HomeHeard it on the ShowJODI’S ANNUAL CHICK AND BUNNY WARNINGJODI’S ANNUAL CHICK AND BUNNY WARNINGThu, March 29, 2018 by Tessa Snyder SHARE NOW Hear it in the show podcast below. [starting at 22:09] There’s no doubt that bunnies and chicks are very cute! And there are some bunnies that need to be adopted and rescued. We just ask that you read this before bringing home a bunny or chick for Easter! Bunny Rabbits Rabbits are not “low-maintenance” pets, and are a poor choice as a pet for children. They have a lifespan of 10 years and require as much work as a dog or cat. Your home must be bunny-proofed, or Thumper will chew cords and furniture. Rabbits must be neutered or spayed or they will mark your house with feces and urine. They should live indoors, as members of the family. Chicks and Ducks They become fully grown in 1 month (maybe 2). Chicks/Ducks do not make good starter pets for children, they are not easy to care for. Chicks/Ducks can peck and pinch aggressively. Chicks/Ducks are extremely messy eaters and poop a lot. Chicks/Ducks can develop health problems and cannot be treated by a standard “dog or cat” veterinarian. Exotic veterinary bills are prohibitively expensive. CLICK HERE to learn more Want to hear more? When you follow the podcast on iTunes or the Google Play store, you get exclusive stuff you won’t hear on the show! (It’s FREE to subscribe) And while you’re at it… be sure to follow us on Facebook, Twitter & Instagram and subscribe to our YouTube channel.