Being a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other side its challenging reason being bunnies are fragile animals.
But if you really know what you are doing then you will be a cheerful owner. If you are new to raising bunnies then its recommended that you discover all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about raising bunnies then you will be prepared for what is in front of you.
Rabbits are high maintenance creatures which require a lot of attention plus affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you may 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 beat you off. So before you make the decision in rearing rabbits they are some things that you need to learn.
– There are various sizes of rabbits. They are little bunnies that can be kept in small shelters and are not good for meat production. Then they are the bigger ones that require a lot of space to live in. These are the rabbits that are kept for the production of meat and breeding.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you need to understand that they are non-meat eaters, so you can not feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You can also give 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 would like to keep outdoor bunnies then you should be sure 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.
Raising rabbits 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.