We feed our bunnies a very robust diet. It includes (Juniors - Seniors) cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, (Kits first meal) green beans, cauliflower, and bean sprouts. We feed bananas, apples, pears, melon, (Sugar based - very sparingly as treats) and a high quality oat bread, pellets, alfalfa, and our house blend Bunny Granola. They are free fed pellets and bunny granola. I feed alfalfa to my kits, juniors, and intermediates.
We primarily feed Nutrena (Nature Wise) Performance Rabbit Feed 18% Pellet and supplement with MannaPro Select Series SHO SUPPLEMENT pellets when Kits. This combination offers the high protein for bone growth and fat content to put on weight.
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Our Kits - up to 8 weeks old:
During these formidable growth months the focus on a high protein diet is very crucial. We free feed the pellets, bunny granola, and alfalfa. We offer up to one half pound of vegetables daily. As much as the bunny will eat within 4 hours.
Our Juniors and Intermediate - 2 months - 8 months:
We free feed the pellets, bunny granola, and alfalfa. We offer up to four (4) pounds of vegetables daily. As much as the bunny will eat within a 24 hour period.
We free feed the pellets, bunny granola, and timothy hay. We offer up to two (2) pounds of vegetables daily. As much as the bunny will eat within 24 hours.
All of our bunnies are provide CHILLED water via an inline system with a 200 gallon storage tank. The supply lines are insulated to keep the water cool in the hot months. The water is moved through the system with a pump.