Did you know that a rabbit's diet consists of 85-90% fresh hay? Maybe you did, but a lot of rabbit owners don't know this information as most pet stores sell rabbits as a starter pet. Sold with a small cage, pellets and told to feed them lettuce and carrots. Wonderful! Not really, and this is… Continue reading It’s Rabbit Awareness Week (RAW)
Although the rabbit community is quite large, it's still difficult in many cities to find veterinarians that specialize in exotics. Yes, rabbits are considered an exotic pet. I've been very lucky with Cooper, in both cities I've lived in I have found veterinarians that treat exotics. As you all know, recently we made some changes in our… Continue reading For the love of Exotics!
There comes a point in time when parents decide they've outgrown their niche and make changes to our lives. Well I haven't outgrown my bachelor pad. Nobunny asked me what I thought! Regardless, they've dragged me along with my brother Motorcito, on their new path. They sold our home, packed our bags and on the… Continue reading With life comes change
The most dreadful time for the rabbit community is Easter, rabbit sales are at their highest and unfortunately they are promoted as starter pets and a great gift idea for Easter. Wrong! A rabbit is not a toy therefore it should never be given nor promoted as a great gift idea for Easter, and this… Continue reading A Rabbit is Not a Gift, #notjust4easter
If you haven't shared your home with a rabbit, you really don't know how amazing these creatures are. Rabbits are affectionate, silly and very endearing pets to care for, unfortunately there is a misconception about this. You have to understand what a rabbit is really like to appreciate why rabbit owners are so passionate about… Continue reading What a Rabbit is really like.
Celebrating 7 years of Cooper in our lives. Cooper was born on December 5, 2009 and was adopted in June 2010. I've been blessed to have shared my life with him for so long, and I can only pray to God to give me twice as many years with him. Here's a tribute video honoring… Continue reading Birthday Tribute…
If you care for a rabbit then you know how much lettuce they consume on a daily basis. You probably already know that the best lettuce to feed them is romaine or any green leafy lettuce, never feed your rabbit iceberg lettuce! If you've read through my website, you've seen that periodically I re-grow carrot… Continue reading Re-growing romaine lettuce!
I'm proud to say that Cooper was featured on The Dodo recently. I was contacted by one of their editors and was asked to share with them Cooper's story in 100 words. How is that possible? There's no way I could summarize Cooper's story into 100 words, I thought. It took me several tries but… Continue reading Cooper’s best month!
"To love regardless of your personal needs, whole heartedly without loving yourself, without any personal gain." The kind of love only one experiences when caring for a pet. A living creature that depends solely on you. You give everything to provide them with love and proper care. You expect nothing in return but sloppy kisses,… Continue reading Selfless Love
About a month ago I found a pet photo contest online from icFlorida.com, I hadn't entered Cooper in a contest for a while so I gave it a shot. I submitted a photo of him on a Sunday night but then forgot about the contest! A few weeks later I received an email from Brett… Continue reading Instagram’s famous Rabbit from Orlando!