This guidance is intended for pet rabbit owners, others responsible for the care of pet rabbits, and anyone considering becoming a pet rabbit owner.
The guidance provides detailed information about the needs of pet rabbits, and how to meet these needs in accordance with good practice.
The guidance provides information on:
Section 1: Natural characteristics of rabbits
Section 2: Thinking about keeping rabbits
Section 3: The need for a suitable environment
Section 4: The need for a suitable diet
Section 5: The need to be able to exhibit normal behaviour patterns
Section 6: The need to be housed with, or apart from, other animals
Section 7: The need to be protected from suffering, injury and disease.