Becoming a bunny owner can be fun and relaxing. But on the other side its challenging 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 bunnies then its highly recommended that you discover 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 require a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cute cuddy creatures that you might think aren’t harmful, in fact they may hurt you if you handle them in a way they don’t like. Their back legs are strong and they use them to kick 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 rabbits. They are small bunnies that may be kept in small shelters 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 reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding rabbits 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 healthy. 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 bunnies. If you would like to keep outdoor rabbits then you should be sure you to offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a safety fence. Rabbit houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood hutches because bunnies may eat on the wood.
Rearing rabbits is not the simplest thing to do but at the same time its not that difficult. Just manage them by giving them good housing, feeding them right and also some little bit of cuddling.