Angora Fur

Dec 1, 2013 by

Rabbits, unlike most mammals, rarely vocalize. As animals of prey, silence is to their evolutionary advantage. Those who keep rabbits...

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Petco Stops Selling Rabbits

Jul 3, 2013 by

Petco Announces an End to All Rabbit Sales November 17, 2008 – House Rabbit Society (HRS) is delighted to announce that PETCO...

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Rabbits as Prizes

Jul 3, 2013 by

NO animals should be used as prizes or toys at any event or party.  Did you know that 27 states have laws that ban giving away...

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Please Speak Out Against Anima...

Jul 2, 2013 by

Have you heard about the horrible “Animal Scramble” in Cottage Grove Oregon? On July 12 and 13, the Cottage Grove Riding...

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Ordinances Protecting Rabbits

Jun 11, 2013 by

Following are the laws that we know of in North America that deal with and protect pet rabbits: State Laws North Carolina, Indiana,...

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HRS Opposes Rabbits as Prizes

Jul 10, 2011 by

House Rabbit Society opposes auctioning off, selling, or donating rabbits for use in charity fundraisers, lotteries, promotional...

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Sample Pet Store Letter

Jul 10, 2011 by

Dear Pet Store, I am writing to ask that you reconsider the sale of rabbits in your store. Perhaps you are unaware of the fact that,...

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Not by the Numbers

Jul 10, 2011 by

Here’s a terrible number: every year, 12 million companion animals are euthanized at U.S. shelters. People involved in caring...

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Why Care about Rabbit Meat

Jul 10, 2011 by

Recently a number of our members have sent us copies of newspaper articles that have appeared with alarming frequency about the rising...

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Advertising Gets the Message

Jul 10, 2011 by

The new Subaru commercial was aired on TV. It showed a mother and daughter releasing (abandoning) a domestic rabbit into the woods in...

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Escapes from the Jaws of Death

Jul 10, 2011 by

Dawn, a beige and grey dwarf bunny, has escaped Death’s clutches at least three times. The first two times it was because the...

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Just Good Business. Right?

Jul 10, 2011 by

The Wall Street Journal created marketing hype for the rabbit-meat industry in the article “Rabbit, Run Or Else…”...

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