Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

askmisswaffles

Dear Miss Waffles, Do bunnies see in color? Just curious. — Wondering in Roswell Dear Wondering in Roswell, Yes we do see in color. It’s a sense we developed over time so we could pick out ripe fruits and tell the difference between good and bad vegetation. Mostly I just see red. Like when I […]

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Dear Miss Waffles, Sometimes I notice traces of white urine in my bunny’s litter tray. My vet assures me that occasional white urine is normal, but what is it and what causes it? After reading my bunny books about cloudy urine, I’m still a little cautious. Thank you! Toby’s overly-cautious Mama Dear Toby’s Overly-Cautious Mama, […]

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Miss Waffles, Why would my bunny start having fecal matter stuck to her bottom? We haven’t changed her food at all and have had her for a couple of years. We gave her a bath (which she did not enjoy) a week ago and noticed yesterday that she has some building up again. Can you […]

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Dear Mis Waffles, I’ve read that when bunnies do “the flop” it’s a good sign meaning that they are happy and comfortable. When our Bonnie flops, though, it looks like she has had a heart attack and died! (She holds her feet motionless and straight out from her belly and slows her breathing to where […]

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Miss Waffles, Our 5 month bunny Maxie has learned to jump on the bed, while we encourage her activity it is getting annoying especially at 3, 4 and  5 am when Maxie thinks it’s time to play and were trying to sleep. She also has been leaving droppings on my bed. HELP!!!! How can we […]

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Dear Miss Waffles, How can we get Peyton to stop urinating in a certain corner of our house on the carpet? And in a certain spot in his pen, outside the litterbox? Thanks for any help, Reagan Hello Peyton’s mommy, (Don’t ya just hate it when we do that? We don’t.) Really Mr Peyton is […]

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Dear Miss Waffles, I’m confused. My friend Bonnie Bunny has started “vocalizing.” In the past, she only did this occasionally, sometimes when we petted her. This is a “whining” noise, like a puppy might make. I would be concerned, but most often she makes this noise when I’m rubbing her nose, and she is pushing […]

askmisswaffles

Welcome to our new column, ASK MISS WAFFLES! A question and answer column from Georgia House Rabbit Society Receptionist, Miss Waffles, a sassy Netherland Dwarf who resides at the Rabbit Center. You can find our Ask Miss Waffles column here at the website, or at our Facebook page. To submit a question for consideration, you […]

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