Kansas State University veterinarian Randy Kidd shares essential information about raising rabbits for food and profit.
A doe of the popular New Zealand White breed.
PHOTO: RANDY KIDD
LEFT: The female has a slit-like genital area. MIDDLE: The male has a rounded protuberance. RIGHT: A standard nesting box combining ventilation and shelter.
TOP LEFT: A small young rabbit can be held by its loin area. RIGHT: Calm an agitated rabbit by securing its head under your elbow. BOTTOM LEFT: Lift a grown rabbit by its neck and tail, not by its ears.