Top Tips for Caring for your Rabbit & Small Furries
Many people don't fully realise how tricky it is to keep a rabbit healthy and happy as a pet. So, we've compiled some useful links for looking after your bunnies.
Cost of owning a rabbit:
5 Welfare needs (general):
Do you know how to keep your rabbit healthy, and in tip top condition? Unbelievably, at least 85-90% of the rabbit’s diet should consist of hay, grass and dried grass. That is sometimes as much hay as the size of a rabbits body – every day! They also need a small amount of nuggets. You also need to make sure they have some vegetables as part of their diet and water should always be made available.
Suitable places to get a rabbit:
Rabbit Awareness Week
Rabbit Awareness Week takes place in June each year and in celebration of all things bunny. Click for more http://www.rabbitawarenessweek.co.uk
To book your pet a health check call your nearest surgery on:
Sidcup: 020 8300 8080 or Abbey Wood: 020 8311 5990
* The health check Aspen Vets are offering will be carried out by an Aspen Vets nurse who will be unable to diagnose any health problems, this will require a chargeable appointment with the vet. The purpose of the free health check is to advise and encourage good health.