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When will it be okay?

Post Number:#1  Unread postby SetskiesD » Mon Jan 02, 2017 10:23 pm


I have a 3 months old Netherland dwarf buck. I noticed he's been trying to hump another rabbit that I let him run around with (he's 3 months she's 2 months) because they are both really young. He started humping her and I began to wonder, when will he be able to get my does that are of age pregnant?

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Re: When will it be okay?

Post Number:#2  Unread postby Zass » Mon Jan 02, 2017 10:27 pm


He may already be old enough, but the does probably won't be able to take until 3-4 months.

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Re: When will it be okay?

Post Number:#3  Unread postby heritage » Tue Jan 03, 2017 1:18 pm


Ditto Zass...

The males tend to hit reproductive maturity sooner than the females. I would go ahead and separate them though, you just never know...
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Re: When will it be okay?

Post Number:#4  Unread postby SetskiesD » Thu Jan 05, 2017 12:38 pm


Thank you guys! I have since separated them lol

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