It’s important to have a first aid kit in your rabbitry and replenish it as items are used. The time to prepare this kit is before it’s needed so you have it ready and handy when the need arises. Below is a list of items […]
Note: This is a re-print from the Purina Rabbit Newsletter for July 2012. When the Link is available on line, I will include it. Pathogens and parasites lurk everywhere, just waiting for the opportunity to infect your animals! To keep your rabbitry healthy and hopping, […]
A recent post on one of my rabbit email lists mentioned that, unlike horse and dog shows, entries for youth members were up in the rabbit shows they were attending. Those of us who have had the rabbit habit for a while know it’s a great family activity.
After showing horses and large livestock for many years, getting ready for a rabbit show was like a walk in park. We could take a lot of rabbits in our little Escort wagon. When we had the van, we could invite friends and take their rabbits too — carpooling to save gas and I had an extra driver.
As people look for ways to involve their kids in wholesome activities to keep them out of trouble, rabbits are most definitely an option. Rabbits don’t take up a lot of space (more…)