Angora Rabbit for sale
Angora Rabbit for sale,this breed is probably the most distinctive since it has long heavy fur that covers it’s body so that it is hard to tell the rabbit features like it’s ears and face. The fur on the face is fairly short and if you look closely you will see a doll baby face with large round eyes. There are fluffy tassels of wool lining the ears and the wool is silky and fine which makes it very soft.
Most English angoras are very calm having being bred for good disposition in order to properly groom them. The English may grow to about 8.5 lbs. but is better to show at about 6 lbs.
The disposition of Angoras is docile and curious. They make good pets as long as you have the time to attend to their special needs.
They will need regular grooming to keep their fur in good condition and hay as a regular part of their diet to help prevent hair balls in their digestive tract.
There are four recognized breeds that are bred for showing. The English Angora , French Angora, and Satin Angora are medium in size while the Giant Angora is considered a large.
Care and feeding of Angora Rabbit for sale
There are several requirements that Angoras have that most rabbits don’t need. They will need regular brushing to keep mats from forming in their fur. Angoras have a special tendency to develop wool block, which is an intestinal problem. The addition of clean hay to their diet regularly will help prevent this problem.
Behavior and Temperament a German Angora Rabbit
The German Angora is a loving animal that is very docile and enjoys lounging around. They enjoy staying indoors or outdoors and like to play with their owners. Children will love their extra fluffy fur, and it doesn’t mind if you carry it around as long as you handle it gently. You can also pet them without fear of being bitten, intelligent enough to learn to use a litter box, and will come when you call them.
Giant Angora rabbit Appearance
The Giant Angora rabbit is the largest of all the Angora breeds. These rabbits usually weigh between 9.5 and 10 lbs. They have a commercial body type with a large oval head that is broad on the forehead and slightly narrower at the muzzle. They have forehead tufts and cheek furnishings and their ears are long and stand upright.
English Angora Rabbits for Sale
The English Angora is the fluffiest of the Angora rabbit breeds. In fact, just about every part of their body is going to be covered in fur growths. This means their entire face, with only their nose and the immediate area around their eyes being able to avoid the fur.
It is no wonder that the English Angora is probably the ‘top wanted’ breed among those who are looking for Angora rabbits for sale.
Moreover, it is worth noting that if you do not have much experience with rabbits, and you are unlikely to be able to look after your rabbit all that much, then this is a rabbit that you must avoid. It is pretty difficult for you to deal with the fur if you don’t have any idea what you are doing.
If you are lucky enough to live near a local rabbit breeder where you can find English Angora rabbits for sale, that is great. If, however, you are among the unfortunates that are unable to do so, consider the following sites as good options where you can find reputable breeders.
Advantages of English Angora Rabbit
Rabbits are highly prolific in nature
Consumes a large amount of forages from diverse origins and so can be reared on small amounts of costly concentrates.
They can be reared in the kitchen garden/backyard of farmer’s house
Initial investment cost is low
Quick returns i.e. six months after the establishment of farm
Income generation at quarterly interval makes the repayment easy.
Apart from providing wool, rabbits also provide income from manure etc.
Residual feed, together with rabbit manure is highly suitable for vermin compost which in turn provides excellent manure for fertilizing the fields.