Being a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other side its difficult reason being rabbits are sensitive 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 highly recommended that you learn 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.
Rabbits are high maintenance creatures which require a lot of attention plus affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you may think are not harmful, in reality 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 know.
– There are different sizes of rabbits. They are small bunnies that can be kept in small shelters and are not great for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that need a lot of space to live in. These are the bunnies that are kept for meat production and mating.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you need to understand that they are vegans, so you can not feed them meat. You must feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You may also feed 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 can be provided to them as well.
– You should decide if you wish to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you want to keep outdoor rabbits then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protective fence. Bunnie houses must be made from steel cages or wood hutches because rabbits can eat on the wood.
Rearing rabbits is not the simplest thing to do but at the same time its not that difficult. Just look after them by giving them good housing, feeding them right and also some bit of cuddling.