You’ve decided you want a rabbit for a pet but don’t know where to start. Rather diving in, take the time to research how to care for a rabbit and what breed of rabbit will work best for you and/or your family. There are 47 […]
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, utilize a proper biosecurity program to keep out pathogens the animals have not yet been exposed to and to minimize the impact of endemic pathogens.
“Shower in, shower out.”
True biosecurity involves people “showering in and showering out”. However, most rabbitries are not set up with such facilities. You can go a long way toward minimizing human transmission (more…)