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BINKYBUNNY FORUMS > BONDING > Honeygirl's speed dating today
Last Post by RachelF at 1/01/2009 9:48 AM (6 Replies)
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User is Offline RachelF
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12/21/2008 5:58 AM

Honeygirl and I are going to the HRS adoption day in our area, hoping to find her a friend.

I'm  really nervous..

I think she's nervous too.. shes been looking at me funny all day as I'm fussing over her to "be a nice girl."

She doesn't like her travel kennel AT ALL. She grunts and makes such a racket whiile shes in it. I hope I am able to get her out when we get there!

Wish me luck!


User is Offline Beka27
Cleveland, Ohio (USA)
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12/21/2008 6:16 AM
good luck! take your time and meet several lucky bachelors if you can...

Meadow..... Photobucket ...... Max, my angel bunny

User is Offline RachelF
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12/21/2008 1:56 PM
ehh, things didn't go too well today. she didn't like most of a rabbits, nothing really looked too promising. I think we are going to try and bond her to this Jersey Woolley, Clyde. They had a couple of spats, but he was very tolerant of her. She cuddled with him a bit, and he licked her ear once.

*squeals* and he's adorable--http://www.petfinder.com/petnote/di...id=9746416

the only issue is, that if they don't bond, I can't have him because they want him to go to a home either with a litter mate, or with a friend.

*shrugs* its worth a try, they are starting the bonding after xmas, horay! xD

User is Offline Scarlet_Rose
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12/21/2008 5:45 PM
Bummer. But don't give up! There are plenty of loveable hus-buns out there!

User is Offline Ruffles&Daisy
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12/22/2008 1:16 AM
Oh my god, that bun is too cute. I hope it works out for you.

~Sandy~ mommy, teacher, activist, nature lover, bunny slave

User is Offline jerseygirl
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12/31/2008 6:17 PM

Pity they don't give more info. I followed the HRS links to him and it doesn't tell much, how old, whether he's entered neuterdom etc. Did see " Pending Adoption" notice though......is that you??!
He looks young and a cute lil fluff ball !
Thought you might be interested to see....not for adoption but just to see...there was a tri-coloured dutch there named Betty! I remember when you were establishing Kit's breed how some said how rare they were! Her markings are pretty perfect.

I don't visit bonding section too often but always laugh when hearing of another bun going of to speed date! I saved these pics from lolbunnies.com a while ago. If only it could be done this way!


Whoever says "It's only a rabbit" has obviously never loved a rabbit.

User is Offline RachelF
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1/01/2009 9:48 AM

Its funny you mention Betty, that was the one I was originally inquiring about when I contacted the HRS. They thought when bonding Honey that I would have better chances with a male.. but she is still in my head as a back up plan. They said that there are often times where you have to try more than one rabbit-- but I have my fingers crosses that Clyde is the one I already paid for him and signed the adoption contract, and I am possibly dropping Honey off tomorrow-- just waiting to hear back from the fosterer. It would have happened a lot sooner, but with the holidays, things have been quite busy for everyone.

I'm really excited and nervous, and I sure hope it works out.

OH-- facts about Clyde:
He is a little over a year, neutered, and currently lives with his brother and sister. His brother and sister were adopted at the same adoption meet-- and Clyde was the remaining one. He is the smallest of his siblings, and most laid back-- he is quite a cuddle bunny and isn't easily excited by being picked up, or loud noises. He's about 3.5 pounds.

I've been reading up on longhaired rabbit care-- Jersey Woolly hair isn't nearly as hard to take care of as angoras, but still gets matted and has to be brushed on a regular(atleats weekly) basis. Anything else you longhaired rabbit owners think i need to know??


THOSE PICTURES ARE ADORABLE! I wish bonding was that easy :/

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