Do Rabbits Need to Go Outside?

I don’t think rabbits should be left unsupervised outside, but as long as you properly bunny proof the garden, there’s no reason why they can’t run around outside. It’s not necessary though. Your rabbit isn’t sat inside thinking ‘man, I wish I wish I could go outside’. As long as they have enough room inside, … Read more

How to Tell If Your Rabbit Is Sick

As I’ve mentioned a good twelve thousand times, rabbits are not forthcoming when they’re sick. A sick rabbit in the wild is a dead rabbit, so they’re incredibly good at hiding when they’re ill. But once you’re used to your rabbit’s behaviour, you can usually tell that something is up. There are often little clues … Read more

Treating a Rabbit With Runny Poop

Runny poop can be a sign that your rabbit is seriously ill, but it can also be a side effect of changing diets, or just a sign that a particular fruit or vegetable doesn’t sit well with your rabbit’s digestive systems. Take your rabbit to a vet If you notice that your rabbit has a … Read more

Why Do Rabbits Have A Dewlap?

Dewlaps are one of those things that mny rabbits have but that you don’t always notice until one day they’d laid down, loafing and you see it and think ‘huh?’. Kind of like a butt skirt, which is when a semicircle of fur flicks out above a bunny’s butt. You always wonder if you’ve groomed … Read more

Why is My Rabbit’s Stomach Gurgling?

If you’ve never had rabbits before, you would be SHOCKED by how loud their little bellies can be. Like, it is STAGGERING. And can also be worrisome, because of how delicate little bunny bellies can be. A rabbit’s stomach gurgle isn’t always a cause for concern, but it can be, so it’s worth familarising yourself … Read more

Which Foods Cause Gas In Rabbits?

Some rabbits are more prone to gas than others, and if yours is, you need to keep a close eye on what they eat. A rabbit’s digestive system has to keep working constantly in order to function effectively, and gas can hinder the process. Excess gas can cause GI stasis, which can be fatal, so … Read more

Why Is My Rabbit fat?

This isn’t a rabbit fat shaming post. It’s intended to help you feed your rabbit the best possible diet whilst also acknowledging that some rabbits are naturally fat. I have a lot of experience with fat rabbits, and it can be a nightmare. We were told that our rabbit had one of the highest levels … Read more

Do Rabbits Have Periods?

Ern no, you won’t have to worry about cleaning up after your rabbit during her….time of the month. Because she doesn’t have a time of the month. Or maybe it’s always her time of the month. Anyway. Rabbits don’t have periods – they are induced ovulators Lucky, eh? Although, I do think scientist should be … Read more

Do Bunnies Need to Be Brushed?

I’m not fastidious about brushing my rabbits often BUT I make sure to groom their coats often, even if only by hand, and, crucially, both of my rabbits are short haired. (Short furred?) I get how cute long-haired rabbit can look, especially super fancy ones like Angora, but before you commit to a rabbit that … Read more