Becoming a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other hand its challenging reason being rabbits are fragile animals.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a happy owner. If you are new to keeping bunnies then its highly recommended that you learn all you can in raising these creatures. Once you learn about rearing bunnies 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 are not harmful, in reality 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 beat you off. So before you make the decision in raising bunnies they are some things that you may want to learn.
– There are various sizes of rabbits. They are small bunnies that may be kept in small houses and are not great for meat production. Then they will be the bigger ones that need a lot of space to live in. These are the rabbits that are kept for the production of meat and breeding.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you have to know that they are non-meat eaters, 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 germinate more powerful and healthy. A supplementary diet of hay or alfalfa may be provided to them as well.
– You should decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you need to raise outdoor bunnies then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a safety fence. Rabbit houses should be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cases because bunnies may eat on the wood.
Rearing bunnies 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 bit of cuddling.