Rabbits dumping feed out

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Re: Rabbits dumping feed out

Post Number:#16  Unread postby FourRingCircus » Thu Sep 22, 2016 11:14 am

I had kits dumping feed so I put a ceramic tile under the feeder which caught a lot of it (you could do a shallow box/tub as well?). I noticed less on the ground after that...
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Re: Rabbits dumping feed out

Post Number:#17  Unread postby TheChad » Tue Sep 27, 2016 9:25 am

So here is a good update. Well good in that I may have found a solution.

First thing I did was swap to a new more main stream food. Manna Pro (half and half at this point to get them use to it)

I have also stopped adding boss and oats to the feed. This has stopped the kits from dumping the food all together.

The does I also added a hay rack. It is on the outside. I cut a small whole for them to pull it through when they want it. This has kept the waste to a minimum and given them something to do since they are having to pull on it to get it out. I keep it packed in.

I would have given the buck one, but they only had two in the store.

I am also using less pellets, which is good since the hay here is pretty cheap.


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