Keeping a rabbit colony is the easiest and best way to raise your rabbits. Rabbits love living in group housing and are naturally very social animals. Here are the 5 most commonly asked questions when starting look into raising meat rabbits in a colony and the answers.
Are you looking for an ethical, affordable, efficient way of providing your family with meat? Meat rabbits might be your answer. Read on to find our why…
Here at Piwakawaka Valley we like our animals to be happy animals so that our meat is happy meat. Our animals live a happy stress free life, with plenty of healthy, natural food, fresh water and sunshine. They are allowed plenty of space to run and prance, and whatever we can free-range, we do. Here […]
WARNING: This diary discusses housing and raising of rabbits for human consumption. If this topic disturbs you, please do not proceed. We are undertaking an experiment – Raising meat rabbits in a colony. We will share our progress and knowledge as we go along. I am not entirely sure how we got to this particular […]
Having a rabbit first aid kit setup and in a cupboard ready to go reduces a lot of stress when you are dealing with a sick or injured animal as everything you need is there together. I suggest you assemble these things and create a kit and keep it somewhere handy. This isn’t just a […]
This baked rabbi is quick and easy to make, but packed with flavor. If you’ve eaten rabbit before you may know that it has a mild flavor, much like chicken, with very little fat. Because of this the meat will absorb flavors well but we must keep it moist during cooking. If you are looking […]