Becoming a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other hand its not easy because bunnies are delicate animals.
But if you know very well what you are doing then you will be a happy 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 rabbits 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 cute cuddy creatures that you may think aren’t harmful, in fact they can hurt you if you handle them in a way they don’t like. Their back legs are very strong and they use them to beat you off. So before you make the decision in raising rabbits they are some things that you may want to know.
– There are various sizes of rabbits. They are little bunnies that can be kept in small houses and are not good for producing meat. Then they will be the bigger ones that require a lot of space to live in. These are the rabbits that are kept for meat production and breeding.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you need to know that they are vegetarians, so you can’t feed them meat. You should feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You can also feed them bunnie pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them germinate more powerful and healthy. A supplementary diet of hay or alfalfa may be given to them as well.
– You must decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you would like to raise outdoor bunnies then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protective fence. Rabbit houses should be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cases because rabbits can eat on the wood.
Raising bunnies is not the easiest thing to do but at the same time its not that difficult. Just manage them by giving them good housing, feeding them right and also some little bit of cuddling.