My House Rabbit

My House Rabbit's Bunny Blog

Posts Tagged ‘rabbit behavior’

The Multifaceted House Rabbit

Wednesday, September 25th, 2013

Living with house rabbits over the years has shown me that rabbits are full of surprises.

play3

They can be clumsy and clunky at times. In fact, often, their jumps off the coffee table remind me of this:

Corgi flop
(via Imgur)

But then they go on to exhibit feats of acrobatic brilliance.  Their binkies and Bunny 500s, with their exuberant choreography, are thrilling to watch.

bunnyproof4They can be extremely cautious and timid, tiptoeing and bowing their heads as they slowly inch forward to investigate a new sight or smell. Yet there are times of sheer audacity when they balance precariously on an unstable stack of boxes or the back of the couch.

Sometimes they make their presence known with thunderous gnawing on their cardboard castles and wooden toys, uncannily timing it for when you’re in the middle of an important phone call.

And yet, they have their moments of ninja-like skill. You go to toss something in the trash can and realize your rabbits are flopped by your feet.  How long have they been there? you wonder. Minutes? Hours?

030

Contrasts like these are well-known to bunny people, and they’re a large part of why we love them!

The Expressive Bunny

Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

Faces of a rabbit

For anyone wondering if rabbits have personalities, here is a collage of the many faces of Cosette throughout the years.