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Monday Apr 21 | Warrington Guardian

Our top five rabbits looking for good homes this Easter

But a volunteer at Warrington Animal Welfare has said companies who use those images do not realise the 'negative effect' they have and add to an increasing problem of abandoned rabbits.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

Refinery 29

Eight Totally Eggs-cellent Celebrity Easter Instagram Pics

Hey, it's Easter Sunday! Or 4/20. Or, you know, just another Sunday if that's the way you roll.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Easter, Pets

CBC News

Montreal SPCA urges fostering Easter bunnies before buying

Celebrating Easter may be an enticing reason to get a pet rabbit for some families, but the folks at the Montreal SPCA are strongly advising against it.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

KATU-TV Portland

Larger-than-life rabbit to go up for adoption at Oregon Humane Society

PORTLAND, Ore. Is this bunny too big to believe? Our newsroom was baffled by this photo when it was sent to us by the Oregon Humane Society.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Las Cruces Sun-News

Community notices

With Easter Sunday approaching, Animal Humane New Mexico reminds residents that baby bunnies and chicks make tempting gifts, but may not belong in your Easter basket.

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Related Topix: New Mexico, Pets, Las Cruces, NM, Mesilla, NM, Family, Teenagers

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Northampton Today

Northampton researchers launch big bunny study to find out if rabbits ...

Rabbits are one of Britain's top five most popular pets, yet recent research by the PDSA has shown that they are often not kept in appropriate conditions, and hundreds of rescue centres all over Britain take in thousands of unwanted pet rabbits each year.

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Examiner.com

Bringing home the bunny: Important information for rabbit owners

They are cute and cuddly and can be fun to watch as they play and hop for hours.

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SouthCoastToday.com

Brian Lowney: Bunnies can be perfect pets

When Robert Hochu bought his first pet rabbit a few years ago, little did he know that the furry creature would change his life.

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Related Topix: Pets, Guinea Pigs, Ferrets, Fall River, MA, Tufts University

Tue Apr 15, 2014

Examiner.com

Please think again before getting a pet rabbit for Easter

Rabbits are cute, inquisitive and cuddly, but raising a bunny is a long term commitment and not the best choice for an Easter present.

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Related Topix: Pets, Life, Food, Nutrition

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Flathead Beacon

Motionless Man

Wednesday 4/9/2014 9:34 a.m. A property manager reported that an irate tenant on Shady Lane threatened to run him over after he was asked to pay rent.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

BBC News

Call to review pet rabbit protection

James Oxley said that unlike some EU countries, the UK does not have legal requirements on the size of hutches, or that rabbits be kept in pairs.

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RedOrbit

Rabbits Kept Indoors Could Suffer From Vitamin...

Image Caption: Regular exposure to artificial ultraviolet B light for two weeks doubled rabbits' serum vitamin D levels, the researchers found.

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Examiner.com

Is your indoor-only pet vitamin D deficient?

Learn the pros and cons of keeping a pet rabbit in this video with expert Jill Phillips of Squeals on Wheels.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

OregonLive.com

Happening this weekend: Pet-related events you can attend

Rabies and microchip clinic: License your pet with Multnomah County Animal Services and get a free rabies vaccine and exam by Good Neighbor Vet, 8-11 a.m. Saturday at the MCAS shelter, 1700 W. Columbia River Highway in Troutdale.

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Related Topix: Multnomah County, OR, Troutdale, OR, Portland, OR, Sherwood, OR, Eugene, OR, Pets

EurekAlert!

Rabbits kept indoors could be vitamin D deficient

Rabbits that remain indoors may suffer from a lack of vitamin D, researchers report in a new study.

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Sun Apr 06, 2014

Patch.com

Think a Rabbit Makes a Good Easter Gift? Think Again

Bunnies-the symbol of Easter with their fuzzy fur and wiggly noses. A new rabbit might sound like the perfect surprise for your children on Easter morning and pet stores around the country anticipate this as they more than double their supply prior to the holiday.

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Related Topix: Kids, Family, Pets

Fri Apr 04, 2014

TwinCities

Poetry month and children's books: rhymes and drawings worth a look

In celebration of Poetry Month and spring, here are some rhyming children's picture books enhanced by lively, charming illustrations.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Life, Holidays, Easter, Edina, MN, Pets, Golden Valley, MN, Entertainment

Examiner.com

Rabbits as Easter Gifts

Thinking of buying cute little bunny for Easter? DON'T DO IT! Bunnies are NOT toys.

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Thu Mar 27, 2014

News12.com

Abandoned rabbits on the rise in Brooklyn

Animal shelters say the number of abandoned rabbits in Brooklyn is increasing, and advocates are urging pet owners to not leave their unwanted bunnies outside.

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Tue Mar 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Free spay/neuter clinic for rabbits offered in New York City

As the Easter holiday approaches, many start thinking about Easter bunnies as the perfect Easter gift.

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Related Topix: Pets, New York, North Yorkshire County, England, World News, East Riding of Yorkshire County, England, United Kingdom, New York Government

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