Nutria pastel breeds are specifically derived by direct crossing of black and golden nutria. Their hair is very beautiful. In its color it is similar to the color of mink pastel shade. Also this color can be obtained by crossing pearlescent and straw breeds
Since the wool of animals is beautiful, this breed is bred, mainly because of skins, as well as for breeding other breeds and further cultivation of this breed. Hair color along the entire length has a pleasant shade of brown (light enough or darker). There are also such individuals, the color of which has a dark, rich shade. The skin of these pastel nutria has the noble color of a mature chestnut
The newly born puppies first have a rather dark color. When they start to grow, then their color changes. They begin to lighten, becoming already light brown. And also to acquire not so noticeable coloring of hair of a shining character. But it is worth noting that all the coloring on different zones differs not so much. That’s why, if you do not pay attention to small nuances, and look at the tone of the color of the animals of this breed as a whole, it looks quite homogeneous. The hair color of the fluff is usually brown or of a lighter shade. It is also absolutely homogeneous over the entire length. The color of the eyes of these animals has a pleasant brown tint. Usually in one litter there are usually 4 puppies. Nutria of pastel breeds produce well, the demand for them is quite large
These animals today are very common in amateur farms. When breeding nutrias of pastel color, their reproduction may be year-round or be only seasonal. It depends on the purpose for which they are bred: for skins or for further breeding. If you cross pastel animals with snow or lemon, you can get animals of magnificent pearl color. For reproduction of animals it is very important that they are properly maintained and well fed
Healthy individuals are good, and most importantly regularly bring offspring. Their sizes are large. Breed the pastel color nutrice not only to produce the offspring of the same pleasant color, but also to obtain the animals of a different color by properly crossing them. Also skins of animals are used for sewing products from fur. Therefore, breeding pastel nutria is incredibly popular among those who are engaged in this profitable business.