Category: Behavior & Communication

Coprophagy (Poop Eating)

Coprophagy is the eating of excrement and is a normal nutritional behavior for rats. It is essential for the maintenance of healthy gut flora and for the recovery of nutrients. Rats have a simple stomach as opposed to ruminants (which have compartmentalized stomachs) such as cows, goats, and sheep. Without the multiple digestive compartments to […]

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Bunny Play

The following article(s) is copied with permission. by: Phyllis O’Beollain Dayton Small Pets Examiner Rabbits, like people, have preferences when it comes to toys and games. Some rabbits, like my Oreo, are very dignified, and will only play a certain game or a certain type of game. Oreo would use her nose to roll a […]

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The Language of Lagomorphs

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Getting to Know Thumper

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Litterbox Training and Issues

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