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What Do Rabbit Eat

There are many things that rabbits love to eat in which Hay is 90%. Rabbit eat Hay along with Pellets and vegetables. All forms of rabbits pets or wild they eat grass and vegetables.

Hay

Hay for Rabbits
Hay for Rabbits

Rabbit feed is 80-90% of Hay. They also love to eat them with other additions. Bunnies don’t like raw Hay, try to provide them fresh. They will eat it very happily.

Vegetables

Vegetable for Rabbits
Vegetable for Rabbits

Rabbits also like a number of vegetables. Some of them are named below

  • Carrot tops
  • Cucumber
  • Okara leaves
  • Carrots
  • Broccoli (Stem and leaves only)

Pellets

Pellets for rabbit
Pellets for rabbit

Timothy pellets are a very important part of a rabbits diet. They help to file the teeth of rabbit. Rabbit must be provided pellets in their meals or twice times daily. Rabbit eat a huge quantity of hay, it can make their digestive system in disorder.

On the contrary not more than one-quarter bowl to 6-10 pound rabbit. Provide them timothy pellets of small quantity to your bunny.

Fruits

 Fruits for rabbit
Fruits for rabbit

However, the bunny must be provided with quality food once or twice a week. More fruit must not be provided to the rabbit. There are some fruits that are allowed to eat as below.

  • Apple (no seeds)
  • Banana
  • Berries
  • Cherry
  • Grapes
  • Orange
  • Papaya
  • Peach
  • Pear
  • Pineapple
  • Plum
  • Watermelon

Freshwater

Freshwater for rabbit
Freshwater for rabbit

Water is a very essential part of rabbits life. As they drink a lot of water. You must provide water in their enclosures and in their play area as well.

They drink a huge quantity of water in a day. When they play or stretch their legs outside their enclosure they get thirsty a lot.

Treats

Rabbits love to eat treats. Fruits and canned foods are included in treats. You can use treats to train them for some specific habits.

  • Poop in the litter box.
  • Sleep in the enclosure.
  • Rest in the enclosure or bedding place.

Forbidden foods for rabbits

  • All human treats
  • Beans
  • Cauliflower
  • Pasta
  • Sugar
  • Yoghurt
  • Chocolate
  • Cereal

All the above things are involved in rabbits feed.