You can make your daily interaction with your bunny into a regular head to toe wellness exam. A routine wellness exam of your bunny does not have to be traumatic. Most bunnies love attention and even those that don’t will come to look forward to these exams. As a matter of fact, one of our rescued bunnies would bite and scratch whenever she was held. With regular handling and petting during the “wellness exam” she has turned into a bunny that lives for loving pets and handling.
Many rabbit health problems, if identified early, can mean the difference between a healthy bunny and a sick, hurt, or fatally ill bunny. You do not need a veterinarian for a daily or weekly check up of your companion, and the examinations in this article will also help you develop and keep a good rapport with your friend. It’s not only therapeutic for your bunny, but you will find that you come to look forward to these examinations as well.