Northern California Angora Guild

Saturday, December 12, 2015

It's Eric's Birthday!

It's someone's birthday!

Show stops for a minute to sing Happy Birthday to Eric whose birthday is on the following Monday.

In addition to the birthday cake, there are two trays of cupcakes to share.


Eric and Julia each with a cupcake in hand.

Betty joins Eric and Julia enjoying the birthday cupcakes for Eric.




Friday, December 11, 2015

Open Best In Show judging at Hollister


Judge Eric from PA is the show A Best In Show judge.

Doing yoga during judging Best In Show?

In show B, the Best In Show judge is Wade from MO.

Judge Wade look at the Best of Breed French Angora.

Judge Allen is the Best In Show judge for show C.

Judge Allen is examining the Best of Breed English Angora.


Thursday, December 10, 2015

Show C Angora Judging at Hollister

In show C, judge Eric is judging the white English Angora.


Judge Chris Z. comes over to visit.

Julia learns to be a writer for judge Eric.

Judge Eric teaches Julia how to be a good writer.

Monica watches judge Eric handling the English Angora.

After the English Angora is done, judge Eric starts to judge the French Angora.

Judge Eric is working on the French Angora, by then Julia is very good at recording his comments.


After the Angoras are done, judges Allen and Carol G. come to visit and say, "Why do people cut off the Angora wool???"  

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Wednesday, December 09, 2015

Show B Angora Judging at Hollister

Judge Melissa checks on the English Angora colored junior bucks.

More checking.

Judge Melissa comments on English Angora colored senior doe.

Right to left are the BOV white, BOSV colored and BOV colored English Angora.

Judge Melissa starts with white French Angora, Misty is the table writer.

Judge Melissa comments on the white French Angora, Misty records her comments.

Judge Melissa is checking a French Angora colored senior buck.

The Colored French Angoras are on their judging coops.

Judge Melissa picks the colored senior buck as the BOB French Angora.


Tuesday, December 08, 2015

Show A Angora Judging at Hollister

In show A, judge Jennifer is examining a junior English Angora.  Paula and Bethany are watching with interest. 

This is the first time Paula and Bethany visits a rabbit show in the US, they used to show rabbits in UK.

When judge Jennifer is checking on the white buck class, French Angora Freddie decides to take a walk outside his holding coop.


Freddie gets the open BOB from judge Jennifer.


The youth French Angora BOB goes to Julia's white senior doe Sugarloaf.


Monday, December 07, 2015

Open Top Winners at Hollister

Rabbit Producers of Santa Clara Valley holds the Christmas "Crowfest" show at Hollister on December 5, 2015.
In show A, Carol G.'s American Fuzzy Lop wins Best In Show from Judge Eric.

Judge Eric awards the Reserve In Show to Janette's Netherland Dwarf.

Janette's Netherland Dwarf gets the Best In Show from judge Wade in show B.


Judge Wade selects Chris Z.'s Holland Lop as the Reserve In Show.


Judge Allen picks Amber's Jersey Wooly as the show C Best In Show.  This is Amber's first Best In Show win though her Jersey Wooly had a Group win in the 2012 ARBA convention.


Show C Reserve In Show goes to Chris Z.'s Holland Lop again.


Sunday, December 06, 2015

Scenes of NCAG Specialty Show at Stockton

The Northern California Angora Guild specialty show is about to start, Betty works on her white English Angora.

Jonny is ready to go on to the show table, where is Betty?

Matt is getting his little white buck ready.

Casey is outside at the patio working on her colored senior doe.

The white English Angora are being judged by Chris, Betty records comments.

Betty gets the two colored junior English Angoras ready for the table.

One of the juniors is waiting in the judging coop.

A tort junior and a cream junior English Angora are waiting to be judged.

Judge Chris is working on the English Angora colored senior doe class, Casey and Betty work behind the table.

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