The Resource Dwarf rabbits : how to take care of them and understand them, Monika Wegler ; with color photos by Monika Wegler and drawings by György Jankovics

Dwarf rabbits : how to take care of them and understand them, Monika Wegler ; with color photos by Monika Wegler and drawings by György Jankovics

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Dwarf rabbits : how to take care of them and understand them
Title
Dwarf rabbits
Title remainder
how to take care of them and understand them
Statement of responsibility
Monika Wegler ; with color photos by Monika Wegler and drawings by György Jankovics
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
An expert answers all your questions about dwarf rabbits: purchasing, housing, feeding, health maintenance, breeding, and much more. Up-to-date and informative, yet clear enough for younger pet owners
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Wegler, Monika
Dewey number
636/.9322
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF455.D85
LC item number
W4513 1992
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
SF455.D85W4513
NAL item number
1992
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Jankovics, György
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Dwarf rabbits
Label
Dwarf rabbits : how to take care of them and understand them, Monika Wegler ; with color photos by Monika Wegler and drawings by György Jankovics
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Publication
Note
Translation of: Zwergkaninchen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) and index
Contents
Before buying a dwarf rabbit: Ten points to help you decide -- Happier alone or together? -- Male or female? -- Purebred dwarf or crossbred? -- Dwarf rabbits as presents for children -- What to look for when buying a rabbit -- Location of the cage -- HOW-TO: setting up the cage -- Proper accessories -- Outdoor pen -- Living with a dwarf rabbit: Getting the new arrival settled -- Making friends: children and rabbits -- Picking up and carrying your pet properly -- How do you housebreak a dwarf rabbit?-- Daily run indoors -- Play corner for an indoor rabbit -- Home on the terrace -- Exercise in the yard -- Outing in the country -- Rabbit on a leash? -- Vacation care -- HOW-TO: care -- Dwarf rabbits and other pets -- Getting used to other pets -- Getting acquainted with other rabbits -- Nutrition: What dwarf rabbits like to eat -- Staple food: hay -- Commercial feeds -- Greens and succulent foods -- Something to nibble -- Medicinal herbs -- Drinking water is important -- Ten rules for feeding -- If your dwarf rabbit gets sick: Keeping your pet healthy -- Initial symptoms -- First aid procedures -- Dwarf rabbit as a patient -- Having your pet put to sleep -- Breeding and reproduction: If you want your dwarf rabbit to raise a litter -- Breeding with purebred dwarfs -- Choosing the parent animals -- Heat -- Courtship and mating -- Pregnant doe -- Birth -- How often may the doe have young? -- HOW-TO: raising the young -- Dwarf breeds and color varieties: Development of the breeds -- Characteristics of a purebred dwarf -- What is a standard? -- White dwarf rabbits -- Colored dwarf rabbits -- Color varieties -- Varieties of markings -- New breeds awaiting official recognition -- Dwarf lop -- Understanding rabbits: Rabbit is not a hare -- From wild rabbit to household pet -- Innate characteristics of dwarf rabbits -- How wild rabbits live together -- Scented calling cards -- How wild rabbits protect themselves -- Language of sounds -- HOW-TO: Body language -- Sensory capacities -- Remarkable abilities -- Interesting facts about rabbits' habits
Extent
1 online resource (63 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033588297
Label
Dwarf rabbits : how to take care of them and understand them, Monika Wegler ; with color photos by Monika Wegler and drawings by György Jankovics
Link
Publication
Note
Translation of: Zwergkaninchen
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 60) and index
Contents
Before buying a dwarf rabbit: Ten points to help you decide -- Happier alone or together? -- Male or female? -- Purebred dwarf or crossbred? -- Dwarf rabbits as presents for children -- What to look for when buying a rabbit -- Location of the cage -- HOW-TO: setting up the cage -- Proper accessories -- Outdoor pen -- Living with a dwarf rabbit: Getting the new arrival settled -- Making friends: children and rabbits -- Picking up and carrying your pet properly -- How do you housebreak a dwarf rabbit?-- Daily run indoors -- Play corner for an indoor rabbit -- Home on the terrace -- Exercise in the yard -- Outing in the country -- Rabbit on a leash? -- Vacation care -- HOW-TO: care -- Dwarf rabbits and other pets -- Getting used to other pets -- Getting acquainted with other rabbits -- Nutrition: What dwarf rabbits like to eat -- Staple food: hay -- Commercial feeds -- Greens and succulent foods -- Something to nibble -- Medicinal herbs -- Drinking water is important -- Ten rules for feeding -- If your dwarf rabbit gets sick: Keeping your pet healthy -- Initial symptoms -- First aid procedures -- Dwarf rabbit as a patient -- Having your pet put to sleep -- Breeding and reproduction: If you want your dwarf rabbit to raise a litter -- Breeding with purebred dwarfs -- Choosing the parent animals -- Heat -- Courtship and mating -- Pregnant doe -- Birth -- How often may the doe have young? -- HOW-TO: raising the young -- Dwarf breeds and color varieties: Development of the breeds -- Characteristics of a purebred dwarf -- What is a standard? -- White dwarf rabbits -- Colored dwarf rabbits -- Color varieties -- Varieties of markings -- New breeds awaiting official recognition -- Dwarf lop -- Understanding rabbits: Rabbit is not a hare -- From wild rabbit to household pet -- Innate characteristics of dwarf rabbits -- How wild rabbits live together -- Scented calling cards -- How wild rabbits protect themselves -- Language of sounds -- HOW-TO: Body language -- Sensory capacities -- Remarkable abilities -- Interesting facts about rabbits' habits
Extent
1 online resource (63 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations (some color))
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1033588297

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