Being a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its challenging because rabbits are delicate animals.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a cheerful owner. If you are new to raising bunnies then its recommended that you learn all you can in raising these creatures. Once you learn about raising bunnies then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance creatures which need a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you might think aren’t harmful, in actual fact they may hurt you if you handle them in a way they don’t like. Their back legs are very strong and they use them to kick you off. So before you make the decision in raising rabbits they are some things that you may want to know.
– There are different sizes of bunnies. They are little bunnies that may be kept in small shelters and are not best for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that require a lot of space to reside. These are the rabbits that are kept for the production of meat and breeding.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you have to know that they are vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You should feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You may also feed them rabbit pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay and alfalfa can be given to them as well.
– You must decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you need to raise outdoor bunnies then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protective fence. Bunnie houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cages because rabbits may eat on the wood.
Raising rabbits is not the simplest thing to do but at the same time its not that difficult. Just care for them by giving them good housing, feeding them right and also some bit of cuddling.