View Full Version : Advice on diarrhea

21-10-2012, 02:27 PM
My rabbit Nibbles has diarrhea
I was just wondering what I can do to help with it?

21-10-2012, 02:45 PM
Oh dear. Bun needs a vet visit really.

Has he had a new food or a larger amount of veg or pellets than usual?

Is he eating and drinking?

Is he lively, active, looking his usual self?

21-10-2012, 02:52 PM
This can be very serious and I would recommend an emergency vet visit.

21-10-2012, 03:47 PM
Hes eating and drinking but has been a little quiet recently
Is it just an upset tummy?
He has a bowl of pellets a day

21-10-2012, 03:52 PM
Hes eating and drinking but has been a little quiet recently
Is it just an upset tummy?He has a bowl of pellets a day

No, I fear not. As I said in my previous post, this is very serious and I would advise an emergency vet appointment. Good luck with that - please let us know how you get on.

21-10-2012, 03:57 PM
I too would recommend a vet visit ASAP. Diarrhea can be very serious in bunnies so the sooner, the better.

Also, seen your in Peterborough, hello! I'm up stamford way :p

21-10-2012, 04:04 PM
Oh right!:D

21-10-2012, 04:41 PM
I suggest you read Sky-O's sticky on when to seek veterinary attention - very good advice.

21-10-2012, 06:04 PM
You mentioned in your other post that the animals clear up leaves in the garden. I don't think all leaves are safe so maybe it'd be better not to let them do that, it could be what's causing the diarrhea.

mini lop1
21-10-2012, 06:31 PM
is it diarrhea oe excess ceocatrophes (sp?) if diarreah then they need to see a vet asap :wave:

21-10-2012, 08:55 PM
How is bunny now? :wave:

21-10-2012, 10:41 PM
Didn't you post a few days ago about your rabbit having this problem?

Once again, I would advise urgent veterinary attention.

22-10-2012, 08:23 PM
I have some good news for you

Nibbles has been much better today but we are just keeping a close eye on him thank you for all your help over these last days

Redfraggle, I realise that but all the leaves that do fall i have checked in my book:) and this bunny does not eat the leaves

22-10-2012, 08:43 PM
What do you feed your bunny each day?
Like can you give the specific amounts of pellets etc?