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  1. Nest box and kits

    Rabbits
    I have 4 kits that are 6 days old and 2 of them seem to be trying to burrow out of the nest. I have found them a couple times near the front of the nest box nestled into the hay. I have been checking them every morning and peek at the box several times a day. Their momma is so tolerant of me...
  2. dead rabbits

    Rabbits
    my rabbits are contracting bloat. I have tried everything that I have been advised. I have lost kits while still in the litter pen with their doe. I have lost entire litters after 8 weeks before weaning. I have had other litters be just fine and grow to producing adults with nothing done...
  3. Undeveloped Kits

    Rabbits
    I feel odd asking because I usually have an answer for just about anything rabbit. I have a doe (a NZW) who with every litter kindles about 9 perfectly healthy kits and then 2 or 3 underdeveloped ones. These kits seem to be maybe 2 or 3 weeks into gestation. Why does this happen? None of my...
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