Percy and Dave

Percy and Dave

  Whether you have had chinchillas 3 months or 30 years, you know there is something special about these little chinchillas. They get to you. This is one of those stories. Percy is a standard chinchilla owned by Victoria Rodgers.  Victoria also owns 2 rabbits, but it...
Chinchillas 101 – Attending a Small Show

Chinchillas 101 – Attending a Small Show

Chinchilla Shows I had the opportunity in November to judge a small chinchilla show in Florida. It has been quite a while since I judged a one day show with less than 100 animals in attendance. A smaller local show is a special show, a special opportunity!  Breeders...
Flying with Chinchillas

Flying with Chinchillas

Flying with Chinchillas Official American Rabbit Breeders Association reference guide of airline carriers offering transport for rabbits and cavies. These are suggested recommendations. The American Rabbit Breeders Assn (ARBA) does not have jurisdiction over the way...
Meeting in the Barn and Getting the Scoop

Meeting in the Barn and Getting the Scoop

This new feature is in response to your request for more accurate information. We want to bring you the most experience and accurate information available. This month our guest experienced ranchers are; Ann Harris, So. Minnesota, with 53 years of experience. JoAnne...
Using the Baby Nursery

Using the Baby Nursery

Empress Chinchilla BREEDER October 2016 By JoAnne Craner (Craner Family Chinchillas) The arrival of new babies on any chinchilla ranch is nearly always a time for excitement. This is validated not only by my own experience but by the number of baby chinchilla pictures...