Summer Newsletter now available
Hot weather is dangerous for our bunnies. Here are some tips for keeping your rabbits safe and healthy when it’s hot. If you can possibly more them to a cooler area (less than 80 degrees), that is best.
Oregonian – Keeping rabbits cool is crucial in summer heat
Heat and your Rabbit (pdf)
Hot Rabbits / How to Cool Your Overheated Pet
You can find many more articles by doing an internet search for “heat and rabbits”.
Rabbit Advocates Meeting
We’re taking a short break for the summer. Our next meeting is Sunday September 20, 3:30 – 5:30 pm. 2015 Meeting Schedule
BBB Hay Packing
Usually first Saturday of every month 10 am – 2:00 pm (Please be sure and check date)
Be a Bunny’s Best Bites Volunteer. All are welcome to help us mix and bag hays into bags with our own special label.Proceeds from BBB go to our Medical Fund.
Sunday September 13 noon – 3 pm at Tigard Petco
11705 SW Pacific Highway, Tigard, OR
This location offers grooming and nail trims.
Foster rabbits attending the outreach can be seen at the Outreach Overview page.
ORS 167.340 Animal abandonment
(1) A person commits the crime of animal abandonment if the person intentionally, knowingly, recklessly or with criminal negligence leaves a domestic animal at a location without providing for the animal’s continued care. (2) It is no defense to the crime defined in subsection (1) of this section that the defendant abandoned the animal at or near an animal shelter, veterinary clinic or other place of shelter if the defendant did not make reasonable arrangements for the care of the animal. (3) Animal abandonment is a Class B misdemeanor. [1985 c.662 §8; 2001 c.926 §11]