All you want to know about raising rabbits for meat

Food Friday: Lime rabbit over pasta

You can’t always eat rabbit the same old way, so try this lime-infused dish with a bit of a kick. Lime Rabbit 1 rabbit, cut into pieces Salt and pepper, to taste Oil for cooking 1/3 cup olive oil 1/3 cup lime juice 4 tablespoons onion, minced 2 teaspoons dried tarragon 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon Tabasco 1-2 tablespoons flour Water or chicken stock Season rabbit with salt and pepper. Lightly brown in...

Why Californian rabbits are so popular

© Ervinpospisil Californian rabbits are a medium-sized rabbit breed (adults weigh 7-10 pounds or 3.5-4.75 kilos, with the does being heavier) that was specifically developed for meat and fur production by US breeders in the 1920′s. The breed was developed by crossing Himalayan, Standard Chinchilla and New Zealand white rabbits. As of now, it is the second most popular meat producing rabbit breed in the world,...

Lynx Rex Rabbits — An exceptional fur and meat rabbit

There are many rabbits that may be bred in the color “Lynx” but the Rex Rabbit is one of the more popular ones. It is a larger, meat and fur rabbit which makes it more appealing to fur breeders. Palominos, another good meat rabbit breed, may also be Lynx colored. But the Rex is just a little bit easier to raise and has really luxurious fur. Lynx Rex rabbits have fur which is very fine and velvety. The...

Passing on knowledge for freedom

When you decide to start raising meat rabbits, there is a lot of information you need to process before you get started. You want to make sure that you have all the information you need in your head and at your fingertips so you know just what you’re getting yourself into. You wouldn’t bring home a goldfish from the pet store without an aquarium and food. And you also want to know what sort of water you...

Finding a good rabbit nesting box

A removable rabbit nesting box filled with straw will be needed in the cage of each pregnant doe about five days before she’s due to kindle (give birth.) She’ll use the nest as a safe, cozy environment to give birth in and the babies will be warm and snuggly inside until they are big enough to take on the world. Rabbits are born hairless, deaf and blind so the nest is essential to their survival. Metal nests are...
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