Category: Nutrition and Diet

VEGETABLES ~ QUANTITIES

Meadow: An often asked question is ~ “how much vegetables should my rabbit(s) have?” As you will see, there are varying opinions about this subject. This article incorporates the recommendations of the Colorado House Rabbit Society, San Diego House Rabbit Society, and Dana Krempels Ph.D.

Exactly how much vegetables (greens and others) you feed to any individual rabbit will depend upon the particular needs of each rabbit, how good he/she is about eating lots of hay, and any sensitivities to certain foods.

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Lowering Blood Calcium

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Pellets

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SUGAR CONTENT OF VEGETABLES AND FRUITS

Rabbits have an enormous “sweet tooth”! Their digestive systems, however, were not designed to handle sugars. In addition, it doesn’t take much to create an overweight rabbit ~ which is another dangerous condition.

These lists are intended to help you make the healthiest choices for your beloved rabbit companions. The fruit list makes it blatantly apparent that raisins and dried, sweetened cranberries are ~ by far ~ the worst of the choices. In addition, it has been found that sticky foods like raisins cause dental cavities in rabbits.

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Wild Diet

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