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Facts about your Rabbit

Published Friday 31 January 2014 by Heather Smith MVB, CertSAM, MRCVS

 Rabbits are sociable little animals and make great pets. They have a relatively long life span of 6-10 years and there are over 65 breeds. Rabbits do like to have a companion, however neutering of multiple groups is recommended to stop fighting or unwanted litters.

Rabbits can live outdoors- in a hutch raised from the ground to protect them from rodents and dampness. Also, they can be kept indoors and trained to use a litter tray. Diet is mainly complete pellet based, but rabbits should always have free access to hay or grass to prevent dental and...

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