Becoming a bunny owner can be exciting and relaxing. But on the other side its challenging reason being rabbits 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 learn all you can in raising these creatures. Once you learn about rearing bunnies then you will be prepared for what is ahead of you.
Bunnies are high maintenance animals which need a lot of attention and affection. Although they are cute cuddy creatures that you might think aren’t harmful, in reality they can hurt you if you handle them in a manner 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 rearing bunnies they are some things that you may want to know.
– There are various sizes of bunnies. They are small bunnies that can be kept in small shelters and are not great for meat production. Then they will be the bigger ones that require a lot of space to reside. These are the bunnies that are raised for meat production and reproduction.
– When it comes to feeding bunnies you have to know that they are vegetarians, so you can not feed them meat. You should feed them chewy vegetables like carrots and cabbages. You can also feed them bunnie pellets since they have a lot of nutrients which will help them germinate more powerful and healthier. A supplementary diet of hay and alfalfa may be provided to them as well.
– You must decide if you want to keep indoor or outdoor bunnies. If you want to raise outdoor rabbits then you should ensure you offer protection for them. You should build them shelter and a safety fence. Rabbit houses must be made from stainlesss steel cages or wood cases because bunnies 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 proper housing, feeding them right and also some bit of cuddling.