Intestinal obstruction (ileus) in rabbits: causes and treatments

Rabbits are complex little creatures – there is a lot more to know than you can imagine. Like any animal, rabbits also have their frailties, and in this article we will examine one in particular, the ileum. This problem can afflict any rabbit, sending the efficient digestive system that distinguishes them into crisis. Rabbit digestive system: how … Read more

Relationship between rabbits and cats

How is the relationship between rabbits and cats? The coexistence between these two pets may seem very difficult if not impossible, but nothing is further from reality, since the rabbit and the cat can become great friends, provided that the first steps in coexistence are done correctly. Rabbits and Cats and together: is it possible? The … Read more

Why does my rabbit bite me?

Rabbit bites are not common. since they are animals with few aggressiveness problems. Healthy and happy rabbits are not usually aggressive. Sometimes, however, even if your rabbit is well cared for, it may lunge or take a good bite. To understand this behaviour and the reasons why your rabbit bites you, you first have to understand the nature of rabbits. … Read more

Are rabbits rodents?

Rabbits are not rodents, they are lagomorphs, did you know? In this post we will explain the differences between them. Are rabbits rodents? No, rabbits are lagomorphs Rabbits have long been misclassified as rodents. The confusion is mainly due to the fact that both species gnaw, and they do so because both have the characteristic that their teeth … Read more

Myths about rabbits

How many times have you heard that this is true or is this a lie on issues related to rabbits? In this post from Petlifey we will reveal to you the myths that exist about rabbits. Rabbits have to eat carrot Rabbits love carrots as much as we love chocolate. But this does not mean that it is the … Read more

Rabbit breeds and their main characteristics

There are different breeds of rabbits, each one with different characteristics that make each one special. In this post from Petlifey we explain the most popular types of rabbits that exist, their physical characteristics, behaviour, character, origin of each type of rabbit. What are rabbits? Rabbits are nocturnal and twilight animals, that is, they usually sleep in the … Read more

Belier rabbit-appearance, character, care

Small, affectionate and intelligent… The belier rabbit is also characterized by its drooping ears and its beauty.  One of the main virtues of the belier rabbit is its tranquillity. It is a very affectionate and friendly animal, which is why it is increasingly chosen as a pet.  He loves being around people who pamper them; it is meek, tender … Read more

The Hotot Rabbit-appearance, character, care

The Hotot white rabbit or Hotot rabbit is a cute little rabbit that is characterized by having a white fur. It has black markings that color the area around its large and expressive eyes. But the Hotot rabbit not only stands out for its appearance, because its character is also very good. It is a kind, affectionate and very … Read more

The Hairless Rabbit-appearance, character, care

When we think of a bunny, that little furry animal with long ears and a pretty face always comes to mind. However, there is a breed of hairless rabbit that will attract a lot of attention. It is a species known by its English name, hairless rabbit. If you are curious to know the origin and characteristics of … Read more