One of the advantages of owning a small acreage is that you can grow your own fruits and vegetables while at the same time getting fresh farm eggs from your chickens. Having chickens is a great opportunity for a family to eat healthy and for parents to.
Angoras: A Dual Purpose Rabbit for the Homestead - Our French Angoras are the perfect example of a double duty animal. We use our angoras for compost and fiber for crocheting and for other yarn crafts.
For most of the animals on this list, their long hair or fur evolved as a way to cope with the cold. Others were bred to have long hair, and some of these are not even capable of surviving on their own in the wild because of it like the Angora rabbit.
This little lady does not know how to take a bad photo! Every photo we took of her yesterday was perfect. Her name is Saffron and she is another happy member of our ever growing family of English angora bunnies.