Dutch Rabbit-A Happy Slave to 2

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Dutch rabbit Bob arrived and settled in during the autumn months. But as the days shortened, so did Babe and Bob’s time in the garden. I was shutting the door at dusk, and they were not happy rabbits spending more time in the house. A Dutch Rabbit tantrum So, they vented their frustration on my […]

Bunny Rabbit Bob-The Neutering

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Like Babe, bunny rabbit Bob came with a free health check and combined Myxomatosis/Rabbit Hemorrhagic Disease vaccination. But unlike Babe, he would be seeing the new vet.

Buying a Rabbit

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Now buying a rabbit is simple, and they are the third most popular pet in the U.K. and U.S. They are cute and look cuddly, and parents often get a pet rabbit for their children. But if you are considering buying a pet rabbit for your child, please read this first! Buying a Rabbit, Things […]

Neutering Rabbits – Babe

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Neutering rabbits never crossed my mind when I bought Babe or during the brief time she had been with me. She kept me too busy to think about anything more than protecting her and my garden. But that was about to change thanks to a vet. babe’s free health check Babe came with a voucher […]

Free Range Rabbits

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You can keep free range rabbits in the house, garden, or both, as I do. But pet rabbits must be in a safe environment with room to stretch, run and play. And, a three-metre by two-metre area is the minimum for rabbits like Babe and Bob. Free Range Rabbits the Environment But will they be […]

Free Range Pet Rabbit-The Arrival of Bob

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Pet Rabbits are happier pets when living as a pair, male and female. And, it was time to find free range pet rabbit Babe, a partner. She was now over six months old and was ready for the vet to make her infertile A Free Range Pet Rabbit Partner for Babe So, as I was […]

Pet Rabbit-How Things Have Changed

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How the fifty-seven-year gap between my first and second pet rabbit changed rabbit keeping. Improving life for my new rabbit. My first pet rabbit My first pet rabbit, a gift from my parents, arrived at our home in a cardboard box. Not being well off, my father made a rabbit house from a 3-foot (0.915m)long […]

Rabbit Proof Garden + 1 Happy Bunny

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If you have read my first post, you know that I needed a rabbit-proof garden quickly. In this post, I explain what I needed to do, how it was accomplished, and why it was necessary. The methods I will use are based on the European wild rabbit, the origin of most pet rabbits. That is […]

New Pet Rabbit-How 1 Changed My Life

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I had no intention of getting a new pet rabbit, but fate had other plans. I love animals and have been around dogs, cats, and horses for a substantial part of my life.  But my childhood rabbit did not work out too well. So, why would I need or want a child’s pet now? A […]