Being a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other side its not easy because bunnies are delicate creatures.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a cheerful 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 rearing rabbits then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Rabbits are high maintenance creatures which require a lot of attention plus 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 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 need to know.
– There are various sizes of bunnies. They are little bunnies that may 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 reside. These are the rabbits that are raised 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 can also give them rabbit pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them germinate more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay and alfalfa can be given to them as well.
– You should decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you want to keep outdoor rabbits then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a protective fence. Rabbit houses should be made from metal cages or wood cases because rabbits can eat on the wood.
Rearing 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 bit of cuddling.