Rabbits love treats just like dogs and cats do. Unfortunately, most store-bought treats intended for them are not healthy or safe for them to eat. Treats are a great way to bond with and train your rabbit, and making your own ensures that the ingredients are safe for your little furry friend. The Bunny Lady shares the recipes for 5 Homemade Rabbit Treats to Make for Your Bunny.
Rabbits love treats. The problem is that a lot of the treats sold for rabbits in pet stores are not very good for them. There’s too much added sweetness or there are pieces of corn or other vegetables that aren’t good for rabbits.
If you make your own treats, you’ll know exactly what’s in them. You’ll be able to make sure that your rabbit is getting healthy treats that won’t mess up their gut. And they’ll be much cheaper too!
What kinds of treats are safe for rabbits?
In general, the best treats for rabbits will be fresh or dried fruits and vegetables. You can also offer them hay based treats that have been flavored with yummy fruits or vegetables. Some rabbits will have different tastes than others, so you’ll have to experiment with different flavors to find the ones that your rabbit likes best. (click here to learn more about a healthy rabbit diet)
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