Being a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other hand its difficult because bunnies are delicate 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 bunnies then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance creatures which need a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you could 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 beat you off. So before you make the decision in rearing rabbits they are some things that you may want to learn.
– There are different sizes of rabbits. They are little bunnies that may be kept in small houses and are not great for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that need a lot of space to reside. These are the rabbits that are raised for the production of meat and breeding.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you need to know that they are vegetarians, so you can’t feed them meat. You must feed them chewy veggies 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 can be given to them as well.
– You should decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you want to raise outdoor bunnies then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protecting fence. Bunnie houses should be made from metal cages or wood cases because rabbits can eat on the wood.
Raising bunnies 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 bit of cuddling.