Rabbit Show Etiquette
Because you never get a 2nd chance to make a 1st impression!
Always demonstrate good sportsmanship, be gracious, and be a positive role model!
- Don't “table talk” don't point out which rabbit (s) belongs to you or comment about how they have done at other shows
- Don't make comments about other exhibitors' rabbits
- Don't say your rabbit's name or talk to your bunny while showing
- Don't act angry or upset at what place your bunny receives
- Don't talk/whisper to friends while at the show table
- Don't run or act rowdy in the show room
- Do dress appropriately
- Do listen to judges comments on all rabbits
- Do remove rabbit from the show coop as soon as it is placed
- Do present a clean, wellcared for rabbit
- Do handle your rabbit frequently at home
- Do listen for your class to be called and promptly bring your rabbit to the table
- Do congratulate other exhibitors
- Do wait to politely ask the judge questions after show has ended
- Do act kindly to the writers
- Do offer help to other exhibitors
- Do thank the judge and table help after judging is over
- Do act patient, exhibit good manners, and be kind to others
- Do keep a smile on your face
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