Archive for March, 2010

Rodney, a Houserabbit of the 60s

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010
Roderick Rabbit 1960s

We tend to think of house rabbits as being a new approach to rabbit care but we have a bit of a family tradition of it. My mum has often told me about her house rabbit Rodney. So today we dug out the photoalbum and I asked her to tell me all about him… “We […]

Spring Gardening with Bunnies

Thursday, March 18th, 2010
Scamp sowing seeds

Finally a bit of warm weather. The last few days have been lovely (it will probably rain tomorrow now I’ve said that). The 240 crocuses plus a few snowdrops we planted last autumn before returfing are putting on a good show. Gypsy assisted with tidying up outside by trying to eat the stray bits of […]

Bunny Food on the Window Sill

Tuesday, March 9th, 2010

In the quest for more leafy greens I’m experimenting with a bit of window sill growing. Two weeks ago I sowed timothy grass, dandelion and carrots seeds to see which would be most productive. The grass is off to the best start with quick germination and 3 inches of growth already. The carrots are slightly […]