Being a rabbit owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its difficult reason being rabbits are fragile animals.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a cheerful owner. If you are new to keeping bunnies then its recommended that you discover all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about rearing rabbits then you will be prepared for what is in front of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance animals which require a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you may think aren’t harmful, in reality 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 choose the decision in rearing rabbits they are some things that you may want to know.
– There are different sizes of bunnies. They are little rabbits that may be kept in small houses 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 raised for meat production and breeding.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you have to know that they are vegetarians, so you can’t feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You can also give them bunnie pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthy. A supplementary diet of hay or alfalfa may be provided to them as well.
– You should decide if you wish to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you want to keep outdoor bunnies then you must ensure you offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a safety fence. Bunnie houses should be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cases because bunnies 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 proper housing, feeding them right and also some little cuddling.