Rabbits bring family unexpected honors
Never underestimate the power of the rabbit habit.
It took three members of the Yoder family to unexpected triumphs on a national level and gave them a chance to explore wonders from coast to coast.
Lazy Y4 Farms Rabbitry is what they call themselves. All but two of their rabbits are pedigreed. All are tattooed in their left ear, and the tattoo is derived from the brand used by the family farm.
“We have national show rabbits,” said Bobbi Yoder, the mother of Ariel Yoder, a 16-year-old sophomore at Elgin High School, and Elgin Middle School eighth grader Ethan Yoder, 13.