As some of you will remember, I am involved in breeding Blue cavies (guinea pigs) which is a brand new gene in cavies, only discovered three years ago in Denmark.
Well we have had our set backs, losing two of the original Danish imported boars, and several mums and litters, as well as all our litters that could have produced a Blue being all carriers.
However, two weeks ago we had our first Blue baby born
Introducing Blue Moon's 'Bout Time
Obviously he still has some white and red patching which we are striving to breed out, but we are really pleased with his colour, I think it is very clearly Blue.