Becoming a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other side its difficult reason being rabbits are delicate creatures.
But if you know very well what you are doing then you will be a happy owner. If you are new to keeping rabbits 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 in front of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance creatures which need a lot of attention plus affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you could think aren’t harmful, in 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 choose the decision in rearing bunnies they are some things that you need to know.
– There are different sizes of rabbits. They are small rabbits that can be kept in small shelters and are not good for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that require a lot of space to live in. These are the bunnies that are raised for meat production and mating.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you need to understand that they are vegans, so you can’t feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You may 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 and alfalfa may be given to them as well.
– You should decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you want to keep outdoor bunnies then you must be sure to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a protective fence. Rabbit houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cages because rabbits can eat on the wood.
Raising rabbits 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 cuddling.