I may try a corner litter box around the house when they are free-roaming but will be going with a rectangle or square box in their area since we will have two and based on this information.Corner boxes are generally not preferred. Most made-for-rabbits corner litter boxes are woefully small. The cat ones are a bit larger for sure but are still roughly half the size they should be. If a rectangular litter box is 24" long, then by comparison, a 24" corner box is only going to be half of that size in inside area.
The corner litter boxes may work for cats because they get in, do their business, and get out. Rabbits aren't like that. They like their litter boxes. They will munch on hay while in the box -- which is just what we want because they potty while they graze. They also like to lounge inside their litter box and that's a fine thing for them to do (and also a great reason to top their litter with hay -- it keeps them up off of soiled litter).
I suppose a large cat corner box could possibly work ok for one rabbit, but stil lnot ideal in my opinion. I would not recommend it for 2 rabbits because 2 rabbits should be able to both fit inside their box together at the same time. (see photo) Corner boxes simply aren't conducive to that.
For rectangular shaped boxes, any storage container type box (see photo) can work. It doesn't have to be a designated "litter box." I actually like to have 2 boxes, using just one at a time. I can prep one, trade it out with the soiled one, then take my time cleaning and air drying the soiled one.
Grates on top of the litter generally are not needed unless one happens to have a voracious digger. Once in a while a particular rabbit insists on digging out all the litter. Those are the owners that would do well with a grate. Otherwise, that grate is just another thing that needs to be cleaned (think smushed poo between the grates and having to scrub that out). Of all the rabbits I've had, I've been fortunate enough to never have a digger that required me to get a grate. They did just fine with hay topping wood pellet litter.
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