Episode 7: Rabbit Boarding, Rabbit Awareness Week & Advice for New Rabbit Owners

Our seventh episode - with holiday season nearly upon us, Sabina and I talk about what to look for in a rabbit boarding establishment,  Rabbit Awareness Week, and information we would give to anyone considering buying a rabbit.

Huge thanks to Lauren at  Four Little Paws Petcare for providing lots of information on rabbit boarding.

Disclaimer: All views and opinions within All Ears are those of the speaker, and do not necessarily represent the views and opinions of any organisation which they may be associated with.  While we attempt to provide accurate, up to date information, we would always advise you to contact a rabbit expert or vet with any specific concerns or questions. 

01:15 Timothy Hay Vine Ball from Chinchillas 2 Shophttp://www.chinchillas2shop.co.uk/CHEWS.html

01:35 Oxbow Western Timothy Hay
http://www.chinchillas2shop.co.uk/FOOD.html

03:20 Four Little Paws Petcare
http://www.4littlepaws.co.uk

03:20 Four Little Paws Petcare - Blog Post on Whay to Look for in a Rabbit Boarding Provider
http://www.theallearspodcast.com/blog/2015/5/8/what-to-look-for-in-a-rabbit-boarding-provider

04:35 Dog Sheds
http://www.actionforrabbits.co.uk/football%20pitches.pdf

05:00 Minimum RWAF Standard for Accommodation
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/ahutchisnotenough.htm

06:00 Good Rabbit Vet
http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/jo-hinde/rabbit-friendly-vets_b_5946438.html

09:00 Vaccinating Rabbits
http://www.rspca.org.uk/adviceandwelfare/pets/rabbits/health/vaccinations

11:05 Common Rabbit Illnesses and Problems (Stasis/EC/Flystrike)
http://www.rabbitawarenessweek.co.uk/health/ailments/

12:15 The Rabbit Crossing's Note on Finding a Rabbit Boarding Provider
https://www.facebook.com/notes/the-rabbit-crossing/why-as-a-boarding-provider-i-make-certain-decisions/701420789901651

14:30 RWAF List of Approved boarders
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/resources/?section=boarding.html

14:40 Rabbit Awareness Week 9th-17th May
http://www.rabbitawarenessweek.co.uk/

16:15  The Rabbit Awareness Week Event Locator
http://www.rabbitawarenessweek.co.uk/event-locator/#event-search

18:15 Rabbits are not a child's pet
http://www.saveafluff.co.uk/rabbit-info/children-and-rabbits

18:30 Rabbits don't like to be picked up
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/resources/content/leaflet_pdfs/RabbitsandKids24.4.14.pdf

18:50 Rabbits need friends
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/pdfs/BunnyBuddiedwebpage.pdf

19:10 Rabbits live a long time
http://www.actionforrabbits.co.uk/Live%20to%2012%20years.pdf

19:25 Rabbits are expensive
http://www.rspca.org.uk/ImageLocator/LocateAsset?asset=document&assetId=1232729413756&mode=prd

20:12 Rabbits should be Neutered
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/pdfs/neutering28807.pdf

20:13 Rabbits Need Space
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/resources/content/leaflet_pdfs/long_hair_jan_06.pdf

20:14 Rabbits are Selective Eaters and need to eat LOTS of Hay
http://www.rabbitwelfare.co.uk/resources/content/leaflet_pdfs/going_green_oct_06.pdf
http://www.rabbitawarenessweek.co.uk/diet/

20:35 Spend Time with your Rabbit ;  RSPCA 10 Hours per Week
http://www.rspca.org.uk/ImageLocator/LocateAsset?asset=document&assetId=1232729413756&mode=prd

22:20 Understanding your rabbit : The Language of Lagomorphs
http://language.rabbitspeak.com

24:00 Litter training your rabbit
www.therabbithouse.com/equipment/rabbit-litter-trays.asp

24:25 Amazing video of what you can achieve when training your bunny  (from Konijnen trainen)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SbxqVtWj9c0&t=11

24:30 Reasons to Rescue/Adopt a Bunny
http://www.saveafluff.co.uk/why-a-rescue

25:10 Bonding Your Rabbit
http://www.4littlepaws.co.uk/rabbit-care-information/rabbit-bonding-info