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2016 Youth
Scholarship Auction

The CRSC 2016 Youth Scholarship Auction was a tremendous success !!

11 rabbits auctioned for a total of $12,050.00 !!!!!!

Congratulations to all donors, purchasers, and especially the
Youth Department.

Special thanks to Wayne Schafer and Ken Turner for their hard work in organizing, soliciting rabbits, and seeing this year's Auction through.

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We are leaving the original information on the rabbits posted below in case you did not get to previously read about them.


Welcome! Welcome! Welcome! Introducing the many great Californians generously donated to the Annual Californian Rabbit Specialty Club's Youth Scholarship Auction! Feast your eyes upon the eye candy located below! Let the show begin!!

The All Cal. Scholarship Auction!
This will be a Live Auction! If you can not attend but want to bid we ask you find someone who is attending to handle your bid & payment on said. Animal. You also will be responsible for transporting your purchase home. No animal will be allowed to leave without payment. We will offer Pay Pal. If you have no help on buying you can PM me at (618) 946-2860 to help & all bids will be held in confidence.

1 - Milt & Joan Simmons, your host members of OCRSC, donated Sr. Doe, DOB 6/25/15! This Impressive doe will be bred. She comes with 2 BOB's. She is pedigreed back on Dam side Simmons however on Sire side goes back to famous Al Avenger of Al Roland. Simmons were in top 5 in many National Cal shows dating back many years. Last year they had #1 Jr. Doe, #2 6/8 Buck & #3 Sr. Buck. This doe could build an entire herd, don't miss her!

2 - Dianne & Darrell Howe, your past CRSC President have donated a Sr. Buck, DOB 7/20/15. Another show stopper goes back to Howe's 54E who was 09 BOS at All Cal. National's. Also the Sire 82A has produced numerous winners for Darrell & just produced a BIS buck at Michigan in March. The Howes have over many years placed high at both ARBA & Cal National's & last year at all Cal. Nats. had BOS Sr buck. They also have led in the top for sweepstakes and place well in Meat Pen shows. This Buck is sure to change your herd to the next Winners circle!
3 - Myrtle & Jay Dodson, your current Sweepstakes leader, donated Sr. Doe, DOB 6/10/15. This Top of the Nation Doe currently has 7 legs, RIS, 2 BOB's & 2 BOS. She has an impressive background of much Myrtle with many Leg winners going back to Pickney, Parker, Coffey & Strunk. Jay & Myrtle have raised rabbits for close to 40 years & 4 years ago bought their 1st Trio from Vince Pickney. You will see Jay at many shows in the winners circle. He has donated this very impressive winning Doe who her & offspring will surely keep you in the Winning circle. "Another Herd Builder"
4 - Bob Donnell, winner of ARBA BOB 2013/2014 & Sweepstakes point leader for 3 years donated this Sr. Buck, DOB 7/01/15. This is a Hopper/Donnell Top of Nation buck. His Dam DD259 was 2014 ARBA winner. He carries the famous H51 & H01 who sired 2003 H65 National Cal show winner. Truly this buck needs little introduction because he is the Best of Best Hopper/Donnell breeding! Bob's herd produced 8 National Winners. This bucks type & breeding will surely put you in the National Winners Circle!
5 - Jerry Thayer, a past Cal Breeder of Year & many time winner of 1st place's at both ARBA & Cal Nationals donated Jr. Buck, DOB 12/15/15. This Impressive Buck carries Thayer/Donnell breeding on Dam side with Hopper on Sire side again going back to famous H51. Another great Donnell/Hopper mix. This buck has a very Impressive Wide deep loin with tremendous depth & a extreme wide Hip! This buck is starting a new Impressive show career but will be your herd Buck builder! Best news, Jerry is donating 100% of proceeds to the Youth Scholarship!
6 - Dave & Sara Klindt, past winner of Ohio National & last years 1st & 2sd place 6/8 doe & 2sd place Sr Doe at Cal. National's. Always placing high at both Cal National's & ARBA donated Sr. Doe DOB 5/28/15. This impressive doe has 7 legs BIS, 4 BOB's & more to come. This is a heavy Klindt breeding, the Sire Klindt's X565 has produced many show winners. No more words can express her true greatness however she will be the entire Herd builder you are looking for! A Total show stopper!
7 - Stephane Nadeau, Northwinds, & our only Canadian rabbit & winner of 1996 ARBA, donated Jr. buck, DOB 12/12/15. This very well defined buck goes back to the Famous Northwind NW963 who has sired many winners! You will find this breeding in Wayne Coffey's stock & it turned his herd into many winners! Producing Wayne's famous & powerhouse buck CB787! This is your one and only chance to own a Northwind Buck! He alone will change your entire herd into years of winners. A true Massive Powerhouse Buck!
8 - Randy Shumaker, your ARBA Vice President & ARBA Judge & recent winner of many 1st place class at ARBA show donated this Sr. Doe, 10 months old. This Massive doe has 6 legs, 1RIS, 2 BOB's & it doesn't stop there. This Hopper/Donnell breeding has a winning combination all throughout. The Sire side Hopper H270 goes back to H51 & Dam Donnell DD244's 3/4 sister was ARBA BOB & dates back to Coffey's 2010 ARBA 1st place Sr. Doe! If this isn't enough she will be bred to Commando this past years ARBA 1st place 6/8 buck. This Doe is everyone's future, her breeding alone stands Tall but will be bringing you a litter from a True winner "Commando"!
9 - Johnny Hopper, last years Sale topper at $2000. Nationally known to improve any herd to national winners donated 6/8 Buck, DOB 9/18/15! This buck comes from BIS sire H227 who is out of famous H154 who is in CAl. SOP! He has thrown many national winners for many breeders. The Dam H209 is a very Deep cal. This buck has all necessary genes to throw Depth & roundness of loin along with great fur! This buck will give you many National winners for years to come!
10 - Don Mersiovsky, ARBA judge & your current Cal. National's Youth judge. Also National Cal. MP winner & most feared MP exhibitor donated 6/8 Doe, DOB 9/25/15. This massive doe with 2 legs has Donnell/Hopper on sire side going back to famous H51. Her Dam side Schafer LWD27 dates back to LB1 who produced many winning meat pens & has fastest rate of gain on all his offspring. She also carries Coffey. This Impressive doe with her very deep/wide loin & massive hip will give you years of National Meat pen winners. A complete show stopper!
11 - Lexy & Wayne Schafer, Lexy 2008 ARBA Youth BOB in Kentucky & winner of several meat pens both in ARBA & Cal Nats in both Youth & Open donated Sr. Buck, DOB 8/21/15. This buck has 3 BOB's & 1RIS in 4 showings. He was sired by last years 3 place 6/8 Cal Nats. Buck, his breeding dates back to Coffey's CB787 top selling dispersal buck, Howe's EQ6 #1 fur buck at Cal Nats. & Platts Secret Weapon. The breeding history behind him speaks for itself! He offers great loin/hip ratio along with fur & color! Not to be a sleeper!


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