Hops N Lops Farm
Nubian, Saanen and LaMancha Dairy Goats in Harwinton, CT
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Over the years we have been involved in several television shows, movies, publications and more with our rabbits and goats. Below are a few of our finished projects but there are more in the works that we will share once they have been released!
United Caprine News
The Once in a Blue Moon 1*M EX90 and her daughter GCH From the Ashes 2*M EX90 graced to cover of the July 2018 United Caprine News article. Thanks to Jeff for selecting our picture!
Register Citizen Article
August of 2017, the Register Citizen did a story on farm owner, Grace Toy.
"It Comes at Night" Film - August 2016
August of 2017 we worked on a film with two of our goats, Luna (Saanen) and Bella (Nubian) in another A24 film It Comes at Night staring Joel Edgerton (Black Mass, Loving), Carmen Ejogo (Selma, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them) and Golden Globe Nominee Riley Keough (Mad Max: Fury Road, American Honey). We had a blast working with the case and crew and cannot wait for our next project.
The Velveteen Rabbit - Broadway
In 2016, our rabbit "Peanut" spend a few weeks on Broadway to star in the show The Velveteen Rabbit while on tour in new York.
"The Witch" Film - November 2014
November of 2014 we brought animals to a series of sets to film some scenes for "The Witch", a folktale-horror film. We had a Belgian Hare ("Dizzy") for all of the filming and two Saanens ("Luna and Phoenix") as background for background in one of the scenes. The film finally came out in February of 2016!
The "Chris Gethard Show" with Ellie Kemper - June 2015
June of 2015 we were able to bring in a few Velveteen Lops kits to be part of the "The Most Positive 3 Minutes in Television History" on the Chris Gethard Show live streamed internet show and the Television show on the Fusion Network.
Velveteen Lops in the Domestic Rabbit Magazine - Jan/Feb 2015
We were very excited to get an email inquiring about having pictures of our rabbits representing in the Velveteen Lop breed for the Domestic Rabbit magazine January/February issue where all the newly passed breeds, varieties and working standards are announced! Pictured was Hops N Lops Lone Star (REW) and Journey Home's Sweet Pea (Blue Tort).
Hops N Lop's rabbits on "The Early Show" - April 2011
In April 2011 we got a amazing chance to have some of our rabbits shown on the Early Show filmed in New York City! We brought 5 rabbits: Abby (French Lop), Dickens (English Lop), Morris (Satin Angora) and Dutchess (Thrianta). It was a great experience and we hope to do it again in the future! Here are some behind the scene pictures of our trip.