“The Gift of Their Prese...

Jan 17, 2013

Twenty years ago, the House Rabbit Journal published a photo essay, “The Gift of Their Presence” by Amy Espie (then...

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Amy Espie: In Memoriam

Jan 10, 2013

In April 2009, the rabbit community as well as the animal community lost one of its greatest advocates, Amy Espie. The Conscience of...

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The Case for Rabbits in the Pl...

Jan 10, 2013

Over the years, HRS volunteers have found few generalizations that can safely be applied to all rabbits. The more rabbits we meet, the...

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The Places To Be

Jan 10, 2013

preposition, n. A class of words that typically express a spatial or temporal relationship. Where do rabbits generally go to feel at...

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Spay-Neuter = Win-Win

Jan 10, 2013

Some decisions about caring for your rabbit are difficult to make. This isn’t one of them. This procedure prevents or solves all...

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An Unmixed Blessing: The Gener...

Jan 1, 2013

The first two House Rabbit Journal behavior articles (Volume I, numbers 1 & 2, May & June 1988) discussed the importance of...

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A Rabbit in the Classroom R...

Jan 8, 2012

Once you live with a rabbit, you realize just how far off the mark are the generally accepted notions of them.Why would anyone consign...

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Saying Goodbye Every Day

Jul 10, 2011

Sunday. A friend and I take our dogs for a run in the park. The late-afternoon sunlight is pure gold, and a fresh breeze rustles the...

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How to Rescue a Rabbit Running...

Jul 10, 2011

Walking through the park one afternoon, you spot a rabbit. His lop-ears, or angora fur, or black and white spots, tell you that this...

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Litterbox Encore

Jul 10, 2011

A tenth-year update and review of the techniques that have been most useful in housetraining rabbits. The litterbox is the...

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What Rabbits Want: Ask Not Wha...

Jul 10, 2011

Do you ever get the feeling that articles about companion animals are required by law to mention that petting a rabbit/cat/dog lowers...

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Avoiding the Burnout Blues

Jul 10, 2011

Without my burnout protection program–I call it the Frances and Donna Plan–I’d have quit rescue work years ago....

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