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.

 

The Best Chew Toys for Rabbits
Behavior Care

The Best Chew Toys for Rabbits

Intelligent and energetic creatures that they are, pet rabbits need constant physical and mental stimulation. Without anything to do all day, they can get bored, leading to destructive behavior such as chewing their cages, pulling on their fur, or even biting their skin. Providing your rabbit with chew toys will go a long way in…

How High Can Bunnies Jump
Behavior

How High Can Bunnies Jump

Jumping is one activity rabbits excel at, and they do it for various reasons. They jump for joy, called a rabbit binky, and they leap great heights to escape perceived threats. Seeing their pet’s leaping prowess, many first-time fur parents may wonder how high bunnies can jump. Well, quite high, actually. But even though they’re natural jumpers,…

Do Cats and Bunnies Get Along?
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Do Cats and Bunnies Get Along?

We can understand why some pet parents may cringe at the thought of putting cats and rabbits together. At first glance, it does seem that doing so is asking for trouble. If your home had never sheltered furry creatures of different species simultaneously, you might be one of those who wants a definitive answer to…

Can Bunnies and Dogs Live Together?
Behavior

Can Bunnies and Dogs Live Together?

Although you enjoy the company of your bunny, you may have had a sweet and lovable canine pal in the past and now yearn to once more experience the joys of having a pet dog. But you’re worried that your bunny may be at risk because of the opposing categories where the two species belong. Rabbits…

Did My Rabbit Just Growl at Me?
Behavior

Did My Rabbit Just Growl at Me?

If you’re like most people, aggression is probably the last word you’ll associate with rabbits. Such timid and shy creatures won’t have an aggressive bone in their body, you likely think. That is, until your rabbit makes a noise you’ll swear sounds like a growl! For first-time rabbit parents, rabbit growling may not be an…

Do Rabbits Get Lonely?
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Do Rabbits Get Lonely?

As adorable as rabbits are, having one as a pet entails some responsibility. You’ll need to feed and exercise them, provide proper shelter and give them lots of tender loving care. Getting another bunny doubles the effort and expenses you need to put in to keep your rabbits healthy and happy.   Pet lovers with busy schedules…

What Does a Rabbit Binky Mean?
Behavior

What Does a Rabbit Binky Mean?

Have you ever seen your bunny leap into the air, twisting and turning its body and looking as if he is doing an aerial somersault? It’s quite a spectacle, isn’t it? If you’re a new rabbit parent, you may have wondered what your pet was doing. Well, what you’ve just witnessed is a rabbit binky….

What to Do When Your Rabbit Bites
Behavior

What to Do When Your Rabbit Bites

For anyone who’s never taken care of a rabbit before or new to rabbits, it’s probably hard to believe that these cute and cuddly fur babies could bite. After all, rabbits are such gentle creatures, and they look incapable of hurting a fly. However, like most companion animals, rabbits can display behavioral problems, ranging from…

10 Signs You Have a Happy Rabbit
Behavior

10 Signs You Have a Happy Rabbit

As companion animals, rabbits make the perfect pets! Their size, activity level and general manner is attractive to all types of households. If you’ve opted to welcome a cute little bunny to your home, you want him or her to be as healthy and happy as could be, right?! But how can you tell if…

What Does it Mean When Rabbits Flop
Behavior

What Does it Mean When Rabbits Flop

It’s time for your bunny to come home! Finally, you’ve got his cage, food supplies, and even toys ready. You even have your home rabbit-proofed! Are you nervous? Happy? Or a little bit of both? How about your bun? How will he behave? It certainly helps to have a basic idea of your rabbit’s behavior….