Rabbit Care Info

There is a lot of information on the web about caring for rabbits. However, we found a dearth of information on certain topics. For some of these topics, we were able to query various sources, and, along with hands on experience, were able to put all the information together into one document.

Care of Newborn Rabbits in a Shelter (for a few days)

Get shelter newborn (short) info here. This gives a short description on how to care for newborn rabbits at a shelter until they can be placed into foster care.

Care of Newborn Rabbits in a Shelter (up to 2 months)

Get shelter newborn (long) info here. This gives a short description on how to care for newborn rabbits at a shelter that will be raised at the shelter.

Long Term Care of Newborn Rabbits

Get long term newborn info here. This gives detailed information on how to care for baby domestic rabbits that are younger than 2 months old.

Transportation of Newborn Rabbits

Get transportation info here. This is a short description of how to safely transport newborn rabbits.

Rabbit Exam

Get rabbit exam info here. This is a short description of how to examine a rabbit.

Basic Feeding

Get basic feeding info here. This is a short description of what to feed a rabbit.

Acronym List

Get acronym list here. This is a list of acronyms & terms used by vets. It comes in handy when you're working in a shelter & you're trying to read the medical sheet for a rabbit.

How to Build a Nest Box

Get nest box info here. This describes how to convert a plastic litter box into a nest box.

Spay a Nursing Mother Rabbit or Not

Get spay info here. This talks about the pros & cons of spaying a nursing mother.