An Overview of Rabbit Husbandry, Nutrition and Preventative Health Care

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About the course

This online lecture for veterinary nurses gives an overview of the care and health of rabbits, looking at how they should be kept, their dietary needs and their overall health care, looking at both preventative health care, such as vaccinations, and in treatment and nursing involved of common health problems, such as dental problems and flystrike.

Learning Outcomes

  • Knowledge and understanding of rabbit husbandry, nutritional needs, and health care.
  • The ability to advise clients on correct care of rabbits and to nurse hospitalized rabbits


Katie Lewis BVetMed MRCVS

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