Becoming a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its not easy reason being rabbits are fragile creatures.
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 learn all you can in raising these creatures. Once you learn about raising bunnies then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance animals which require a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cute cuddy creatures that you could 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 choose the decision in raising rabbits they are some things that you may want to find out.
– There are different sizes of bunnies. They are small rabbits that can be kept in small shelters and are not great for producing meat. Then they are the bigger ones that require a lot of space to live in. These are the bunnies that are kept for the production of meat and reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits you need to know that they are vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You should feed them chewy veggies like carrots and cabbages. You can also feed them bunnie pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them grow more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay or alfalfa can be provided to them as well.
– You must decide if you would like to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you want 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 must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood hutches because rabbits can eat on the wood.
Rearing rabbits is not the simplest 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.