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  1. D

    How to bond my bunny with newly adopted bunny?

    Hi! I'd like to seek your advice how to start bonding bunnies pls. we have got female HL (spayed) bunny at home that bond with us so well. And we have been thinking a lot to bring in a buck bunny for her mate/friend. Now we have decided to get a buck HL, not yet neutered. We will neuter the...
  2. Magpie689

    bonding 5 rabbits

    Hello all, I have two bonded pairs and a single right now. All but the youngest are spayed and neutered and she will be as well when she's old enough. A bit about my rabbits; Peanut, female, 9 year old lionhead/rex cross, bonded to Steve. Peanut is my most dominant rabbit, for sure the boss...
  3. b.potter

    Bonding rabbits different enclosures but same room?

    Hi guys I’m new here so go easy on me! First time bunny owner did a lot of research for care and responsible bunny ownership. I have my cute Netherland Dwarf (Oates) and today I’m getting him a friend a Holland lop. Obviously I can’t put them together because the both haven’t been...
  4. eskaisbell

    Can you bond after mating?

    So I have a very specific situation that I need some advice on, I hope this is a relevant thread to be asking. So I got two Holland lops back in August, the breeder told me they were both girls - sisters. Well I noticed nest making behaviour a few weeks ago and upon inspecting my grey lop...
  5. J

    Bunny pooping after new bunny came home

    Hi everyone, I have been reading lots of similar stories, but can't find anything that answers my particular question. I have a 7-month old doe Netherland Dwarf (M), who was sterilised 3 weeks ago. Yesterday, I adopted a young buck Belier (T), who I would like to bond with her. M is a free...
  6. B

    Youngster and adult bonding

    Hi everyone! I’ve tried to read through a few threads but can’t find anything really matching my situation so thought to reach out for help. I have two girls bonded who are 7 months old and both spayed, they were from the same litter and so have always been bonded and lovely to each other, Dora...
  7. alexis philippot

    bonding bunnies... thumping at each other's smell?

    Hi there! i recently brought a second bunny home (neutered male) to bond with my spayed female, the resident bunny. I have been trying to go as slow as possible to ensure a successful bond. The new bunny is being housed in our spare bedroom, and the resident female is free roam in almost our...
  8. magicicada

    Bonding tips?

    Hello! I’m a new user and adopted my rabbits recently! My first bunny is Fargo, she’s under a year, spayed, dwarf lion head mix. I adopted her in October from a co-worker’s sister and she and I have really hit it off. About a month ago, I adopted an unaltered male (Californian I think? He was...
  9. T

    Bonding Aggresive/Stubborn female Bunnies

    Hi. So I have two spayed female bunnies both roughly around 2 years old. I have tried bonding them multiple times doing different methods but to no avail. 1st time (3months) This was when I acquired the second bunny Dr.Yang. I set their enclosure next to each other but to make they do not...
  10. Breemarie77

    Bunny bonding behavior change

    Hello! I recently adopted a 3yo fixed female and I have a 1yo unfixed male. He’s getting fixed but it’s not until January. I have their cages in the same room, and I’m actually thinking about separating them now as he has started spraying and not eating as much because he can’t stop thinking...
  11. Breemarie77

    Unaltered male living near altered female

    Hello! Recently I took on a recuse 3yo female fixed dwarf. I already have a 1yo male dwarf who is not fixed. I’m getting him fixed because of the new addition but none of the vets I’m comfortable with are able to see him until January. I have their cages downstairs in the living area where I...
  12. NKS

    Your advice re adopting second bunny

    Hi everyone! My family adopted a bunny from a shelter in August - we love her and she's thriving. We're strongly considering getting her a companion. We know it's best to let them "meet" a few other bunnies, but with COVID it's a challenge. Do you have advice on picking a second bunny in this...
  13. emmaskye

    Bonding

    Hello everyone! I was planning on getting another bunny, however it’s still a maybe. I currently have a male Holland lop who is neutered, if I was planning on getting a female, who I know will have to stay in a separate x-pen until they are bonded, would I have to spay her before eventually...
  14. P

    I’ve tried everything but our rabbit still doesn’t like me

    Hello everyone, so I wasn’t exactly sure where to post this as it’s my first post, I apologize now if it’s in wrong place. Ive had rabbits in my past and I have never had an trust issues, they all trust me immediately and I was even able to train one of them to give kisses on demand. its been...
  15. X

    Bonding unneutered and unspayed bunnies- for breeding

    Hello! I have a female, unspayed bunny for the past couple of months now and a week ago I got a male, unneutered bunny. I’ve researched online and it gave numerous advice and recommendations such as switching them from each others’ cage to get used to their scent, letting them eat beside each...
  16. J

    HELP fighting brothers supposed to go to new home

    Hello! My baby bunnies were together at my house. They’ve lived happily but are now fighting! I’ll explain from the beggining below. My wife and I owned 2 mini holland lops. They accidentally got together before we could neuter/spay and so 31 days later we had a celebration of 7 baby bunnies...
  17. Cricketke

    Found 2 stray bunnies at a very busy city intersection!!

    I have had a silver fox rabbit, Ginny, for about a year and a half. She has been really good using litter box, but always been moody. Always prefers men to women. Then while picking up my granddaughter from her mother, we saw a white bunny running loose in a very busy city intersection. My son...
  18. Seastoe

    Bonding a free roaming rabbit.

    Hi all 😊 I'm a first time rabbit owner. I adopted Harvey from a shelter a few months ago and we became instant best friends. Not much is known about his back story. He was found wandering around a park, and they guessed his age to be around 1.5 - 2 years. He was desexed before I brought him...
  19. AmandaCat

    Should I get a second rabbit?

    I have a two-year-old mini lop, Louie, who I’ve had since he was 10 weeks. He lives a nice little life with a decent size cage and running around my room when I’m there, and he loves getting pets and treats. He flops all the time, so he seems pretty content to me. He’s really easy going; I’ve...
  20. EmilyJayneHarlow

    Humping

    I’ve recently been bonding my 2 rabbits together, and I’ve been putting them together in the same pen for a couple of hours a day to get used to each other But my male rabbits keeps trying to hump my female, which is the new one, What should I do? Do I let him do it? They’ve both been fixed
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