Being a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other hand its difficult because rabbits are sensitive creatures.
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 a good idea that you discover all you can in rearing these creatures. Once you learn about raising bunnies then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Rabbits are high maintenance creatures which require a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cuty creatures that you could think aren’t harmful, in 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 find out.
– There are various sizes of bunnies. They are small bunnies that may be kept in small houses and are not best for producing meat. Then they will be the bigger ones that require a lot of space to reside. These are the bunnies that are kept for the production of meat and mating.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you need to know that they are non-meat eaters, so you can not feed them meat. You must feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You may 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 or alfalfa can be given to them as well.
– You must decide if you would like to keep indoor or outdoor rabbits. If you want to raise outdoor rabbits then you must be sure you to offer protection for them. You must build them shelter and a safety fence. Rabbit houses must be made from stainlesss steel 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 look after them by giving them proper housing, feeding them right and also some little cuddling.