Rabbits/neutering

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Question
My male rabbits been neutered for a few months but thinking of adopting a female spayed rabbit would my rabbit still mate
with female spayed rabbit.

Answer
Fahern,

You may see some mounting/mating action, but it's all for a show of dominance.

I would recommend checking with your local shelters and rescues when getting your bun a mate. Many SPCA shelters do care for bunnies, so you'd be saving a life by going there first. There are also rescues/sanctuaries that you can look into all across the country. The bonus in working with a rescue is that they'll often help you with pairing up a good bunny - I call it bunny speed dating.

Hope this helps!

Christine

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Christine Whetstone

Expertise

I am not an expert on wild rabbits, only domesticated rabbits. I can answer questions regarding habitats, behavior, diet, health, pairing/bonding - pretty much anything having to do with owning a rabbit.

Experience

I've owned indoor rabbits for the last 10 years. During that time I've gained experience in areas like bonding exercises, understanding behavior, warning signs of sick bunnies, how to handle more serious illnesses (GI stasis, abscesses, eye problems, etc.) and more. It's rare that I come across an inquiry that I do not already know the answer to.

Organizations
House Rabbit Society, supporter of local rabbit rescues

Publications
http://ilovemyhouserabbit.com/

Education/Credentials
Personal experience beats the pants off of a degree, in my opinion.

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