Rabbits

Housing your rabbit…

In the words of the Rabbit Welfare Association and Fund, 'A hutch is not enough...' Rabbits need a lot of space to move and run about in. They do not like to feel confined and squashed into a small space, as they are prey animals and need to feel like they have somewhere to run to. The minimum accommodation any rabbit should have is a 6ft x 5ft x 2ft double storey hutch, with at least a 4ft x6ft run. ¬†Anything smaller than this is inadequate, even…

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Tubby & Toby

Look at those cheeky faces!!! These two naughty young lads are Tubby and Toby. They are two of Ozzy's sons. Tubby is the double of his dad! They are 8 months old and have been castrated. Tubby is the confident and cheeky one of the pair. He is the boss and spends a lot of his time marching around the run with purpose! Despite his cheeky nature he is very loving and enjoys being cuddled and petted. Toby is a little more shy than Tubby, but it would…

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Casey, Lolly and Ozzy

Aren't they a lovely trio? Casey and Lolly are sisters and are now 8 months old. Ozzy is their dad and he is just over a year old now. These three arrived in January this year, Ozzy had been a busy boy and produced two litters with this lady friend! We had nine babies and Ozzy! All of the babies had either a chest infection or dental problems. Sadly both Ozzy and Lolly have been left with long term respiratory issues caused by Pasteurella. They occasionally…

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Jamie, Nyree and Belle

Don't they make a lovely trio? Jamie is a lucky boy and has two lovely wives, Nyree and Belle. Jamie is only a young lad at a year old. He is very friendly and loves to be stroked and will let you cuddle him when the notion takes him! Nyree is a beautiful big girl, who we think is around 3-4 years old. She has a few balance and mobility issues after having a severe E.Cuniculi infection when she arrived with us. She has recovered from the infection…

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Aeryn & Steve

Aeryn and Steve are a lovely couple of bunnies! Aeryn is 3 years old and came to us as her owners were no longer able to give her the attention she required. Aeryn is a bossy little madam and certainly knows her own mind! She can be a little territorial at times, but aside from that she is very sweet and loving. Prior to being spayed she became quite unhappy with being handled, the reason became apparent while she was on the operating table. Her…

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Lulu and Robbie

Robbie is a year old and has been with us nearly a year now. He came in with his brothers, and sadly his brother Bandit passed away suddenly. Robbie is a friendly little chap and loves to be cuddled, if you can catch him! Robbie was born with some hind leg weakness which affects his mobilty a little. He doesn't let it slow him down though!! Lulu is a beautiful 1 year old agouti lionhead. Lulu is a stunning girl with a personality to match. She is…

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Don’t see the rabbit you are looking for..?

Get in touch! We have nearly 40 rabbits on site currently and it can be difficult to keep up to date. So why not give us a call or send an email and see what we have. We always have a large range of rabbits, they vary in colour, breed, age and personality! Often we have rabbits in foster homes as well, so if we don't have anybody suitable on site, we may have somebody suitable living in a foster home! You can call us on 028 9181 2622 or email cerys@assisi-ni.org.

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Patrick and Kiera

Patrick and Kiera are a lovely couple! They have both been vaccinated and neutered. Patrick is around 2 1/2 years old and is a cheeky little chap with a huge personality! He is into everything and loves exploring and 'helping' with the cleaning out! Patrick has mild dental problems which occasionally require and operation to burr them back down to the right size and shape. He is checked regularly by the vet to ensure they never give him any problems.…

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Mabel and Tommy

Mabel and Tommy are a lovely pair of rabbits. Both have been vaccinated and neutered / spayed. Mabel is approximately 6 years old and is grand old lady! She is very affectionate and loves to be cuddled and kissed. Like many older bunnies Mabel has a few health issues. She has a bad chest and regularly gets chest infections which leave her feeling quite unwell. We monitor closely and are now able to keep it under control with injections as and when…

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Ever considered a rabbit..?

Have you ever considered having a couple of rabbits as pets..? Many people have rabbits as a small child and often…

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