Pasteurella: Its Health Effect...

Feb 17, 2016

Readers who are unfamiliar with diseases caused by the bacteria Pasteurella may initially worry about their rabbit as they read this...

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Head Tilt: Causes and Treatmen...

Feb 10, 2013

Editor’s Note: This article is not meant to help the lay person diagnose and treat head tilt, and any rabbit showing signs of...

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Appropriate Use of Antibiotics...

Feb 7, 2013

Antibiotics are used to treat bacterial infections. When needed for treatment of an infection in a rabbit, these drugs should be...

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Encephalitozoon Cuniculi

Jul 10, 2012

This report has been made possible by the participation of our fosterers and HRS members who have been contributing to our health...

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Snuffles

Jul 1, 2012

I have two house rabbits, Sunflower and Blackberry. Currently, they share a room divided by large window screens covered halfway up by...

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Runny Eyes, Runny Nose: What D...

Jun 10, 2012

One of the most frequent questions I am asked via the House Rabbit Society’s online Rabbit Health link is, “My...

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Abscesses in Rabbits

Jun 10, 2012

An abscess is a cavity containing pus surrounded by a capsule of thickened, inflamed tissue. Usually an abscess is the result of a...

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Pasteurella Infection in Rabbi...

Jan 10, 2012

Pasteurella multocidais a well-known cause of morbidity and mortality in rabbits. The predominant syndrome is upper respiratory...

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Skin Diseases in Rabbits

Jul 10, 2011

The skin of rabbits is a window to their general state of health. Skin ailments range from irritating to life-threatening. Some are...

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Thumper and Me

Jul 10, 2011

In October 1990, a mail carrier on vacation was returning to her home in Madison, Wisconsin. For a lark, she and her friend stopped at...

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Amoxicillin Warning

Jul 10, 2011

Our warnings will be repetitious to many of you, but we have so many new members, who don’t have this important information....

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Toxoplasmosis from Rabbits?

Jul 10, 2011

I am concerned because I am pregnant and have read that feline litter box duties could lead to toxoplasmosis. No one seems to know if...

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