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First Aid Kit

First Aid Kit

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 […]

Biosecurity

Biosecurity

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, […]

Turning Others “ON” to Rabbits

Turning Others “ON” to Rabbits

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…)

Feeders & Water Bottles

Feeders & Water Bottles

We’re changing the barn around as we added on to my little one to make room for my daughter’s rabbits.  I originally had 6 holes with room for 6 more which would have been OK for me for quite a while, but certainly not enough […]