Becoming a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other hand its not easy 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 a good idea that you discover all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about raising rabbits then you will be prepared for what is in front of you.
Rabbits are high maintenance creatures which require a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you could think are not harmful, in actual fact they may hurt you if you handle them in a way they don’t like. Their back legs are strong and they use them to kick you off. So before you make the decision in rearing bunnies they are some things that you may want to learn.
– There are different sizes of rabbits. They are little rabbits that can be kept in small houses and are not good for meat production. Then they will be the bigger ones that require 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 vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You should feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You can also give them rabbit 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 given to them as well.
– You must decide if you wish to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you would like to keep outdoor bunnies then you should be sure you to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a protecting fence. Bunnie houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood hutches because bunnies may 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.