002 p. 16-17

Eric Gaskin "The show goes on" Fur & Feather July 2010 p. 3

Steve Germany [judge, and breeder of English, Dutch and Netherland Dwarfs] Fur & Feather July 2010 p. 33

Ian Gerrard [Scottish Rex breeder and former judge] Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 29

Janice Gire "Why I enjoy breeding rabbits Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 5

Phil Gould (Fourtune Stud, breeder of Poles) Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 8-9

Victor Hales "Tribute to Victor Hales" Ann Storey Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 60

Chris Hamilton [Angora breeder] Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 44

Phill Harrison [Tan breeder] Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 39

Gillian & David Hawkins (College Green Stud) [German Lops,  Mikni Lops and Lion Lops bfreederfs] Fur & Feather Apr. 2013 p. 26

Nicky Hicks [breeder of Siberians, Castor Mini Rex & Chinchillas] Fur & Feather Aug 2012 p. 60

Arnie Hill : Fred in the Shed no. 4. Breeder of Ermine Rex. Fur & Feather Feb. 2015 p. 8

Yvonne Hobbs, Willowcot Stud [Angora breeder on winning the Bradford] Bradford Post 2003 p. 5

     marriage to Mike Fothergill May 2007 p. 62

John A. Hodgkiss, Rutland Stud [Rex breeder] Fur & Feather Jan. 2003 p. 27

Alex Hogg [Polish breeder] Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 24-25

Michelle and John  Holden [breeders of Netherland Dwarfs, Mini Lops, Dwarf Lops] Fur & Feather Apr. 2003 p. 30-31

Pam and Geoff Honour celebrate 50th wedding anniversary Fur & Feather July 2010 p. 7

Paul Hopkins [Tri-Dutch, Tri-English and Thrianta breeder and judge] Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 36

Chris Horseman [Chinrex,  Mini Chinrex, standard Chinchilla breeder] Fur & Feather Oct. 2012 p. 57

Eddie Hutchings by Pam Honour [Fur & Feather Dec. 2014 letters [80th birthday tribute]

James Ivers [young Dutch and Satin breeder]  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 7

Jackie Jeffery "Why I enjoy my pet rabbits" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 5

Andrew Jones, Sojen Stud [breeder of Silver Fox, English Lops, Normal Sables, Hulstlanders] Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 36

Geoffrey Jones "It all began with 'Trixie'" [former breede3r, with his father of Beverens and Chinchillas, then New Zealands] Fur & Feather Dec. 2011 p. 31

Eddie & Pauline Kell [Dutch and Rex breeders, organisers of the Bradford "do"] Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 40-41

Gary & Ken Lees (Kirkwood Stud) [breeders of English with a really nice rabbitry] Fur & Feather Oct. 2010 p. 5-6

Judy LeMarchant. "Why I enjoy overseas shows" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 8

Roger Lightfoot [judge, UK's most successful rabbit exhibitor, breeder of Silver Fox] Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 8-9

Mike Maddrell [Ermine Rex breeder from the Isle of Man] Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 35

Brian Marsh (Fred in the shed) [breeder of English] Fur & Feather May 2014 p. 5

Howard Marshall [judge and Rex breeder] Fur & Feather Feb 2012 p. 47

David Mayo [breeder of Belgian Hares, British Giants, Netherland Dwarfs, Viennas] Fur & Feather Apr. 12, 2001 p. 5-6

Megabucks Stud  (Andy Kathy, children Kayleigh, Sophia & Roddy)  by  Louise Young Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 66

Pat Megit [Beveren breeder] Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 35

Sue Mould [Rex breeder] Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 58

Jack Oakland [[Sable breeder Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 6-7 ; "Breakfast with dad" by Pamela Hughes, Fur & Feather Dec. 2014 p. 18. Oakland believed to the the fancy's longest continuous rabbit exhibitor at 93]

Petra Otto [judge and Rex breeder] Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 16 + 18

Petra Otto "Why I enjoy judging" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 5

Eleanor Padiwick [German Lop breeder]  Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 14-15

Bill Parish [Dwarf Lop breeder] Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 16-17

"Charlie Parker: My love for animals" Fur & Feather March 2014 p. 28

Aimee Peart "Why I enjoy my showing bug" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 6

`Charles Petts "Another sixty years" Fur & Feather Aug. 2012 p. 32-33 [memories of 60 years in the rabbit fancy), Sept 2012 p. 28-30

"Jo Phillips - Mr. Orange Rex" Janice Calvert [letter] Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 38

Dorit Powell "Why I enjoy rabbit shows" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 6

Charles Punchard [judge and Havana breeder] Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 28

Bethany & Natasha Pyke (Bethasha Stud) [young breeders of Netherland Dwarfs and Lionheads] Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 54

Beverley Randall, Bev's Bunnies [Liohead breeder] Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 16

Kirsty Read [young Netherland Dwarf breeder] Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 23

Brian Roberts [most successful rabbit exhibitor winning constantly since 1948] Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 8-10

Neil Robertson "Why I enjoy getting involved" Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 5

Donna Routley [breeder of Polish, Rex, mini Rex, Netherland Dwarfs] Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p.44-45, marriage to Malcolm Nikcholson Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 5

"Marie Salt, Queen of the South" Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 25

Victoria Sandiford "Why I enjoy rescuing small animals" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 7

Angela Saunders Fur & Feather  Nov. 2013 p. 57 [breeder of Himalayan Netherland Dwarfs]

Benjamin Shepherd [Junior Belgian Hare breeder] Fur & Feather July 5, 2001 p. 3-4

Lindsay Sissons "Why I enjoy breeding rabbits" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 7

Ray & Exdith Siswick Fur & Feather Nov  2012 p. 4

Skyrack Angoras Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 6-7

Ray and Ann Smith [Brown/Grey Dutch and Black Rex breeders] Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 10-11

Kevan (and Steven) Smithey Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 p. 5 (breeders of Netherland Dwarfs and Polish); Kevan Smithey: Fred in the Shed no. 6 Fur & Feather July 2015 p. 4

David Smy, D & P Smy Stud [Polish breeder] Fur & Feather June 2004 p. 22-23

Ann Stephenson (recipient of the RE Walker Memorial Cup) Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 66

Tom Stratford  [judge and Netherland Dwarf breeder] Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 32

Percy Styan "Grandad Percy" by Michael Styan [Tan breeder of yesteryear] Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 32

Dennis Sutton [Rex breeder and judge] Fur & Feather Aug. 2012 p. 8

Ernie Symons [Cornish breeder of Silver Fox, Mini Rex and Dutch] Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 26-27

Laura Taragini (Lily Stud) [breeder of French Lops] Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 35

Brian Teague [Black Rex breeder and judge] Fur & Feather March 2012 p. 6

Frank Thomas [former breeder of Chinchillas and is solution for dealing with biter Havanas] Fur & Feather   Apr. 2007 p. 39

Simona Tigwell "Why I enjoy letting Papillons be Papillons" Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 7

Kim Tolton [Mini Lop breeder]  Fur & Feather Nov. 2002 p. 20-21 + letter from her on why she hadn't attended shows recently due to family health issues Rabbits March 2004 p. 3

Richard & Sharon Took (breeders of English) Fur & FeatherOct. 2015 p. 6

Jim & Muriel Tose [Breeders of Standard Chinchillas and Blue Beverens] Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 12-14

Simon Vizard [breeder of Dalmatian Rex] Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 58-59

Steve Walley [Mini Lop breeder] Fur & Feather Oct. 25, 2001 p. 10-11

Bill Walker [Ermine Rex breeder], a tribute by Brian Wilde. Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p.  61

Mick Ward [former judge, breeder of New Zealands & Sables] Fur & Feather Sept. 2011 p. 44

Simon Whincup [letter on his return to the fancy] Fur & Feather Nov. 8, 2001 p. 4

Simon Whincup [breeder, at the time, of Cashmere Lops and Mini Lops]  Fur & Feather Apr. 25, 2002 p. 7-8

Simon Whincup & Richard Grindey [judges and breeders of Angoras, Cashmere Lops, Rex, Tans and Silver Fox] Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 36-37

Roland (David) White Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 38 [breeder of Flemish, Chi9nchilla Gigantas, Continental Giants & Belgian Hares]

Sophie Whisker [Junior exhibitor & Polish breeder] Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 31 + response to her views and Marie Salt's Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 34

Sue Wilde [Rex breeder] Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 70

Anne Wilmington Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 6

Rab and Louise Young [Scottish rabbit breeders of various breed] Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 23

 

RABBIT FANCY IN OTHER COUNTRIES

"4-H" Maureen Hoyle Fur & Feather June 2010 p. 45

"Albert in Oz" Albert Aldred Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 56-59

"Angie's Dutch treat" Angela Runnegar Clark. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p.45 [Utrecht Show]

"Annual convention of the American Rabbit Breeders Association" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Dec. 2002 p. 7+9

"Australia 2013" - Simon & Richard Whincup-Grindey Fur & Feather Oct. 2013 p. 51

"The Australian experience two years on" Phil Batey Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 54-554

"Australian judging engagement" by  Paula Pyke. Fur & Feather Jan. 2006 p. 24-25

"Australian judging engagement" by Petra Otto. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 21-23

"Australian show scene, Sydney Royal Show" by John Porritt. Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 22 + letter form Jo Sutton on Sydney Royal 2003 Rabbits Sept. 2003 p. 2

"Belgian Hares in Sweden" Maureen Hoyle Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 52

"Bernard awarded honorary life membership" Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 [Bernard Trute given life membership of the Rabbit Breeders Association of Victoria, reported by John Porritt]

"Bradford City v. FC Utrecht: European champions league for small livestock" by Ivor Fox Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 8-9 [Europa Show at Utrecht]

"British  Mini Rex members visit Louisiana" Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 29-32

"Can you explain to me how a Best in Show is judged in the European rabbit fancy?" [letter] Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 12

"Donna Routley visits Northern Ireland" Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 46

"Eddie in Oz" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 14-15

"Eddie in Oz: Sydney" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 12-13+52

"Eleanor Padwick (Kanichen Stud) was invited to visit Holland to see the annual show held  by De Hangoor Fokker Klub ("The Lop-Eared Rabbit Owner Club") Fur & Feather Aug. 2, 2001 p. 9

"Englese keuring (or English judging to me and you) Darren Every Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 62-63 [Belgian Lop Show]

'Europa Show" by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather Oct. 25, 2001 p. 4-7 [on European rabbit fancy]

"Exhibiting the European way" Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 37

"Fanciers sponsor our judging trip to Australia" by Petra Otto. Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 39

"The fancy in Northern Ireland" by Mandy Gordon. Fur & Feather Jan. 3, 2002 p. 12

"The French connection" by Lau Magro. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 22

"Geoff Russell joined 35 UK fanciers on a coach trip to the European event" Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 15-16 [25th European Championship Show, Leipzig]

"Germany's national championship attracts 25,58 entries" Fur & Feather March 2012 p. 4-5

"Girls go Dutch" Fur & Feather  June 2005 p. 55

"Heartbreak for Australia's top Polish breeder as Canberra bushfires destroy home and stud" Fur & Feather  March 2003 p. 31

"Hopping aboard - France" by Judy Le Marchant, Lau Magro & Andrew Jones. Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 32-22

"How rabbit shows are organised in Holland" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 8

"How to advertise and get new members - the Irish way" By Neil Robertson. Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 10

"Illegal to show rabbits at ARBA?" Fur & Feather  May n2007 p. 62

"International day of the Dwarf, Veenendaael, Netherlands, 3 March 2007" by Barry Taylor. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 39

"An Irish experience" by Neil Robertson. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 55

"Jo Sutton writes from Western Australia" Fur & Feather  Oct. 25, 2001 p. 13

"John Self describes his recent journey to Oz" Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 101-11

"A judging engagement in sunny Portugal" Petra Otto Fur & Feather May 2011 p. 4-5

"Judging in Australia" Roger Lightfoot Fur & Feather June 2011 p. 38

Letter from Jim Hartley (NZ) Fur & Feather Jan. 3,, 2002 p. 4

Letter from June Halls Fur & Feather Jan. 3, 2002 p. 4

"Letter from South Africa" by Heather Heron. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 34

"Lionheads in Sweden" Lotta Nilsson Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 6-7

"The magnificent seven meet the fokkers" Michael McDermott Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 6-7 [visit to the International Day of the Dwarf in Veenendaal, Holland]

"Maureen Hoyle's internet friends from all over the world. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 16 [Hare keeper from Sweden]

"Memories of my recent trip to Metz" - Tony Peacock Fur & Feather  Jan. 2016 p. 35

"Mini Rex show  Michigan style" Fur & Feather July 2013 p. 54

"Neil Robertson in Northern Ireland" Rabbits June 2004 p. 6

"News from Australia" June Hall. Fur & Feather May 9, 2002 p. 11 [cavy and rabbit fancies in Victoria]

"Off to Oz" John Self Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 56

"On the Scandinavian trail - Tony Peacock Fur & Feather April 2014 p. 44-45

"Only in America" letter from Bob Whitman on different colours in Havana and Belgian Hare in the USA. Fur & Feather  July 2005 p. 34

"Phil Batey judges the Coelhos Anoles Exposicao in Sintra, Lisbon, Portugal" Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 12-14

"Promoting the profile of the European Dwarf, the return of British judging to Veelendaal, Holland" by Ste ve Galloway  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 6-7

"Rabbits around the world" by Cindy Wickizer Fur & Feather Oct. 25, 2001 p. 12

"Re-start from rabbit code of practice" Alan Gibbs Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 48

"Return of the Seven" by Dave Hemsley. Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 36 [Lisburn and District cavy and rabbit Club show]

"Scoot your boots to Texas" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 36-37 (ARBA convention]

Stan Baldwin (a founder of the NZ Rabbit Council) obituary Fur & Feather Feb. 14, 2002 p. 37 + Feb. 28, 2002 p. 12

"Showing rabbits in Australia, our Easter journey of 3605 kilometres (2250 miles) for two shows" by John & Jenny Porritt. Rabbits June 2002 p. 5

"Showtime, Swedish style" Lauren Spence Fur & Feather Feb. 2012 p. 6-7

"South Africa, trip of a lifetime" by Malcolm Nicholson  & Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather July 19, 2001 p. 4-6

"South African journey" by Heather Heron, secretary, Natal Rabbit Club Fur & Feather June 2015 p. 6-7

"Trip to Australia" [letter] Michael Fox & Adel Wray Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 36 [judged for RBAV at Royal Melbourne & for RFS]

"A 30 year dream becomes reality: rare rabbit breeds in America gain national attention and support"  by Bob Whitman. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 8

"UK judge's tour of Australia & New Zealand" Phil Batey Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 6-9, Sept. 2010 p. 6-7, Oct. 2010 p. 7-9, Dec. 2010 p. 43- 45, Jan. 2011 p. 38-40  

"Wanted: UK fancier to judge in Australia" by Jenny Buckingham. Fur & Feather June 2006 p. 35

"What a difference a pose makes" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p.6 [on different show-bench poses used by different countries]

"Why do I do it?" Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 9 [what she gets out of the hob by in terms a lay person can un derstand]

"Year of the Angora" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 22-23 [on the American Rabbit Breeders Association Convention 2006]

 

RABBIT HOUSING

"Basic ventilation, considerations for rabbit buildings"  Fur & Feather June 21, 2001 p. 11-12

"A beginner's ABC to exhibition rabbit keeping" by H B Critchlow. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 52-53 [reprinted from 1957]

"Blast from the past" [letter] Ken Chadwick. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 34

"Building a rabbit hutch" Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 [insert, extract from Garden buildings manual]

"Cage & hutch hygiene" by Malcolm Green. Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 25

"Cage sizes" [letter] Fur & Feather June 2009

"Essentials of rabbit housing" - Emma Lightfoot Fur & Feather August 2014 p. 7

"Flooring" Dorit Powell Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 10 [use of plastic mesh as base in hutches]

"Fur and Feather  challenge: build a bespoke hutch" Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 7; Apr. 2006 p. 10-11

"The garage" by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p. 21 [using a garage for small livestock for those on a housing estate or similar]

"Is your rabbitry safe? Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 32

"Is your rabbit sitting comfortably?" - Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 8-9 (comparison of different beddings)

"Have you the room for love?" David and Wendy Byng Fur & Feather March 2008 p. 31

"Home sweet hutch" by Pat Gaskin. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 3 [brief history of rabbit housing]

"How can I protect my hutch from the rain?" Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 26

"How to build a single rabbit hutch" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather, Apr. 2003 p. 4-6

"Hutched rabbits" by Sara Cowen. Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 28

"I don't believe it" Victor Meldrew [letter] Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 38 [on hutch sizes under the new animal welfare laws]

"Important aspects to consider when setting up a new rabbitry" Fur & Feather April. 26, 2001 p. 9 + 25

"In a changing age" Fur & Feather  March 2005 p. 40 [reprint of editorial on rabbit housing from F&F 1890 plus comments of two modern hutch suppliers]

"In the shed" Derek Andrews Fur & Feather March 209 p. 24 [getting a shed ready for stock]

"Keep that shed cool" Fur & Feather July 2004 p. 15

"Notes from the shed: Bedding" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather July 2003 p. 9

"Notes from the shed: But do we need a shed?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 49, reprinted Feb. 2011 p. 30

"Notes from the shed: Housing" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Mar. 2003 p. 13

"Notes from the shed: Housing" by Geoff Russell March 2006 p. 15

"Notes from the shed: Fly control" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 13

"Notes form the shed: Moving house" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 9

"Notes from the shed: Ventilation" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 10

"Our experience of rabbit hutches" by David Byng. Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 6

"Overseas rabbit housing, how the other half lives" by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather  March 2004 p. 18-19

"Pet House leads the way for rabbits" Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 21

"Rabbit husbandry, Part one: Good housekeeping" Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 7-8

"Rabbit housing" Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 6-7

"Rabbit housing" [letter' C Lewis. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 34

"Rabbit housing - have we come full circle" Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 9

"Rabbit hutch covers" by Victor Hales [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 68 [virtues of shadecloth as protection from winds, snow, etc.]

"Rabbits and their houses" by Ray Montgomery. Fur & Feather June 21, 2001 p. 11-13

"Setting up and dismantling of shows - Aussie style" by John Porritt. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 26-27

"Thoughts of winter" David Byng Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 5

"Unwanted visitors" Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 5 [creepy-crawlies and others which get into the rabbitry]

Vetbed reviewed by 6 fanciers Fur & Feather  Apr. 2006 p. 5

"What are the essentials of good housing". Fur & Feather March 2003 p. 6-9

"What risks are involved in outdoor housing of rabbits in summertime?"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 9

"Wilkinson's Pet Bedding" Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 6 [on hay]

"Winter or what?" Vic Compton Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 7 [preparing for winter]

 

 

RABBIT MISCELLANY

"Aches & pains" Barbara Kerks p. 57

"All change" Barbara Kerks Sept. 2009 p. 45

"All I want for Christmas" by  Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 9 [on presents for small animals]

"The alternate kitten buyer's guide" by Judy Le Marchant Fur & Feather Mar. 24, 2001 p. 14 [on the weird people who want to buy rabbits]

"And seven came too" Thelma Fitch Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 68-69 [reader takes her 7 rabbits on holidays with her to France]

"And they neighbour" David Byng Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 74 [on dealing with awkward or complaining neighbours]

"The Animal Welfare Act 2006"  by Ann Storey. Fur & Feather May 2007 p. 4-7

"Animals in a children's hospital" by Hans L. Schippers. Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 11

"The antics of Butterscotch the Sussex Cream" by Lianne Falkingham.  Fur & Feather  Aug. 2004 p. 26-27 [an escaping rabbit]

"Are we hopping mad?" Judy LeMarchant Fur & Feather Feb. 2012 p. 4-5 [rabbit jumping]

"Barbara Kerks column" Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 64; Sept. 2008 p. 67, Nov. 2008 p. 53

"Barbara Kerks goes Googling"" Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 65

"Bayer's study into rabbit ownership reveals rabbits are the new pet for grown ups" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 27

"Black thoughts" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 6 [on black rabbits and how  no one wants them]

"Boxing Day bout" by Rosemary Snape. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 19 [on how her new Mini Lop buck saw off the neighbour's nuisance of a Tonkinese]

"Breeding like rabbits" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 63 [on rabbit collectables]

"Bringing rabbits into the UK" by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 25

"Breaking down barriers" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 59

"Britain heading for 'Bunny boom'" Fur & Feather Apr. 25, 2001 p. 1

"A bunny is for life not just for Easter" by Petra Otto. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 60

Cartoon by Rosemary Snape - rabbits all playing poker until fancier appears and all go back in their cages. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 55

"A cautionary tale" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 14 [on the perils of taking on rehomed rabbits]; Oct. 2006 p. 8

"The champion who nearly was" [letter] by Chris Humphreys (Lynbrook Stud) Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 69 [on Rhinelander which removed its ring]

"Christmas treats" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Dec. 2006 p. 20.

"Complaining neighbour" [letter] Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 33

"Composting" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 9

"Confessions of a rabbit keeper" by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2004 p. 15

"Confessions of a soft touch" by Barbara J Kerks. Fur & Feather May 2005 p. 27

"Do I love rabbits?" by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 57

"Do you bark or how?" John Elsdon. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 7 [on sticking to your chosen variety]

"Drama queens & coal mining" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather  Aug. 2008 p. 63

"Earache" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 29 [on boarding some English Lops]

"A feline's guide to living with rabbits" by "Alf" (Fawn point Siamese) Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 34-35

"Food for thought: the musings of a canteen lady" by Julia Wilson. Fur & Feather  Mar. 29, 2001 p. 10 (orig. pub. Dec. 31, 1991]

"From Russia wit love"  Fur & Feather Nov. 2014 p. 34 [on a trip to St Petersburg, its Rabbit Island and a rabbit recipe]

"From Wookiees to rabbits: the debut of Rabbit fever" Pat Gaskin talking to Amy Do on her new film on the American rabbit fa ncy Fur & Feather Oct. 2009 p. 7

"Goodbye Gilbert" by Judy Le Marchant. Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 36 [on her rambunctious but lovable British Giant]

"Great lettuce debate" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 58

"Grey thoughts" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 30

"Health club" by Owen Davies [on buying rabbits].  Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 15

"Hide and seek" by Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 23

"Hop to it, America's latest rabbit habit" by Linda J Hoover. Fur & Feather  July 2002 p. 15-16

"Houdini rabbit scoops coveted PDSA Pet Survivor award" Fur & Feather  Nov. 2004 p. 47 [10 year old Scruffy managed to escape burning hutch and despite extensive burns made a full recovery]

"House rabbit sweeps the board at the New Forest and Hampshire County Show" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 26

"How to clicker train your rabbit" Joan Orr and Teresa Lewin Fur & Feather May 2013 p. 30-31

"Idle thoughts" David Byng Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 65

"If you ask my opinion..." Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather August 2005 p. 5

"Introducing Molly and Amos, or is it Jerry and Arthur" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 49

"Is a rabbit for me?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 24 [on buying a rabbit]

John Self column. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 69 [on giving talks on rabbits to two different groups in his village and need to better publicise the rabbit fancy]

"Joys of winter" David Byng Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 6

"Language of rabbits" by Emma Magnus.  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 31

"Licensing, the process, the pros, the cons and the future" Fiona Morris (Autumn Stud) Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 26

"Life on the open road" b y Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 60 [on taking a camper van to shows]

"Lost and found" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 66

"Mairwenn's delighted' with MBE for services to animal welfare" Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 69

"Many benefits" Barry Dawson Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 14 [on the benefits of owning and breeding rabbits]

"A moving story" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 11

"Mud and paving stones" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 41

"New year resolutions" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 35

"Not just for Christmas: Barbara Kerks visits a rabbit rescue centre" Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 68-69

"Not just for Christmas" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Dec. 2007 p. 62 [on giving away her doves and making more time and space for her rabbits]

"Notes from the shed: The agriculturals" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather June 2003 p. 7

"Notes from the shed: Health & safety"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 17

"Notes from the shed: Rabbit sitters" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 7

"Notes from the shed: Rabbit sales" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather  Aug. 2003 p. 32-33

"Notes from the shed: selling rabbits to newcomers" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 6-7

"Notes from the shed: What effect will global warming have on our livestock" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather March 2007 p. 38-39

"Notes from the shed: What's in a name?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 11 [naming rabbits]

"Now we are four" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Aug. 2009 p. 60

"Our life with rabbits" by David and Wendy Byng. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 66

"Patchwork progress" [photo S Millen rabbits look just like TSW cavies] Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 52

"The perils of impulse buying" by  Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 9

"Pet clubs, behind the scenes of the Four Points Animal Club" May 2003 p. 39

"Pet hate" Jenny Ryan Fur & Feather Dec. 2010 p. 62 [on a feisty bad tempered Netherland Dwarf who took up residence in Jenny's stable]

"PetStreet.co.uk, a social network for pet-lovers" Fur & Feather Sept. 2008 p. 10-11

"Photographing rabbits & small animals" by Adelle Homer. Fur & Feather March 2004 p. 14-15

"Picking up the pieces. the Blue Cross" [on rabbit rescue] Fur & Feather June 2002 p. 32

"Playing chicken" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather May 2009 p. 43

"Publicity pays off! Fur & Feather Dec. 6, 2001 p. 16

"Quick guide to composting: a successful rabbit/horticultural exhibitor offers some useful tips" Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 7

"A rabbit is not just for Easter" Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 4

"Rabbit jumping, a big hobby in Sweden" Malin Thyni Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 22-23

"Rabbit manure, disposal & composting" by Emma Magnus. Fur & Feather  Mar. 2003 p. 15

"Rabbit manure is a valuable commodity to the gardener so don't bin it, recycle it" Fur & Feather Aug. 2007 p. 6

Rabbit superstitions Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 26 + letter Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 32

"Rabbits and Easter" Fur & Feather March 2005 p. 4

"Rabbits, cavies & poultry in art" by B ob Whitman. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 69-71

"Rabbits in art" Bob Whitman Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 60

"Rabbits in art" Heather Heron Fur & Feather Apr. 2009 p. 61

"Rabbits, what are they worth?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Oct. 25, 2001 p. 3

"Reasons to be cheerful" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 65

"Rescue a rabbit" by Liz Mackenzie-Wood. Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 11-12 [a cat-breeder's experience with boarding a rabbit]

"The royal connection" Fur & Feather  Apr. 24, 2002 p. 2-3 [Queen Mother's interactions with rabbit fanciers]

"Running a successful pet centre" by Sally Goldthorpe  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 22-23

"Secure your rabbits' future" Fur & Feather May 2004 p. 23 [on vetting potential buyers]

"Seeing the light" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 57

"Setting up a rescue centre, the pros and con s" by Anne Mitchell. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 67

"Shedding light on the situation" Barbara Kerks  Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 52 (on a new shed)

"Smile, you're on Candid Camera" Fur & Feather  Jan. 3, 2002 p. 18 [photography]

"Snap happy" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Jan. 2008 p. 10

"Some you win, some you lose" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 64 [death of Basil the black British Giant]

"Speaking plain English" by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather  May 9, 2002 p. 12-13 [on pet rabbits]

"Spindle spinning" Lesley Hordon Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 10-11

"Swansong" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 53 [her last column]

"Taking the rabbit habit to the people: the Yorkshire English Club repeats Road Show success" by Brian Kettlewood. Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 7

"A tale for Remembrance Day" Bill Paley Fur & Feather Nov. 2008 p. 30 (story of two wounded WW! soldiers, one a Steel Dutch breeder)

"Teacher's pet, new research says pet-owning children spend more time at school" Fur & Feather  July 2002 p. 29

"Things happen" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather May 2008 p. 59

"Time of country happenings" by Vic Compton. Fur & Feather May 2006 p. 42-43; Sept. 2006 p. 7, Nov. 2006 p. 66, Dec. 2006 p. 72-73, Feb. 2007 p. 8, March 2007 p. 26, Apr. 2006 p. 8, May 2007 p. June 2007 p. 8, July 2007 p. 11, Aug. 2007 p. 9, Sept. 2007 p. 66, Oct. 2007 p. 51, Nov. 2007 p. 60, Dec. 2007 p. 8, Jan. 2008 p. 11, Feb. 2008 p. 67, March 2008 p. 33, April 2008 p. 41, May 2008 p. 58, June 2008 p. 62, June 2008 p. 62, Aug. 2008 p. 7, Sept. 2008 p. 9, Nov. 2008 p. 49, Dec. 2008 p. 6-7, Jan. 2009 p. 64, Feb. 2009 p. 52, March 2009 p. 38, Apr. 2009 p. 57, May 2009 p. 66, June 2009 p. 65, July 2009 p. 6-7, Aug. 2009 p. 9, Oct. 2009 p. 56, Nov. 2009 p. 7"Today's pet centre" by Sally Goldthorpe. Fur & Feather May 9, 2002 p. 12-13, Dec. 2009 p. 4-5, Jan. 2010 p. 51, Feb. 2010 p. 67, March 2010 p. 4-5 [plus response from Simon Whincup on feeding at the London], Apr. 2010 p. 9, May 2010 p. 6-7, June 2010 p. 61, July 2010 p. 6, Aug. 2010 p. 11, Oct. 2010 p. 70, Nov. 2010 p. 6, Jan. 2011 p. 11, Feb. 2011 p. 9, March 2011 p. 5, Apr. 2011 p. 53, May 2011 p. 7, June 2011 p. 5, July 2011 p. 8, Aug. 2011 p. 43, Sept. 2011 p. 6, Oct. 2011 p. 51, Nov. 2011 p. 6-7, Jan. 2012 p. 58, March 2012 p. 20, May 2012 p. 6, July 2012 p. 54, Aug 2012 p. 55, Nov 2012 p. 55, Jan. 2013 p. 58; March 2013 p. 30, Dec. 2013 p. 39; Jan. 2014 p. 6; May 2014 p. 8; June 2014 p. 55-56, Sept. 2014 p. 59; Jan. 2015 p. 45; July 2015 p. 55

"Utterly Dizzy, dairy of a rabbit newbie" Fur & Feather Oct. 2009 p. 35 [also letter from her husband John Simms thanking those who helped when she was taken ill at the Frome Show p. 34 and one from her April 2009 p. 39 on their start in rabbits], Nov. 2009 p. 4, Dec. 2009 p. 58-59, Jan. 2010 p. 37, Feb. 2010 p. 64, March 2010 p. 21, Apr. 2010 p. 26-27, May 2010 p. 30-31, June 2010 p. 37, July 2010 p. 34, Aug. 2010 p. 50, Sept. 2010 p. 50, Oct. 2010 p. 63, Nov. 2010 p. 53, Dec. 2010 p. 11, Dec. 2010 p. 53, Jan. 2011 p. 46, Feb. 2011 p. 13, March 2011 p. 12, Apr. 2011 p. 34, May 2011 p. 32, July 2011 p. 32, Aug. 2011 p. 54-55, Sept. 2011 p. 43, Oct. 2011 p. 32, Nov. 2011 p. 57, Jan. 2012 p. 38, Feb 2012 p. 45, Apr. 2012 p. 52, May 2012 p. 34-35, June 2012 p. 56, July 2012 p. 30, Aug. 2012 p. 30-31, Sept 2012 p. 35-36, Oct5. 2012 p. 54, Nov 2012 p. 36-37, Dec 2012 p. 34-35, Jan. 2013 p. 51; March 2013 p. 14-15, April 2013 p. 47, June 2013 p. 28-29, Aug. 2013 p. 58, Sept. 2013 p. 33, Nov. 2013 p. 31 [on iShow], Dec. 2013 p. 6 [on London Ch. Show & English standard]; Jan. 2014 p. 47

"Water, water, everywhere" by Barbara Kerks. Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 61

"We need to publicise the rabbit!" by Godfrey Browning. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 17-19

"Wandering thoughts" by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather Jan. 2004 p. 32 [on the Velveteen lop, need for a national delivery system for rabbit feed]

"We're all going on a summer holiday" David Byng Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 4 [on a rabbit boarder]

"When things are  not what they seem" Barbara Kerks Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 60

"Where there's muck..." by Paul Hopkins. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 15 [on disposing of manure]

"Where there's muck..."Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 9 [virtues of rabbit manure]

"Where there's much..." adapted from an article by John Sandford published in 1960 Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 61

"White rabbit in the wild" [letter] Julie Jones Fur & Feather May 2007 p. 15 [white wild rabbit]

"Why Easter bunnies? Facts about the rabbit" Fur & Feather April 2003 p. 2

"You know you are a rabbit fancier when..." Venetia Thompson Fur & Feather  Nov. 2007 p. 44

 

RABBIT SHOWS

"28,700 rabbits at 28. Bundeskaninchenschau 2007" Bill Chapman Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 70-71

"Agriculturals" - Ivor Dough Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 7, Oct. 2013 p. 8-9

"Aimee's first London" by Aimee Part. Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 29

"All Rex Show a success!" Sue & Steve Gardner Fur & Feather Dec. 2012 p. 45

"The Belhaven Championship Show" Dave Sim Fur & Feather July 2009 p. 56

"The Belhaven Championship Show" Dave Sim Fur & Feather Oct. 2010 p. 46

"Blue fantasia weekend" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 58 [on the London and taking a caravan there]

"The book steward" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 19 + 23

"Bradford Excel Small Livestock Show: visitors' comments" Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 34

"Bradford memories" - Ian Dearnley Fur & Feather Dec. 2014 p. 5

"Bradford memories from F&F's 1979 & 1980 photo albums" Fur & Feather  Jan. 2015 p. 41

"Bradford - the greatest show of all: Down memory lane Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 38-40

"Broadlands Small Livestock Society show Paul Keen Fur & Feather Aug. 2012 p. 4

Carlisle & District Rabbit Club's 70th birthday show & barbecue Fur & Feather  Nov. 2013 p. 6-7, letter in praise p. 32

"Celebrations" David Bung Fur & Feather Apr. 2011 p. 6

"Changes for 'Bradford'" Paul Threapleton Fur & Feather July 20o10 p. 54-55 [Burgess as new sponsor] letter from Dorit Powell in response Aug. 2010 p. 42

"Changes to the fancy?" Laura Fox Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 6 [on modernising shows] letter in response from Penny Cornforth Apr. 2009 p. 39, another letter from Heather Heron (South Africa) May 2009 p. 42

"Cleethorpes Fur & Feather Society" Ivor Dough [a box show] Fur & Feather April 2013 p. 6

"Common practice for judges and stewards at shows" [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 47 [complaint about judges being present when exhibitors grooming rabbits and stewards stewarding their own stock], letters in response from John Sims Carrot Top Stud and another Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 27

"Compact history of the Southern Championship Show" Pam Honour Fur & Feather March 2013 p. 8

"Confessions of a newbie: The first cut" by T.K. Fur & Feather Feb. 2004 p. 18 [on being bitten by a rabbit at a show]

"Derby Club's first ever pet show" Fur & Feather Oct 2012 p. 13

Derby Rabbit Club, Derbyshire show & Grantham Rabbit Club Lincolnshire  Ivor Dough Fur & Feather  Oct. 2012 p. 53

"David Byng visits the Geoff Honour Memorial Show" Fur & Feather May 2011 p. 8-9

"Devils' advocate" David Byng Fur & Feather Sept. 2009 p. 7 [are ag shows the 'great day out" everyone claims?

"Devon County Show" - Judy Le Marchant Fur & Feather July 2014 p. 10 (heavy rain cancels 3rd day and deaths 2 rabbits at show)

"Diary of a newbie: The newbies at the London Ch Show" by Tessa Kirk. Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 50

"Doncaster Excelsior's 100th anniversary show" - Ivor Dough Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 59

"Doncaster Rabbit Club, Yorkshire" Ivor Dough Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 9

"EE to stage first European Rabbit Jumping Championships" Fur & Feather  Aug. 2011 p. 9

"Eddie Hutchings urges you 'not to miss the 'Forest' one of the finest shows in the UK" Fur & Feather Jan. 2010 p.40

"Emily's great London win" Fur & Feather Nov. 2005 p. 28

"Fabulous weekend in Guernsey" Donna Routley Fur & Feather  Sept 2011 p. 5

"'Fit as a fiddle' Flemish Giant wins the top award at East Herts on September 4" Fur & Feather  Oct. 2011 p. 27 [first time Flemish Giant had gone  BiS in an open show since Dec. 2001)

"Fun and friendship in the forest" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 52 {Eddie goes to the New Forest Show, report on it by Dave & Dot Wink p. 53-54]

"Getting together to support change" - John Evans letter on self-penning Fur & Feather  April 2015 p. 25

"Gloom, doom and hope" David Byng Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 65 [on making rabbit shows at agricultural shows more interesting to the public]

"Go! Go! Go!" by John Elsdon [on modern shows and how people don't stay around to help clear up compared with showing 50 years ago] Fur & Feather Apr. 2003 p. 8

"Going to your first rabbit show?" Fur & Feather Apr. 2011 p. 52

"The good, the bad and the ugly" - Ivor Dough Fur & Feather June 2013 p. 4

"Grand day out: Barbara Kerks and her family visit the Bradford Excel Show" Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 21

Greatest show on Earth" Paul Keen on Bradford 2012 Fur & Feather Apr. 2012 p. 33

"Grouping breeds into show sections" by Judy LeMarchant.  Fur & Feather Jan. 31, 2002 p. 5

"Guernsey North Show" Malcolm Nicholson Fur & Feather Nov 2012 p. 59

Guernsey Rabbit & Cavy Club's 45th birthday show - Arnie Hill Fur & Feather Nov. 2013 p. 8-9

"Harlow Rabbit Club's Christmas show" Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 8

"Harry's story" [on winning the Bradford 2013 with a Seal Rex] Harry Brown Premier Times supplement Fur & Feather March 2013

"History in the making : the secretaries report on the United Kingdom Dutch Club's YSS in June" Fur & Feather Sept. 2010 p. 62-63

"Huddersfield & District" Ivor Dough Fur & Feather March 2013 p. 7

"Humberside Ch Show" Ivor Dough Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 6

"Impressions of a new exhibitor" by Peter Hancock. Fur & Feather Dec. 20, 2001 p. 3

"Impressions of my first rabbit show" Sara Alderman Fur & Feather June 2008 p. 39

"Is a return to Doncaster possible?" W Cook [letter] Fur & Feather  May 2008 p. 57

"Keep the Dutch flag flying!" Gary Booth (show manager & acting chairman) on YSS 2011 Fur & Feather  Sept. 2011 p. 33-35 (letter in Aug issue said it was the best show ever); on 2013 joint show with National English RC and also UKDRC club business - police investigation still continuing) p. 10-12) letters praising show Sept. 2013 p. 54

"Leaving shows early" Fur & Feather June 2013 [letters p. 26]; July 2013 [letters p. 34-35]; Aug. 2013 [letters p. 53], Sept. 2013 [letters p. 36], Oct. 2103 [letters p. 40]

"Leipzig trip" Derek Medlock, Gillian Webb-Bailey, Dee Millen Fur & Feather Feb. 2013 p. 32-35; Eddie Hutchings p. 44-45

Letter - Steven Warner suggestion separate shows judged on behaviour rather than just looks.  Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 8

"Life at the home of the Bradford entries" Laura Fox Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 9

"Lincolnshire Championship Show" Ivor Dough Fox Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 8

"Living the dream" by Andrew Wray. Bradford Post 2006 p. 5 [on winning the Bradford with a Havana]

"Living the London dream" Fur & Feather Nov. 2014 p. 1-7 [winners' stories of the 2014 London Show]

"The 'London' at Peterborough - a personal view" - Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Sept. 2013 [letters p. 36]

"The London experience" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 37

"London  gets ready for its final event at Reading" Simon Whincup Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p12-13 and letter i n response to concerns at move p. 42

"London Supreme Championship Show 2008" Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 54-55

London Supreme Championship show - Paul Keen's report Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 6

"London, that's it for another year" Simon Whincup Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p.36

"The London win, the dream of our lives" Simon Whincup & Richard Grindey Fur & Feather Oct. 2008 p. 8-9 [on their win with an Angora doe]

"Look after the beginner" Paul Hopkins Fur & Feather March 2010 p. 7

"Lops are no longer a Fancy rabbit" by Phil Batey. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 9 + letter May 2007 p. 15

"Mansfield RC,  Nottinghamshire show Ivor Dough Fur & Feather Aug 2012 p. 41

"Manx Magic" Sheila & Jim Topham Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 31 [judging at the Manx Bantam Fur & Feather Society's show where there were more cavies - 39 - than rabbits - 17]

"Mark and Dianne Williams enjoy sunshine and great hospitality in Guernsey" Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 7

"Mini Rex enthusiasts celebrate in  style" Fur & Feather  Oct. 2011 p. 5 [British Mini Rex Club's first stock show]

"My fantastic week in Guernsey" Donna Routley Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 38

"My fantastic week at Stafford" Alex Hogg Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 39

"National English Adult Stock Show 2009" Fur & Feather Jan. 2010 p. 50

"National English Rabbit Club's 118th Adult Stock Show Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 12-13 [includes photos of winners]

"National Netherland Dwarf Rabbit Club Adult Stock Show 2010" Gary Hodsdon Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 7-9 [includes page of winners]

"The Nitra experience"  Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 37-40

"No business like show business" Paul Keen & Val Worby Fur & Feather April 2015 p. 6

"Nobody does it better" David Byng Fur & Feather July 2011 p. 59 ['likens Royal Wedding to rabbit shows and looks at how rabbit shows could be improved based on Royal Wedding presentation]

"Notes from the shed: [on presenting shows better to the public] by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 10 + follow up in John Self Column Sept. 2005 p. 11 + letter from Paul Hopkins with floor plan for improved ag show rabbit show Sept. 2005 p. 51]

"Notes from the shed: Helping out at shows" by Geoff Russell Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 13

Okehampton samples the rabbit habit" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 13 [on open plan judging at an ag show]

"Overcoming a hurdle with a handicap" by John Self. Fur & Feather July 2002 p. 30

People abusing generosity of show venues  by Victor Hales. Fur & Feather Dec. 2005 p. 12

"Premier show?" [letter] Sally Sanford. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 68-69 [criticism of aspects of the London Show esp. from a PR point of view]

"Prove the scales are right!" Sue Carlisle Fur & Feather Dec. 2009 p. 49

"Publicising the 'rabbit habit' is open plan judging an option?" Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 13

"Rabbits join the Chepstow Agricultural Show" Donna Routley Fur & Feather Oct. 2010 p. 10

"The return of Victor Meldrew" Russell Spence Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 34-035 [on water at shows and its relation to the, Animal Welfare Act and where the  BRC is overstepping the mark with this rule]

Rochdale & Oldham, Lancashire Ivor Dough Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 42

"Scottish Rabbit Club's Four Star Championship Show"Fur & Feather Dec 2012 p. 5 + p. 29

"Self penning" by Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather July 2007 p. 12-13 [letters Sept. p. 10-11]

"Self-penning: Can it work?" John Evans Fur & Feather Jan. 2015 p. 9

"Self penning: the future of the rabbit fancy is in our hands says Rob Walters" Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 49 [Research and Development Group]

"Self penning a good idea - BUT! letter Fur & Feather  June 2015 p. 36

"A show in the Fur & Feather gardens" Paul Hopkins Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 10

"Show etiquette" Fur & Feather May 10, 2001 p. 26

"Show know-how" Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 22-23

"Show must go on" David Byng Fur & Feather Feb. 2009 p. 5 [organising a show]

"Showtime at Belhaven"Neil Robertson Fur & Feather Oct 2012 p. 12-13

"Showtime travels" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather July 2012 p. 26

"Southern Championship wake up call alarm!" by Pam Honour. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 [call for volunteers to keep show running]

"Spot on! at Kegworth" Brian Kettlewood Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 7 [National English RC's ASS, good photo of Gold Shield]

"Spreading our wings" John Self Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 29 [on European shows and revising the breed standards]

Stafford  2007 Show Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 12-13

"Stanhope Agricultural Show" [letter] H Walles. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 69 [praise for lots of juvenile stewards helping and for table where public could touch rabbits]

"Stately home hosts first Oz/UK rabbit show"Fur & Feather Aug. 2012 p. 7 [Christine Toyer judged]

"Stewarding" Fur & Feather Feb. 2011 p. 26

"Stewarding" by Bill Parish. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 71 + letters commenting Fur & Feather March 2006 p. 32-33

"Stewards, please!" Fur & Feather June 2013 p. 5

"Table manners" Kelly & Fiona (Fikela Stud) Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 44 [on talking at the table and making disparaging remarks about other exhibits]

"Think excellence, think English & Dutch" Alan Lakin Fur & Feather Aug. 2013 p. 9 [Joint UK Dutch RC & National English RC YSS show]

"Venetia Thompson looks back on her first visit to a rabbit show - the London Excel on September 3" London's Excellent Show insert in Fur & Feather Oct. 2005

"Venue change for London in 2011" Simon Whincup Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p.  51

A venue too far or a softy southerner's lament" by Ann Storey. Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 28 [on the new Bradford venue]

"West Midlands Championship Ships 'a fantastic show!' Arnie Hill Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 8-9

"What a show!" Gary Hodson Fur & Feather Jan. 2012 p. 56-57 [National Netherland Dwaf RC Adult Stock Show 2011]

"What a weekend! Rope Stud describe their visit to the Belhaven Show held on August 29" Fur & Feather Oct. 2011 p. 30

"What we did on our holidays: Barbara Kerk has a ball at the Bradford" Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p.6

"When heaven came down" Marianne Jargéus Fur & Feather May 2010 p. 33-36 [disaster at Swedish  Country Show when the show hall collapsed under snow, burying hundreds of rabbits]

"Who says the fancy is in meltdown? Not in Suffolk it ain't" by DA Paul Hopkins. Fur & Feather  May 2007 p. 18

"Who'd be a Show Secretary?"Judith Dodds Fur & Feather Sept 2012 p. 5

"Why did the judge do that?" Fur & Feather June 7, 2001 p. 12

"Why do we do it?" Howard Thacker Fur & Feather Nov. 2010 p. 28 [on using iShow and rabbit shows at Mirfield]

"Wonderful winning weekend!" lan Lakin Fur & Feather Feb 2012 p. 8 [National English RC's 118th adult stock show]

"The wow factor" Keith Lettington Fur & Feather Ocr. 2008 p. 9 [on winning the u/5 London with a Silver Fox]

"Your first show" Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 71

 

SHOWING CAVIES

"The art of conditioning the exhibition cavy" Fur & Feather Aug. 2005 p. 72

"Cavies" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Jan. 2011 p. 57 [on changes to breed standards]

"Cavies at Bradford" Feb. 28, 2002 p. 4-6

"Cavies at the Excel" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 7

"Cavies at the Newark & Notts County Show" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather p. 13

"Cavies: showing pets" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 46

"Cavy fancier's London comments" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 22

"Cavy judges give thumbs up to new London venue" Fur & Feather Dec. 2004 p. 42

"Cavy schedules" Brian Cutting Fur & Feather March 2008 p. 24

"Changes to the 2009 show scene" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 62

"Condition in standards"  by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 35

"Condition, more than a makeweight in standards" by Allan Trigg [letter] Fur & Feather  July 2006 p. 74

"Escape to the country - Suffolk style" - Alan Trigg Fur & Feather Oct. 2007 p. 54

"Exhibiting at your first show" b y Patricia Hutchinson Fur & Feather April 2008 p. 18-10

"Grooming long-hairs" by Margaret Elward Fur & Feather Oct. 2005 p.70-71 [extract from the Guinea piglopaedia}

"H J Henshaw on cavies" [show preparation for longhairs] Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 7

"Handling cavies at shows" Fur & Feather June 2005 p. 34

"A London show in the south" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Apr. 2011 p. 44

"The London Supreme" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Nov. 2009 p. 56

"The London 2010" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Oct. 2010 p. 53 [laments mov e to Peterborough, in passing]

"Look ahead to exhibiting this year's youngsters" Fur & Feather  Apr. 2003 p. 26-27

"Preparing your cavies for the Bradford Excel" Fur & Feather Jan. 2007 p. 59

"Problems with penning waste at cavy shows" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather p. 54

"Real London Show 2012"Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Nov. 2012 p. 57

"Review of the cavy year 2008" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Dec. 2008 p. 70

"Show classification for cavies" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 14

"Show preparation" by Brian Emmett. Fur & Feather Dec. 20, 2001 p. 11

"Show preparation, part 2: How to bathe a cavy" by Brian Emmett. Fur & Feather Jan. 3, 2w002 p. 19

"Show preparation" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 8

Show preparation by Margaret Elward. Fur & Feather Aug. 2006 p. 45

"Showing cavies" by Pauline Avery. Fur & Feather Apr. 2004 p. 26-27

"Showing cavies" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 15

"A stand-holder's viewpoint" by Karen LeCras. Fur & Feather Nov. 2006 p. 7 [London Shiw]

"Stewards, please!" b y Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Sept. 2006 p. 72

"Successful showmanship" by Jane Lowe. Fur & Feather Jan. 17, 2002 p. 10

"Rendering a few comments" by Allan Trigg Fur & Feather  Sept. 2007 p. 63 [on the Tendring cavy show and sale of stock at shows]

"Time for change" by Allan Trigg. Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 59 [British cavy Council to review standards]

"Top of the pops: cavy-wise" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather July 2008 p. 61

"Winning ways with cavies" Fur & Feather Jan. 2005 p. 35

"Why judge cavies?" by Allain Rogerson. Fur & Feather Aug. 2002 p. 7

"Wyvern Cavy Show" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather  Sept. 2008 p. 74 [had examples of Cui a giant cavy developed for meat and Skinnies]

"The year starts and ends with Bradford" Allan Trigg Fur & Feather Dec. 2015 p. 10

 

SHOWING RABBITS

"Amazing Grace" David Byng Fur & Feather March 2009 p. 5 [on showing rabbits]

"Bad hair days" Fur & Feather  Sept. 2007 p. 9 [on moult]

"Best in show" Fur & Feather Aug. 2010 p. 37

"Best in show success? In a word, dedication!" Fur & Feather Apr. 2006 p. 6-7

"Bradford Ch Show: the journey to Victory Row" Fur & Feather Dec. 2003 p. 6

"Bridging the gap" by Emma Magnus [on moving from pets to showing] Fur & Feather Oct. 2003 p. 23

Editorial - Pat Gaskin on showing rabbits who make a mess of themselves. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 3

"Entering a show" by Judy LeMarchant. Rabbits June 2002 p. 34-35

"Entering a rabbit show" Fur & Feather Sept. 2002 p. 7-9

"Entering your first show? Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 41

"Exhibitors assistance at shows" Martin Copeland [letter] Fur & Feather Jan. 2009 p. 44

"Fifty shades of grey" (on dirty feet and incorrect grooming) Fur & Feather Oct. 2015 p. 7

"Fit for the purpose?" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather May 2012 p. 28 [how to get a rabbit in show condition]

"From top hutch to top table" by Geoff Russell [show preparation] Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 8-9

"Fur & Feather questions: husbandry by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Nov. 2004 p. 6 [getting rid of moult in show rabbits and breeding to avoid having it at a major show]

"Grooming for stardom" Fur & Feather Nov. 2007 p. 58-59, reprinted Feb. 2011 p. 40-41

Grooming for success"  Fur & Feather Sept. 2004 p. 37

"Grooming special" Fur & Feather Sept. 2008 p. 6-8 (grooming Tans, Sables, Chinchillas, Cashmeres, Lops, Angoras, Rex]

"Hair today & gone tomorrow" David Byng Fur & Feather Aug. 2008 p. 5

"How to catch the judge's eye" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 31 [show training]

"How to pose a Belgian Hare" Captain C. Earnshaw. Fur & Feather  Nov. 2007 p. 33

"How to choose the best exhibit"  Fur & Feather June 24, 2001 p. 6

"Inside the hutch" Eddie Hutchings Fur & Feather Jan. 2013 p. 40-41

"Inside the Hutch" - Eddie Hutchings , Fur & Feather Feb. 2014 p. 39

"Is it by mouth or in the genes?" Paul Keen Fur & Feather June 2012 p. 28 [show condition]

"It makes you wonder?" Jim Topham Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 11 [show preparation and dirty animals]

"It's all in the presentation, son" by Simon Whincup. Fur & Feather Feb. 2006 p. 24 [includes tips on cleaning rabbit feet]

"Laura's exhibitor's guide" Laura Fox Fur & Feather Dec. 2011 p. 34

"Moult" by Belinda Francis. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 6

"Moult & grooming" by Bill Parish. Fur & Feather Sept. 2007 p. 5-6

"Newcomer's guide to showing rabbits" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather  Apr. 2007 p. 10-12

"Notes from the shed: Jockeying" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather  Jan. 2006 p. 58

"Notes from the shed: Moult" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 24

"Notes from the shed: Travelling boxes" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Feb. 2005 p. 45

"Notes from the shed: rabbit's coat" by Geoff Russell.  Fur & Feather Apr. 2005 p. 16 [on length, finish, density and texture and how to achieve]

"Notes from the shed: Show preparation" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Sept. 2005 p. 34-35

"Notes from the shed: When is a champion not a champion?" by Geoff Russell. Fur & Feather Feb. 2007 p. 58-59

"Preparing for the shows" Geoff Russell Fur & Feather Feb. 2010 p. 10-12

Ringing show rabbits Fur & Feather Oct. 2006 p. 5 (when, where)

"Secrets of show success" Fur & Feather Feb. 2008 p. 6-7

"Show fit?" Sarah Elliott Fur & Feather March 2013 p. 4-5

"Show preparation" Fur & Feather March 29, 2001 p. 8

"Show preparation" by Sarah Elliott Fur & Feather May 2015 p. 4-5; response from Petra Otto letter Fur & Feather  June 2015 p. 36

"Show preparation" by Judy LeMarchant. Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 4-5

"Show to learn, learn to show"  by John Elsdon. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 37

"Show training" Fur & Feather Oct. 2002 p. 5-6

"Showing and showmanship" by Eddie Hutchings. Fur & Feather Apr. 2007 p. 5

"Showing during the hot summer months" July 2004 p. 19

"Showing rabbits" by Geoff Russell.  Fur & Feather Aug. 2004 p. 6

"Showing rabbits: a guide for new exhibitors. Part one: preparing rabbits for showing"  Fur & Feather May 2014 p. 28-29, Part two: It's Showtime! p. 34-35

"There's nothing like cornflour" by Tom Halliday. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 56 [on cleaning a Polish for show, reprinted from 1958]

"Train them young" reply from Eddie Hutchings on age to train  show rabbits. Fur & Feather July 2005 p. 6

"Training rabbits for shows, a photographic guide" by Geoff Pryor. Fur & Feather Oct. 2004 p. 15

"Tricks and tips for new exhibitors" by Belinda Francis. Fur & Feather May 2003 p. 7

"Type requirements" - Andy Wilson Fur & Feather Oct. 2014 p. 9

"Up for the cup, from our archives from the 'Practical rabbit-keeper', published around 1900..." Fur & Feather Sept. 2003 p. 15-23

"Variation in points for coat, variation in points for type" John Self Fur & Feather June 2009 p. 10

"What's gone wrong?" Paul Keen Fur & Feather Aug. 2011 p. 8 [on what to do when you "plateau out" - breeding show preparation, handling, etc]

 

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