Becoming a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its challenging reason being rabbits are sensitive 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 discover all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about rearing bunnies then you will be prepared for what is in front of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance creatures which need a lot of attention plus affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you might think are not harmful, in fact they may hurt you if you handle them in a manner they don’t like. Their back legs are strong and they use them to kick you off. So before you make the decision in raising bunnies they are some things that you may want to learn.
– There are various sizes of bunnies. They are small bunnies that can be kept in small houses and are not good for meat production. Then they will be the bigger ones that need a lot of space to live in. These are the bunnies that are raised for the production of meat and reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you have to know that they are vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You can also feed them bunnie pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay and alfalfa may be given to them as well.
– You should decide if you would like to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you need to keep outdoor rabbits then you should be sure to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a protecting fence. Rabbit houses should be made from steel cages or wood cases because bunnies can eat on the wood.
Rearing bunnies is not the simplest 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 bit of cuddling.