Behavior

If you’ve ever seen a bunny binky or heard a growl and thought, hm what’s behind that behavior… this topic is for you!

Rabbit behavior can go from super sweet to scared to angry, just like any other pet. And understanding how and why they do the things they do is key to a happy, healthy bunny-human relationship.

 

How Long Do Rabbits Sleep?   
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How Long Do Rabbits Sleep?   

Is your rabbit like a true-to-life energizer bunny? You know, one who keeps going and going and never seems to sleep? Because adequate rest is vital to humans and animals alike, you might wonder if your ultra-active pet is getting the zzzzs he needs. How long do rabbits sleep anyway? Let’s explore the snoozing habits…

Can Rabbits Swim? 
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Can Rabbits Swim? 

Dog owners know that swimming is one activity they can share with their pets, and although cats aren’t as water-loving as dogs, a dunking in the pool won’t usually cause any harm. But what about rabbits? Can rabbits swim, or should you go to great lengths to keep them away from the water?    Let’s see…

Do Guinea Pigs and Rabbits Get Along? 
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Do Guinea Pigs and Rabbits Get Along? 

Some people may think that guinea pigs and rabbits belong to the same animal family. After all, they’re both cute and furry creatures that eat veggies and hay. But that’s not really the case. The truth is, they’re very different from each other. If you want to have both animals for a pet, you may…

All About Rabbits Sleeping 
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All About Rabbits Sleeping 

Do you see your rabbits sleeping most of the day? If you’re new to these adorable companion animals, you may think that they catch their daily dose of zzzs during the day and are wide awake at night. Or do you wonder if rabbits sleep at all when you see them sprawled on the floor…

How to Stop Rabbits from Chewing Walls
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How to Stop Rabbits from Chewing Walls

Dog lovers aren’t the only ones who can expect to come home and find their walls in tatters. It might surprise those unfamiliar with rabbits to discover that buns also have this nasty habit of munching on walls. Unfortunately, these adorable balls of fur have strong, long teeth, which can have destructive results if they…

How Do Rabbits Show Affection to Humans?
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How Do Rabbits Show Affection to Humans?

Dogs make excellent companion animals because they form strong bonds with their owners. Even cats use a repertoire of gestures to express the love they feel for their humans. But what about rabbits? Are they as warm and loving towards their fur mom or dad? How do rabbits show affection to humans anyway?   If you’re…

Tips to Calm a Scared Bunny
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Tips to Calm a Scared Bunny

Rabbits can be anxious pets. You probably noticed how they startle at the slightest noise and get spooked at sudden movements. That’s not surprising. Being prey animals, they’re hardwired to run at the first sign of danger so the tiniest commotion can send their anxiety levels soaring. However, being constantly stressed can take its toll…

How to Stop Rabbits from Chewing Carpets
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How to Stop Rabbits from Chewing Carpets

Rabbits are utterly adorable animal companions. However, they also have particular quirks that can sometimes turn a delightful pet experience into a nerve-fraying ordeal. One of these traits is chewing. Because many buns love to gnaw on carpeting material, knowing how to stop rabbits from chewing carpets is one skill that can help save your…

Why Does My Rabbit Run in Circles?
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Why Does My Rabbit Run in Circles?

You may think your bunny is the most adorable creature in the world but admit it, sometimes he does something you find weird or confusing. Take running around in circles, for example. Seeing your bun make those dizzying turns can prompt you to ask yourself if he’s gone mad or something. The good news is,…