Northern California Angora Guild

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Show B Angora Judging at Stockton

In show B, judge Manuel compares two English Angora white junior does.   Casey watches intently.

Judge Manuel is working on the English Angora colored senior buck class.   Louis in the background listens to the comments.

Judge Manuel comments on the English Angora juniors.   Casey writes the placings.

Judge Manuel compares the two Best of Variety senior does for English Angora Best of Breed.

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Friday, May 13, 2016

Show A Angora Judging at Stockton

At the Big Vally RA show A, judge Amy is working on the English Angora colored senior buck class.  Matt and Jill watch with interest.

Judge Amy blows into the wool of the English Angora colored senior buck.

A fawn English Angora junior doe decides to fit herself in a gap between the judging coops.


The colored junior doe is saying hi to Jill.


Judge Amy is deciding on the English Angora Best of Breed between the colored senior doe and the white senior doe.

Betty's colored senior doe gets the nod from judge Amy for BOB.

Judge Amy is now working on the white French Angora, Carol W. writes the comments.

The French Angora colored senior buck class is being judged.

The French Angora Best of Breed goes to Jill's white senior doe.

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Thursday, May 12, 2016

Remembering Marie

The Big Valley RA May show had been a celebration of Marie's birthday for many years.   See our blog posts on:

Marie's 99th birthday:
Marie's 100th birthday:
Marie's 101st birthday:
Marie's 102nd birthday:

Marie passed away only 20 days shy of her birthday and 23 days shy of her annual celebration at the Big Valley RA show.    She was a lifelong Netherland Dwarf breeder, showed well into her 90s. 

Her friends put on this memorial poster and distributed her favorite food of root beer float and cookies to her friends.  We ate her favorite cookies and drank root beer float to celebrate her full life.


Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Youth Top Winners at Stockton

Big Valley Rabbit Associations holds double youth shows in conjunction with the double open show at Stockton on May 7, 2016.
In show A, judge Chris Z awards the youth Best In Show to Emma's Holland Lop and Reserve In Show to Lauren's Mini Lop.


Emma's Holland Lop gets the youth Best In Show in show B from judge Allen.   It's a great day for Emma and her Holland Lop.


Katie's California gets judge Allen's award of Reserve In Show; this is the same rabbit that was awarded Best In Show by judge Allen at Gridley two weeks prior.  

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Open Top Winners at Stockton

Big Valley Rabbit Association holds double open shows at Stockton on May 7, 2016.
In show A, judge Amy Z awards the Best In Show to Betty's English Angora colored senior doe.
Show A Reserve In Show goes to the Florida White shown by brothers John and Paul.


In show B, judge Joe picks Jeanette's Netherland Dwarf as the Best In Show and Julie's Havana as the Reserve In Show.



Monday, May 09, 2016

Angelique Wins All Breed Best In Show at Stockton


Beautiful Angelique attends the Big Valley Rabbit Association all breed show at Stockton on May 7, 2016.


In show A, judge Amy Z awards the Best In Show to Angelique.

Angelique's Best In Show prize includes chew toys and cash.


Sunday, May 08, 2016

Happy Mother's Day


To all the mothers of human babies and rabbit babies, Northern California Angora Guild wishes you 

A Happy Mother's Day.