Being a rabbit owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its not easy because rabbits are delicate animals.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a cheerful owner. If you are new to raising rabbits then its recommended that you learn all you can in raising these creatures. Once you learn about rearing rabbits then you will be prepared for what is ahead 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 actual fact they can hurt you if you handle them in a manner they don’t like. Their back legs are 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 learn.
– There are different sizes of rabbits. They are small bunnies that can be kept in small shelters and are not good for producing meat. Then they will be the bigger ones that need a lot of space to reside. These are the rabbits that are raised for the production of meat and reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you have to know that they are vegans, so you can not feed them meat. You must feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You can 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 and alfalfa may be given to them as well.
– You must decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you need to keep outdoor rabbits then you should be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protecting fence. Rabbit houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cases because bunnies can eat on the wood.
Rearing 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.