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Newborn baby rabbit!

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by country freedom, Oct 5, 2008.

  1. My youngest daughter just found a newborn rabbit in with July and her older babies that were born last month.
    Is it ok to wean the older babies now?
    OR--is this an occurance that isn't too rare.

    Can this baby be saved?

    I know why this happened - we weren't able to buy a cage until after the babies were a few weeks old, and we had mama and daddy together too long.
  2. Mahonri

    Mahonri Urban Desert Chicken Enthusiast Premium Member

    May 14, 2008
    North Phoenix
    My Coop
    One of my ancestors was named William Rabbit.

    You can understand why I have 7 children.
  3. luvzmybabz

    luvzmybabz Songster

    Oct 11, 2007
    when were they born last month, I know that they tell you to rebreed rabbits that lose a litter quickly. Depending on the age I would get the older buns out ASAP Is there just the 1 baby.

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