Preparing for a Rabbit Companion

One of the most important aspects of adopting a rabbit is to do your “homework” ahead of time and learn about rabbit care before bringing home a new rabbit companion.  You will likely have expectations about how rabbits behave, that they might be cuddly and easy pets for children, but until you do your research on rabbit behavior and care, you won’t have a good idea of what to expect.

The best way to prepare is to go online to learn as much as you can.  Great resources for rabbit care include this site, our parent site, and the international House Rabbit Society at