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Can I wash my rabbits feet?

Last Updated: 18th November, 2021

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If your rabbits' feet are very dirtyormuddy, then you can simply use a damp cloth and a bitofkitchen towel to clean them. Rabbits, like a lotofother animals, shouldn't be bathed like humans or dogs.Instead,spot cleaning is the method of choice by most owners- it'sa lot safer and less stressful for the rabbit.

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Likewise, can I wash my rabbit?

Never wash a rabbit unless it is verydirtyor has soiled itself. Rabbits can go into shock whenyouimmerse them in water. Rabbits do a very good job ofkeepingthemselves clean and only need help when they arevery sick.If you have to wash your rabbit, fill abath/tub withabout an inch of water.

Additionally, how do you clean yellow rabbits feet? Generally a little white vinegar on a wash clothrubbedon the fur will remove the stain. For really stubborn stainstry alittle Hydrogen Peroxide followed by household corn starchpowder,then brush. Don't cut the stains off the feet!Yourbunny needs the padding on his feet to protecthimfrom the cage wire!

People also ask, how do you clean white rabbit paws?

To clean a white rabbit, use a mix 50/50ofwhite vinegar and water in a spray bottle. Dampen thearea tobe cleaned and then rub cornstarch into the area until itis theconsistancy of tooth-paste. Let dry and then brushout.

How do you clean the bottom of a rabbit?

Fill a sink with a few inches of warm water (justenoughso that the soiled area will be submerged) and mix in adollop ofpet shampoo (NOT human shampoo). Place your bunnyin thebath and wash the soiled area until clean.Change outthe water as necessary.

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