Can a rabbit live in a pheasant aviary?

Discussion in 'Pheasants and Partridge (Chukar)' started by adshea, Apr 18, 2012.

  1. adshea

    adshea In the Brooder

    Apr 16, 2012
    Wellington, New Zealand
    Hi all, looking for something to keep the grass short in my aviary and thought of a rabbit. I have 3 golden pheasants, they spend a lot of time roosting and not on the ground. Would a rabbit be ok in the aviary if it had it's own hutch too? Any advice would be great.

  2. Tony K T

    Tony K T Crowing

    Jul 28, 2008
    New Hampshire
    I wouldn't think that rabbit droppings or pee would be good for anything but fertilizer.Rabbit urine has a lot of ammonia in it which is bad for anything.
    Are your birds new to the avairy?They will eventually eat all the grass in there themselves.
    In N.H.,Tony.

BackYard Chickens is proudly sponsored by