Rabbit Manure in the Garden

Sweet little wiggly noses, cute puffball tails, soft silky ears – there are so many reasons to love rabbits!  Some backyard farmers are hesitant to add rabbits to their little farm because they don’t raise animals for meat.  Rabbits are so much more than a source of rapidly reproducing meat! I keep Angora rabbits, usually …

DIY Cooling Pad & Bunny Cabana

Summer time can be a difficult time to raise rabbits, especially fluffy Angora rabbits.  Angora wool is 7 times warmer than sheep wool, so when the temperatures rise your fluffy little friend can get really uncomfortable quickly.  If the temperatures exceed 85 degrees, rabbits can start to experience serious heat related distress and could even …

Understanding Rabbit Behavior

Rabbits are generally thought of as very quiet and calm animals – thousands of generations as a prey animal will do that to you.  If you could be someone’s dinner, it’s best not to draw too much attention to yourself.  People who have not spent much time around rabbits might look at this quiet demeanor …