Being a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its challenging reason being bunnies are sensitive creatures.
But if you know very well what you are doing then you will be a cheerful owner. If you are new to keeping rabbits then its a good idea that you discover all you can in raising these creatures. Once you learn about rearing bunnies then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance animals which require a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you may think are not harmful, in actual fact they can hurt you if you handle them in a way they don’t like. Their back legs are strong and they use them to beat you off. So before you make the decision in rearing bunnies they are some things that you need to know.
– There are various sizes of bunnies. They are small bunnies that can be kept in small shelters and are not good for meat production. Then they are the bigger ones that need a lot of space to reside. These are the bunnies 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’t feed them meat. You should feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You can also feed them rabbit pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay or alfalfa can be provided to them as well.
– You must decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you would like to keep outdoor rabbits then you should ensure you offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a protective fence. Bunnie houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cases 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 care for them by giving them proper housing, feeding them right and also some little bit of cuddling.