Being a rabbit owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other side its difficult reason being bunnies are fragile animals.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a happy owner. If you are new to raising rabbits then its recommended that you discover all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about raising rabbits then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Rabbits are high maintenance creatures which need a lot of attention plus affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you may think aren’t harmful, in fact they can 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 choose the decision in rearing rabbits they are some things that you need to know.
– There are various sizes of rabbits. They are small bunnies that can be kept in small shelters and are not good for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that require a lot of space to live in. These are the bunnies that are kept for the production of meat and mating.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you need to know that they are vegans, so you can’t feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You can also feed them bunnie pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay and alfalfa may be given to them as well.
– You must decide if you would like to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you would like to keep outdoor rabbits then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protecting fence. Bunnie houses must be made from metal 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 look after them by giving them proper housing, feeding them right and also some little cuddling.