Age-Related Behavior

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Experienced rabbit people know it’s just a passing phase, but if this is your first bunny and you brought her home last spring,...

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Communication Gaps and Bridges

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We received the following letters within a week of each other. The first is typical of many requests for advice and information that...

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Ideas Have Legs

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If you’ve ever been the recipient of a bunny’s get-away kick, you have received a powerful message. You’d rather...

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Pet Loss Support for Your Rabb...

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Many of us who have rabbit companions have more than one. We have other rabbits or other house pets. Whenever we lose one of these...

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Changing Roles

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Ethan’s frail little body wobbles down the length of the run. Buster greets him with a bow and thrusts his nose under...

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The Importance of Permanence

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Naturally, we don’t want our beloved animals going into adoptive homes where they will be mentally or physically abused or...

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Power Plays

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Contrary to the general rule that dogs are a menace to rabbits, the following is a not-so-rare exception in many HRS households. Greta...

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Aggressive Rabbits

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HRJ Letters –1998 Q. My rabbit Oreo is a dutch and she likes to bite. She has bitten several family members. Do you think if I...

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Lops Are Mellow and Other Dang...

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As an adoption counselor I am often asked, “Which breeds are good with children?” Or people will say, “I have a...

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To Love a Mean Rabbit

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Sophie snorts and boxes defiantly as we shoo her in the door at night. Then, with fury in her eyes, she waits at the top of the stairs...

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A Natural History of House Rab...

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The first evidence of rabbits dates back to the Pliocene era (10 million years ago) in France. By the beginning of the Pleistocene 8...

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Rabbits and Children

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Seven years ago, when I was pregnant with my first child, friends and families had all sorts .of ideas .about the viability of keeping...

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