Wild Rabbits May Not Need Your...

Mar 18, 2013 by

Wild babies are most often not orphaned!  Many people mean well when they contact HRS after discovering an “abandoned” nest of...

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Orphaned Baby Bunnies: Wild an...

Jan 22, 2013 by

Wild Rabbits – Orphaned or Not? Wild babies are most often not orphaned!  Many people mean well when they contact HRS after...

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Myths about Baby Rabbits

Aug 29, 2011 by

Many people feel they must get a young bunny when they choose a rabbit companion. This choice could be the wrong one. Myth: A young...

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Why We Shouldn’t Breed R...

Jul 10, 2011 by

People who get rabbits as companions tend to forget that nature created rabbits as a prey species. As a prey species, rabbits will...

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The Hidden Costs of Breeding Y...

Jul 10, 2011 by

Question: I want to breed my female rabbit. I understand that unspayed rabbits are susceptible to ovarian cancer. If I wait to have...

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Newborn Baby Bunny Facts

Jul 10, 2011 by

House Rabbit Society volunteers get countless calls from well-meaning people who find “orphans” or “abandoned baby...

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Domestic Baby Bunnies and Thei...

Jul 10, 2011 by

If you find yourself caring for a domestic rabbit that you suspect is pregnant, or has recently given birth you will probably have a...

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Caring for Orphans

Jul 10, 2011 by

Rabbit mothers nurse their babies for approximately 5 minutes a day. They will be in the nest or nest box early in the morning and...

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