RABBITS

Checking For Lumps and Bumps

Checking For Lumps and Bumps Lumps and bumps may be caused by a range of diseases. Some of these are of little consequence to your pet but others are potentially serious. It is important to catch the serious ones early and get them checked out by your vet because early treatment can make all the…

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Keeping Your Rabbits Weight in Check

Keeping Your Rabbits Weight In Check Is your rabbit looking a little tubby? Like us, rabbits probably exercise less and get a few extra treats during the winter months and – like us – may well gain a little weight as a result. That extra weight could put a strain on the cardiovascular system, make…

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Rabbits & Winter

Rabbits & Winter As winter arrives, we all start to think about turning our central heating on. It's really important though, not to forget Britain’s third most popular pet who often lives outdoors and is exposed to the cold weather- pet rabbits! Although rabbits have some adaptations that help them to survive during cold months,…

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Top Rabbit Feeding Tips

Top Rabbit Feeding Tips Rabbits are hungry little animals! They need constant access to water throughout the day and a pile of hay as large as they are, sometimes they may even want more! Rabbits will never eat more hay than they need, even if there are leftovers. Even if they did, the excess hay…

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Poisonous plants and your rabbit

Poisonous plants and your rabbit Rabbits love to gaze on a juicy patch of grass while they're absentmindedly wandering around. This is great, grazing on grass is good for your rabbit's digestive system and to keep their teeth in check. Not everything growing in a garden is good for your rabbit though, some common plants…

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Diet and nutrition advice for your rabbit

Diet and nutrition advice for your rabbit One of the major contributing factors for illnesses in rabbits is poor feeding regimes. Rabbits are herbivores and need a nutritious, balanced and interesting diet. We recommend a feeding ratio of the following: 85% roughage 10% greens 5% pellets Coloured fruit and vegetables such as carrot or apple…

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