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