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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. Just got a 8 week old rabbit, and he wont eat. help!

    Rabbits
    so i decided i was going to start raising rabbits as livestock a few years ago , and finally set it into motion this year .. i bought my doe on the 14th of march and then i got my buck just a few days ago, on the 23rd .. wanted to make sure they weren't litter mates by getting them on the same...
  3. Rabbit Breeding Issues

    Rabbits
    Hi. My family is new to breeding rabbits. We have 5 does. I bred all five does and they all had 3 fall offs but none of them have had any kits! No signs nothing! None are nesting or pulling hair. All they do is poop and pee in the boxes. 3 females are about a year old and the other 2 are about...
  4. Help with rabbits!

    Homesteading Questions
    Hi. My family is new to breeding rabbits. We have 4 bucks and 5 does. I bred all five does and they all had 3 fall offs but none of them have had any kits! No signs nothing! None are nesting or pulling hair. All they do is poop and pee in the boxes. 3 females are about a year old and the other 2...
  5. Is this safe to eat?

    Rabbits
    I have a 2 yr old New Zealand breeding doe that has developed sore hocks. She's on wire. We've never had this problem before in any of our other rabbits. We're going to put her down- we have her only for breeding/meat production and she wasn't productive at all with that. My hubby is...
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