Thanks for your suggestions, that’s true he has to be ok with being picked up which he hates and everytime I need to do it let’s say for trimming his nails , brushing his fur or checking something, if I’m not holding onto him firmly he makes sure he gets out of my hands (I’ve had a few close calls so I quickly move to my bed so he can jump on that).It takes time to train your bunnies. If you are going with harness and leash I would recommend you to first teach your bunny to accept being picked up. Because when you walk outdoors in harness you need your bunny to trust you being close and that you might pick them up if needed.
My bunny Toste took over a year to bond and allow me to pick him up. When I leash train my bunnies I do it indoors with treats, later I will do it outdoors in a place where I know the area and have good spots to look around. I always have treats on me which are often just their normal pellets and one high value treat. I use this to make sure they have focus on me when I call their name and I can easily pick them up. I often pick my bunnies up if I spot a dog, loud cars etc. As to make sure they are safe and calm. It can be easier to set up a x-pen outdoors and use a travel cage as a way to pick up if your bunny isn’t an escape artist.
Toste in his pen:
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Responding to his name has also be challenging, he comes when he hears his fav snacks the moment I shake the jar so I’m currently training him to learn his name by association with the snacks. I haven’t been able to find a harness that fits yet so thats another story. Toste is adorable
He just likes his freedom, wiggled out of the first two harnesses I tried and he hated it.