Rabbits and guinea pigs

Rabbits and guinea pigs
Name: Rabbits and guinea pigs
Born: various dates
Geboorteplaats: Den Helder
Breed: Various breeds, such as coney rabbits and the smaller Dutch rabbits
Weight: Rabbits weigh between 1 and 6 kilos and guinea pigs +/- 500 grams
Height: 10 to 50 cm
Children: Rabbits have a gestation period of +/- 30 days and give birth to furless pups, which require a great deal of attention from the mother rabbit (lactating dam). Guinea pigs have a gestation period of +/- 70 days and their young are born fully furred.
Feed: Rabbit feed pellets, hay or silage grass. Extra vitamins for the guinea pigs and occasionally vegetables like carrots and beets. They also like apples.
Communication: Our rabbits regularly visit schools and care institutions as part of the 'Animals coming to visit' activity!


De Helderse Vallei has been realized thanks to the European Agricultural Fund for Rural Development: Europe invests in rural areas.