Northern California Angora Guild

Saturday, August 31, 2019

Allen Gives a Lesson on English Angora to Kelly at Petaluma

Allen is the show A judge at Petaluma.  Casey clerks, Allen is commenting on a white buck.

While judge Allen is examining an English Angora colored senior buck, Kelly waits.

Judge Allen spreads the wool on the tort buck to explain the fine points to Kelly.

Kelly is doing an "assist" for her registrar's license.

A close up of the wool spread.

Kelly watches carefully as Allen shows how to handle the wool.

Judge Allen comments and Kelly listens.

Judge Allen compares the two English Angora does.

Here are the four English Angora colored senior does in the class.

It's always important to stand back and look at the rabbit.

After completing the English Angora colored senior doe class, judge Allen checks on the cute colored junior doe.

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Friday, August 30, 2019

Family Visitors from So. CA at Petaluma

Amy and sister came to visit Betty at the Petaluma show.  

Amy lives in So. CA. 

Betty and Amy are sister-in-laws.

Here is the family photo from left to right, Albert, Amy's sister, Thomas, Amy and Betty.   Albert and Thomas are brothers, any resemblence? 

Thursday, August 29, 2019

Casey Grooming Satin Angora at Petaluma

Casey at her grooming station at Petaluma.    On the table is her beautiful white senior doe that won BOB in all three shows.

A solo shoot.

Wednesday, August 28, 2019

Betty Grooming English Angora at Petaluma

It's time to get ready to put the buns on the judging table, Betty busy grooming.

Grooming is serious business; wait, does Betty have full arm tattoos?

You can guess, are these full arm tattoos or ???

Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Open Top Winners at Petaluma

California Rabbit and Cavy Shows hold triple all breed shows at Petaluma, CA on Saturday, August 24, 2019.

In show A, judge Manuel awards the Best In Show to Courtney's Satin.

Show A Reserve In Show goes to Jane's Mini Lop.

In Show B, judge Maddie awards the Best In Show to the Holland Lop shown by Chris.

Show B Reserve In Show is Betty's French Angora.

Judge Kate picks Kristen's Californian as the Best In Show in show C.

Show C Reserve In Show is the same French Angora shown by Betty.

Monday, August 26, 2019

Indigo Girl Wins Double Reserve In Show at Petaluma

California Rabbit and Cavy Shows sponsor triple all breed shows at Petaluma, CA on Saturday, August 24, 2019.

Betty's French Angora Indigo Girl just made 6 months old at the end of July, had this picture taken as a memory of going into the senior class.

The first time she makes to the show after reaching senior, Indigo Girl receives an honorable mention in show A, then in show B judge Maddie awards her the Reserve In Show.

Indigo Girl is a bit shy of 7 months old,  in show C judge Kate also awards her the Reserve In Show.

Sunday, August 25, 2019

Canadian Geese on Golf Course

The beautiful greens on the golf course is very attractive to the Canadian Geese.

The gather and relax, and hoping for handouts from the golfers.

It's romantic to look at them, but....

...they could make a mess on the greens.

Golf course worker drives a cart to chase them away,...

… The Canadian Goose is protected by the law, other than chasing, there's not much one can do to show the unwelcome attitude.