Rabbit Behaviour?

Discussion in 'Other Pets & Livestock' started by Mamachic1967, Dec 26, 2016.

  1. Mamachic1967

    Mamachic1967 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Merry Christmas! Question -- My doe rabbit is gathering hay in her mouth. If other info is correct, could she be readying herself for a litter? If calculated correctly she is due soon to have her babies.

    All advice would be greatly appreciated.
     
  2. catcrazy37

    catcrazy37 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Yes, she may want the hay as a nesting material. If she is pulling out her fur, she's definitely getting ready.
     
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  3. Bunnylady

    Bunnylady POOF Goes the Pooka

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    The "haystache" is a classic nestmaking behavior - I've never seen a rabbit that wasn't in the late stages of pregnancy (or a false pregnancy) do it.
     
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