James I. McNitt is at the Southern University Agricultural Research and Extension Center.
Steven D. Lukefahr teaches at Texas A & M University.
P. R. Cheeke has conducted rabbit nutrition research since 1969 and has published extensively in this area. In 1985 he was awarded the prestigious Mignini International Award for excellence in rabbit research.
Nephi M. Patton formerly of Oregon State University.
Want to raise a happy, healthy bunny? This practical guide givesyou everything you need to know to successfully adopt, nurture,live with, and love a rabbit. From choosing a rabbit and preparingits home to training, healthcare, and having fun with your bunny,you get a wealth of expert tips that will have your rabbit (andyou) hopping with joy!
Jump into bunny basics — decide whether a rabbit is theright pet for you, discover the different breeds, and find out thebest places to adopt your bunny
Take care of creature comforts — from housing and groomingto feeding and healthcare, provide the best care for yourfriend
Practice bunny "psychology" — understand bunny bodylanguage and sounds, handle behavior issues, and train your bunnyto do tricks and use the litter box
Enjoy the wonderful world of rabbits — play games with yourbunny, join clubs and organizations, show your rabbit, and maketraveling with bunny easy
Open the book and find:
Informative photos and illustrations
Detailed breed descriptions
How to think like a rabbit
Tips for handling bad bunny behavior
The latest on organic cuisine and homegrown feeding options
Games to play with your rabbit
How to live with an indoor bunny (which is recommended!)
Ten signs that require emergency action
A bunch of bunny resources — from rescue groups toregistries to Web sites