rabbits are surprisingly curious and sociable, and can be trained
to fit right into most households as beloved members of the family.
Like the typical family pet, rabbits come in a variety of breeds,
sizes, shapes and colors.
and cuddly, they make great gifts at Easter,
but be aware that rabbits are ravenous eaters. They will exhibit a lifelong
habit of chewing and gnawing (i.e., on your sneakers or furniture)
so along with regular feeding it's best to learn early about bunny chew toys to keep bunny
Exercise is also vitally important for the domestic house rabbit, so caging is fine, but be sure to provide daily regular activity for your bunny to keep it healthy and happy. Rabbits don't
especially like to be held or manhandled, but often show a sense
of fun and mischief when left to their own devices. Like a pet
cat, a rabbit also can actually be heard to purr when they're
contented, and are easily litterbox trained.
On the Web,
burrow down for more information about buying or adopting a new
pet bunny rabbit, with tips and advice on their care and feeding,
health and safety, behavior and training ...
see -> Caring for Rabbits - Are
You a Rabbit Person?
& Fun Facts About The Easter Bunny
More about pet rabbits around the Web:
Rabbit Society Rabbit Care Guide - Discover a virtual Web encyclopedia
for bunny lovers searching for facts and information on rabbit
behavior, care and adoption, special sections devoted to kids
and veterinarians, an Easter
Bunny guide, plus one of the most extensive bunny
rabbit picture galleries anywhere...
Advocate - Rabbit Adoption & Care - Oregon-based
non-profit with facts and info on the shelters they maintain,
along with guides to rabbit care, behavior, training and housing.
Language - or "Are you going to eat that?" -
Check out a funny/serious discussion on communicating with your pet rabbit,
from the viewpoint of an experienced owner, with related links
and info on behavior and training, care and feeding.