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I found two baby rabbits getting carried away by my step dads dogs, i quickly rescued them but had no idea where the dogs had found them. i have them here in a box with a towel. I would really like to know how to feed them. I gave them some kitten milk through a syr' about 4ml each. they appear to be 10 to 14 days old as they have thier eyes open but are still small.

Hello there.
You may have your hands full caring for the babies. If they are eating the kitten milk you may have a fighting chance.
At that age they may survive, keep them warm & only feed twice a day. Their bodies are not used to digesting too much per day.
hopefully in a week they will drink water on their own & then start them on dry grass or even carrots but  never lettuce it has too much water & they will get the runs.
Good luck  


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Dan Vallo


I have been raising Rabbits for over 25 Years and have raised all the breeds mentioned above along with a few others. I have been a member of the ARBA ( American Rabbit Breeders Accociation) since 1985.I currently have a 1300 sqft barn that is Heated and colled to maintain 7o degrees all year long. We show our rabbits all over The USA and have been in the top ten breeders during the last 5 years in several different breeds.

ARBA. NM State Rabbit and Cavy Breeders, American Checkered Giant Rabbit Club, Southwest Checkered Giant RC, Champagne De` Argent RC, National Polish RC, Sandoval County Livestock commitee.

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I Worked with a vet for several Years.

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top ten rabbit breeder Checkered Giant rabbit club. #1st sweepstake winner Champagne Rabbit club 2007, #10 in 2006 top 15 in 2005,Ranked # 4 in points standings for 2008. Top points standing in New Mexico for Champagne de`Argent & Checkered giant rabbbits past 5 years

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