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Bringing a new rabbit home isn’t a small thing, you probably have a ton of questions – from how they like to sleep to to giving them baths to how to properly hold them – we’ve got the resources for how to welcome your new pet bunny!

 

When Do Baby Rabbits Get Fur?   
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When Do Baby Rabbits Get Fur?   

There’s no doubt about it, rabbits are some of the cutest animals around, what with their fluffy, silky hair that you probably can’t resist stroking. But did you know they don’t start life that way? In fact, they’re born naked, and it takes a while before their bodies get covered with that irresistibly soft coat….

Do Rabbits Need a Bath?
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Do Rabbits Need a Bath?

If you have a pet dog, you might think that, like your canine buddy, your rabbit also needs a bath regularly. Nothing can be further from the truth. In fact, because going into the water is not natural for their wild kin, your bun will likely hate getting wet. So don’t think that bathing your…

The Best Rabbit Bedding Options 
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The Best Rabbit Bedding Options 

Although rabbits have become one of the country’s favorite companion animals, they retain some of the habits and behaviors of their undomesticated kin. You’ll need to consider that when you welcome a bunny into your life. Take their living area, for example. To make your fur baby feel safe and comfortable, you’ll have to make…

Are Rabbits Herbivores?   
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Are Rabbits Herbivores?   

You may have seen your bun eat something that can’t be classified as rabbit food, like, say, a strip of crunchy bacon or a piece of hotdog. So you wonder, what gives? Are rabbits herbivores, or are they actually omnivores? Can they live mainly on plant-based food material, or should you supplement their meals with…

What Can Rabbits Chew on for Their Teeth?   
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What Can Rabbits Chew on for Their Teeth?   

Rabbits’ teeth have an interesting feature. They never stop growing. Throughout a bun’s life, his pearly whites grow continuously, and at a fast rate, at that. Thus, the need to wear down those choppers to prevent problems. But what can rabbits chew on for their teeth?    Rabbits will chew most anything. Because they won’t know…

Are Rabbits Born Blind?
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Are Rabbits Born Blind?

Your bun’s eyes possess a fantastic quality. They can see nearly all the way around them. That’s due to their position high at the side of the head. But that impressive, almost 360-degree vision rabbits enjoy comes later. At birth, baby bunnies can’t see. What? Are rabbits born blind, you ask. Let’s find out!  Baby…

How Long Can a Rabbit Go Without Food? 
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How Long Can a Rabbit Go Without Food? 

We know rabbits are cute and, oh, so lovable. That makes it very easy to fall in love with them. However, getting one on impulse is not a good idea, as keeping buns healthy and happy can be challenging. Some of the things you have to provide are shelter plus adequate food and water. You should…

Can Rabbits Drink Out of Bowls?
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Can Rabbits Drink Out of Bowls?

Caring for a pet isn’t easy. You need to consider many things, some of which you might not have entered your mind. Take the case of a rabbit. Before you welcome one into your home, you’ll have to purchase the things your cuddly fur bundle requires to live comfortably. Complicating the task is the range…

Can Rabbits Eat Oranges?   
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Can Rabbits Eat Oranges?   

You can’t go wrong with including oranges in your diet. The fruit not only tastes great, but it’s rich in vitamins and minerals, too. However, foods that are good for humans may not have the same positive effects on animals. So if you’re a bun parent, the question can rabbits eat oranges must have popped…

Why Do Baby Rabbits Die Suddenly?   
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Why Do Baby Rabbits Die Suddenly?   

The joy of seeing a litter of newborn bunnies can turn to sadness with their sudden death. If you’ve ever experienced the pain of losing your cute little bundles, take heart. You’re not alone. Unfortunately, this is a common occurrence. Tiny buns who look healthy can succumb to health issues without showing definitive signs of…