Rabbit Show

Rabbit Show

August 19, 2016 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

(Save to cal)

Rabbit and Poultry Barn


Saturday, August 20, 2016

Chairman:  Lyndon LaFevers - 615-202-0405
Secretary:   Marge Drake - 931-212-0462

       Joanne Ashworth • Ronnie Davenport  • Leslie Denson
       Jane LaFevers • Silas Drake • Anthony Bilbrey

Judges: Josh Humphries & Bill Gendren (IN)             

  1. All rabbits must be healthy.  The Chairman reserves the right to refuse any entry.
  2. Check-in (pay entry fees at this time) will be on Saturday, August 20th between 7:00 a.m. and 8:45 a.m.  Take the new fairground entrance just past Peyton Road and tell them you have rabbits for the Rabbit Show.  Judging will begin at 9:00 a.m.  All rabbits must be pre-entered and there is a $1.00 entry fee per rabbit.  Please phone your entries to the Secretary at 931-212-0462 or PREFERABLY email your entries to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by Wednesday, August 17th at 10:00 p.m.  Be sure to tell her if  your rabbits are staying all week for the exhibit and also tell her how many sale cages you will need (maximum 6 per family).
  3. The show will be in an open-air building and is a carrying-cage show.  Please be sure all rabbits have water in their carrying cages at all times.
  4. Entries remaining for the exhibit must stay in place until 1:00 p.m. on Sunday, August 28th (must be picked up by 2:00 p.m.), unless prior arrangements are made with the chairman.
  5. The show is A.R.B.A. sanctioned and the classes will be judged by their standards, which includes a permanent and legible ear-mark in the left ear.
  6. "Premiums" will be paid by the fair through 3 placings in each Sr. Buck, Sr. Doe, 6-8 Buck, 6-8 Doe. Jr. Buck and Jr. Doe class as follows: 

    1st - $4.00  •  2nd - $3.00  •   3rd - $2.00

  7. All breeds and varieties not recognized by the ARBA will be judged together in a Bunny Class.
  8. Best of Breed's (BOB) with 10 or more shown will receive a picture plaque.  BOB's with less than 10 shown and all Best Opposite Sex (BOS) will receive a ribbon.
  9. Best of Show will receive a 9x12 picture plaque and $10.00 and Reserve of Show will receive a 9x12 picture plaque and $5.00 (only one plaque per winning entry/all awards listed.)
  10. Though every precaution will be taken, neither Wilson County Promotions, nor the individuals working the exhibit will be responsible for the loss of any rabbit or any injury.
  11. Contact the show secretary for the list of breeds sanctioned with their national clubs.  Your rabbits do not have to be sanctioned to win awards or to earn grand champion legs.

    American Rabbit Breeders Association Executive Director, P.O. Box 5667, Bloomington, IL 61702. Dues:  Adult $20/yr.; Youth $12/yr.; H/W $30/yr.  Sanction Fees:  Adults $25 and Youth $20.