Becoming a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other hand its challenging reason being rabbits are fragile animals.
But if you know very well what you are doing then you will be a cheerful owner. If you are new to raising bunnies then its highly recommended that you discover 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 animals which need a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cute cuddy creatures that you might think are not harmful, in fact 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 kick you off. So before you make the decision in raising bunnies they are some things that you need to know.
– There are different sizes of rabbits. They are little rabbits that may be kept in small houses and are not best for meat production. Then they will be the bigger ones that need a lot of space to reside. These are the rabbits that are raised for meat production and mating.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you need to understand that they are vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You may 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 can be given to them as well.
– You should decide if you would like to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you need to keep outdoor rabbits then you must be sure to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a protective fence. Rabbit houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cages because bunnies may eat on the wood.
Raising bunnies is not the simplest 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.