Rabbits love to dig through soil and love eating your vegetables in the backyard. When you wake up in the morning and find out that your vegetables are gone and you wonder where they go, Its most likely your guest a rabbit. Some people think rabbits are cute, while others don't like them so much because they eat their vegetables. In this article we are going to learn more about rabbits.
Rabbits have long soft ears and very fluffy tails. These long ears help them hear sounds from a distance and help them be alert when danger arrives. Rabbits are one of the few animals that hop from one place to next, another animal that comes to mind is kangaroo that hops.
Rabbits are found all around the world, most of the humans are familiar with them and we are fascinated by them because of how fast they can move and how cute they are. Rabbits have predators, dogs and hawks can attack rabbits so to survive from them rabbits have dug holes in the ground, in which they can dive in when they feel danger lurking. The only thing that rabbits eat is the plants, in spring and summer they love chewing on grasses and in fall and winter they eat bark and twigs.
Rabbits can sometime damage gardens. some gardeners might become upset and try to trap or kill rabbits, which is not very nice. What we have to realize is that rabbits are wild animals and they need homes and food. So to get along with them we can put fences around our gardens which will keep the rabbits away. Another way you can keep them away from your garden is to grow onions and lavender on the outside of a garden. Rabbits do not like these plants so they will stay away. Sometime it can be fun to watch rabbits that share our outdoor spaces since they are so cute.
Snakes love to eat rabbits, ancondas and cobras can eat many rabbits in a day. If you want to learn more about Anacondas, check them out Animal Facts post on Anaconda Facts