Pregnant doe?

Discussion in 'Rabbits' started by Eunice, Nov 30, 2005.

  1. Eunice

    Eunice Well-Known Member

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    Big question: how do you know when a doe is pregnant? What is the gestation period for a rabbit? That said, how do you know when the doe is about to give birth (not sure what it's called in rabbits)?
     
  2. buckmaster

    buckmaster Lover of Animals

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    the gestation period about 30 - 33 days. i too am a beginner at the whole rabbit thing. i can not tell if they are pregnant by palpating their abdomon to feel for "grapes". here is one of the websites that i referred to when trying to answer my questions. http://www.msstate.edu/dept/poultry/pub1384.htm#start also search the archives for posts that may answer your questions and the web. good luck. all for now buckmaster
     

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    buckmaster Lover of Animals

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