When people talk about something multiplying quickly they often say breeding like rabbits. When you first start breeding rabbits sometimes it can be a big surprise when your rabbits don’t breed like, well, rabbits. Turns out there are several things that can make your rabbits less likely to have a successful mating. Here’s how to […]
It’s been a week and a half since I had to stitch up our little bunny. I was not very sure she would make it after such a serious injury. After all, the cut was fully one quarter of her circumference if not more, the equivalent of about 12 inches on a human. It turns […]
Growing meat rabbits is basically easy. Put boy rabbits and girl rabbits in together with food and eat the excess bunnies. Simple right?? Unfortunately it can be a little more complicated than that if you want to be efficient and aim for optimum growth in meat rabbits. Here are four tips and tricks that will […]
Raising meat rabbits on the homestead makes sense on so many levels. Rabbits reproduce quickly, they give birth to large litters and are ready to butcher in about 12 weeks. But, just like raising any other animal, the down-side is the cost of feeding meat rabbits. The awesome thing about feeding meat rabbits is that […]
Rabbits like cool weather, and can easily overheat. It is important to have an easy set up for their regular care, as it really makes raising rabbits enjoyable.We have kept rabbits through a few Arizona Summers. Here are 5 great tips to keep your rabbits cool through the Summer heat.
Can you make money with backyard meat rabbits? YES! Now I am not here to tell you that you’re going to be the next rabbit breeding millionaire but you can make enough money to cover your rabbit supplies and feed…and maybe a bit extra. How much you make will depend on the size of your […]