Being a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other hand its not easy reason being bunnies are sensitive animals.
But if you know very well 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 learn all you can in raising 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 need a lot of attention plus affection. Although they are cute cuddy creatures that you could think are not harmful, in actual fact they can 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 raising rabbits they are some things that you may want to find out.
– There are various sizes of rabbits. They are small rabbits that can be kept in small houses and are not great for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that require a lot of space to reside. These are the bunnies that are kept for the production of meat and reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you have to know that they are vegans, so you can not feed them meat. You should feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You may also feed them rabbit pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them germinate more powerful and healthy. A supplementary diet of hay and alfalfa may be provided 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 you to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a protecting fence. Bunnie houses should be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cages because rabbits 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 bit of cuddling.