Rabbits can be hard to sex to inexperienced people, and it can be harder if the rabbit is young. Sometimes Pet shops mis-sex litters or the males and females are kept together too long and the result is baby rabbits. But what should you do if your rabbit has an unexpected litter?
Neutering your rabbit is beneficial for many health and behavioural reasons, however, it does involve your pet going under anaesthetic to have this operation done. It’s really important you care for your rabbit correctly and know what to look out for whilst they recover.
Rabbits are a prey species. Because of this, they have evolved in a way to hide any symptoms of illness and pain so they are not taken by a predator. If you keep rabbits, spotting any sign of discomfort early increases the chance of their survival. Get in the habit of giving your rabbit a…
Any animal can become unwell quickly, and whilst your veterinary surgeon should always be contacted first if you have any worries, it is a good idea to have a basic first aid box to hand.
Flystrike is common in warmer weather and can kill rabbits very quickly. This blog will tell you all you need to know about fly-strike and how to prevent it.
Rabbits are intelligent animals and require enrichment to keep them happy and healthy. Bored rabbits can become bad-tempered and destructive, so it’s important to exercise their body and mind. It doesn’t need to cost a fortune though! Here are some of the best store-bought and homemade toys you can offer your bunnies.
It’s the final part of my massive look at the Eglu Go and Walk-In run. Please do take a look at Part 1 and Part 2 to see how we got to this point, and read on to see how the bunnies and I like their new home.
Currently, rabbits are recommended to have two vaccinations a year, however, the release of a new vaccine is going to change things.
Welcome to the second part of my look at the Omlet Eglu Go, where we’ll be taking a look at my experience with assembling our new bunny mansion. If you haven’t already, make sure you read Part 1 to see how easy the Eglu and walk-in was to order. We’ll be finishing up on Friday…
I have kept rabbits since I was 10 years old and over the years have had many different types of accommodation – from indoor setups to traditional rabbit hutches and runs and even chicken coops – I feel like I have tried them all. Having said that, I have never found anything that suits me…