Being a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other hand its challenging reason being bunnies are delicate 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 recommended that you learn all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about rearing bunnies 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 reality they may hurt you if you handle them in a manner 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 bunnies they are some things that you may want to find out.
– There are various sizes of rabbits. They are little bunnies that can be kept in small houses and are not good for producing meat. Then they will be the bigger ones that require a lot of space to live in. These are the rabbits that are raised for the production of meat and reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you have to know that they are vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You should feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You may also feed them rabbit pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthy. A supplementary diet of hay or alfalfa can be provided to them as well.
– You should decide if you would like to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you need to keep outdoor bunnies then you should be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a safety fence. Bunnie houses should be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood hutches because rabbits may 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 good housing, feeding them right and also some little bit of cuddling.