Why Is My Rabbit Sneezing?

When I first had rabbits, I’d panic every time one of them sneezed. If you put ‘rabbit sneeze’ into google there’s just a lot of panic about how rabbits can’t get colds so they probs have some death disease and anyway you should really start planning their funeral. And then I got a sneezy rabbit. … Read more

Why do Rabbits Eat Their Poop?

I’ve lived with rabbits for so long that it’s so normal to me that rabbit’s eat their poop. I’m not above picking up cecotrophs (called Stinky Poos in our house) and putting them in my rabbit’s food bowl. But, I imagine that if you’re new to rabbits it can be a bit unnerving to see … Read more

How long do house rabbits live?

What I found so incredible when researching this article was how the numbers have changed in the past, say, 20 years. Five used to be considered a great age for rabbits, and now it’s extremely common to see healthy ten-year-old rabbits on Reddit and Facebook groups. We love to see it. Do house rabbits live … Read more

Are Lilies Poisonous to Rabbits?

Yes, lilies are poisonous to rabbits BUT not to the extent that they are to cats. It’s not actually clear what it is in lilies that caused such severe (like, fatal) kidney failure in cats, but it seems pretty feline-specific. BUT Do NOT encourage your rabbit to eat lilies. Keep bunnies and lilies (and pretty … Read more

Is it worth insuring a rabbit?

Let me just start by saying that I don’t have pet insurance for my rabbits. Not for any reason other than…I don’t really think it’s necessary for me. At the moment. Sometimes I have a quick look at quotes, and then decide against it. Whether or not you insure your pet doesn’t make you a … Read more

How to care for a rabbit with head tilt

I’ve written this post because head tilt is pretty common in rabbits, and it can be very scary for rabbits. There’s not much information out there that outlines the best ways to keep rabbits contained, safe, and fairly clean. My rabbit had a pretty severe case of head tilt, so I have decent experience in … Read more

What do rabbits need to be happy?

Rabbits don’t need much to be happy. They can have hours of fun with a paper bag, for example. But it’s important that, as house rabbit caregivers, we learn how to treat our rabbits so that they can be happy. That sounds obvious, but it wasn’t that long ago that we thought it was perfectly … Read more

How to treat rabbit GI stasis at home

It’s scary when rabbits go into GI stasis, but with a bit of forward planning, it can be treated at home. Seeing a vet is always a good idea, but it’s still a good idea to have a few home remedies in those times that vets can’t be reached. Before we start, I do a … Read more