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Maaike_Butter
17-12-2004, 10:21 AM
Hello all!

Well, since being here I've offered to rehome, or at least foster until I'm sure they're ready, two bunnies. That will make a grand total of four buns when I'm back in January.

I live in a bedsit flat. Correction, the rabbits live in a bedsit, and allow me to stay there, too. Anyway, the entire flat's devoted to them, and four or five is the maximum number of buns I want running around, otherwise they won't have enough space.

Anyway, I'm trying to think of a new housing arrangement for them all. At the moment, the girls have a "run" made out of chicken wire fencing, as they keep going behind the couch (I'm terrified they'll get stuck coz I can't see them) and under the shelving unit, and tear up the carpet. I'm going to put planks infront of these areas sothat they can run around the whole flat once the others get here.

However, does anyone have an interesting and CHEAP (mind, I'm a student!!!) housing arrangement for multiple rabbits indoors? All in one room? I'd be interested to see it, if possible!!!!

Maaike

bluebunny
17-12-2004, 10:46 AM
Hi i have 2 pairs of buns claude and miffy live in here pen cost me 30 from a garden centre
http://www.mypetpages.net/artists/1911/0/77e02572deafd08f39c2548c77913b75.JPG

lilac and shadow live in here,the wire panels were from ebay 24 panels for 5 plus 6 p&p
http://www.mypetpages.net/artists/1911/0/9fbf9535966f136d755996ccf8f861aa.JPG

Adele
17-12-2004, 10:51 AM
Hi i have 2 pairs of buns claude and miffy live in here pen cost me 30 from a garden centre
http://www.mypetpages.net/artists/1911/0/77e02572deafd08f39c2548c77913b75.JPG

lilac and shadow live in here,the wire panels were from ebay 24 panels for 5 plus 6 p&p
http://www.mypetpages.net/artists/1911/0/9fbf9535966f136d755996ccf8f861aa.JPG

Thats a great set up Bluebunny :D
I wonder whether anyone could help the bunnies at the Sanctuary by getting hold of these panels for me either through e bay or elsewhere.
I will of course pay for them, but need someone to track some down for me and order them online...I am very tied up here with rabbit work, so need a volunteer to help us if possible??
We could do with at least 24 panels, to get things set up here for some bunnies who need some more indoor space urgently.
PLease PM me if you can help, thank you so much :D

Caz
17-12-2004, 11:08 AM
http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=20621&item=4343320152&rd=1

Only 3 hours left!!

Caz

Bertie
17-12-2004, 11:15 AM
He always gets more in though. :)

We have our bunnies housed in them, and they're jolly handy. You can build to suit the size and shape of your room and the two runs I built only took three packs, so if you were to go for his two pack offer you'd have plenty of cubes to build a decent sized run.

http://www.monkeyfx.co.uk/rabbitorium/bunniesonparade.jpg

Adele
17-12-2004, 11:21 AM
Excellent ..this is great , the only problem is I cannot bid for them as I have had a problem with the paypal and customer services is trying to sort it out. :roll: :roll: :roll:
I have emailed Tamsin to ask whether she can try and bid for me, but she may be tied up and busy....
we really need these units urgently, as I have rabbits who need more space indoors as they are too unfit to be outside

Caz
17-12-2004, 11:24 AM
Don't forget what you can do with six packs!!

http://aquaticpetsupplies.co.uk/images/Rabbitrun1.jpg

http://aquaticpetsupplies.co.uk/images/Violet.jpg

http://www.aquaticpetsupplies.co.uk/images/Home.JPG

Now it just looks like I am trying to compete with you Bertie (my fingers are sorer than yours nah nah na-na nahhhh :P ) ;) :lol: !!

Only thing is I have some panels left but no connectors :cry: so I have asked Jacks-lot if he can get spare packs of connectors!!

Caz

Tamsin
17-12-2004, 11:26 AM
Its ok, I'm around :D You just need to tell me how many packs you want and I'll sort it for you.

Tam

Adele
17-12-2004, 11:31 AM
:P :P Tamsin rides to the rescue yet again,...I guess we go for SIX packs then please....if it blows the budget I set never mind, we need to set it up properly :D

bluebunny
17-12-2004, 11:33 AM
adele i never oredered them myself my friend did it for me as i dont have an ebay account,hope somebody can help you

Fluffybunny
17-12-2004, 11:33 AM
hi,

what can you make for 1 pack? Any pics???

Thanks :smile:

Toby
17-12-2004, 11:34 AM
WOW they are all great set up's people! I can tell I am going to be busy at doing that when it comes round to it :lol:

Tamsin
17-12-2004, 11:35 AM
Okay, sorted. I'll get them posted to your usual address right?

Tam

Bertie
17-12-2004, 11:35 AM
Only thing is I have some panels left but no connectors

Same here. The ratio's not quite right, is it? I'm going to rebuild the permanent parts using cable ties and save the connectors for bits I want to be able to dismantle.

bluebunny
17-12-2004, 11:37 AM
hi,

what can you make for 1 pack? Any pics???

Thanks :smile:
i made this guniea pig cage!
http://www.mypetpages.net/artists/1911/0/a29518da387519aa6568fa7832636e2c.JPG

Fluffybunny
17-12-2004, 11:49 AM
hi,

what can you make for 1 pack? Any pics???

Thanks :smile:
i made this guniea pig cage!
http://www.mypetpages.net/artists/1911/0/a29518da387519aa6568fa7832636e2c.JPG

WOW cool :smile:

I think they are all great, off to buy 2 packs (seen as there is an offer on the P&P) - does it say anywhere if the seller takes cheques as Dad doesn't like putting credit card details on the internet :roll:

WonderBunn
17-12-2004, 12:14 PM
I got 4 packs now. They are great as you can make anything you want with them.

Squishie is in a 3 by 3 by 2 high pen at the mo and she has loads of room (only dinky though)

The other have a pen made of of it but it varies depending on the space I have in the lounge.

Tamsin
17-12-2004, 12:21 PM
I think they are all great, off to buy 2 packs (seen as there is an offer on the P&P) - does it say anywhere if the seller takes cheques as Dad doesn't like putting credit card details on the internet :roll:

Yep, if you look under payment methods (http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=20621&item=4343320152&rd=1#ShippingPayment) at the bottom cheque is ok :D

Maaike_Butter
17-12-2004, 12:29 PM
Awesome, these are great! That way I could keep buns seperated that don't get along or whatever, as well...*ideas forming*

Whay keywords to y'all use to find these?

At the moment my two girls are in a 30" dog cage with their little run, but the chicken wire's SOOOOO annoying, these would be much better! I could attach the panels to the cage and build the run that way, and they'd be able to go out at night, instead of being put in the cage (Xena's getting quite good at pulling the fence up and trying to get out...naughty bunny!)...

Caz
17-12-2004, 01:19 PM
I remembered the seller was Jacks-lot from last time (emailed him for info about them before buying) so I searched on eBay under advanced search: items by seller to find this auction.

I don't know who found them first but they work really well for creating different set-ups but really hurt to put together!

The panels have a thicker edge which works best in the T-shaped part but doesn't fit very well in the diagonal part of the connector. The skinnier sides fit in the diagonal connectors but only if you turn the connecter so that the lines inside the opening are parallel to the side you are putting in. A hammer is also recommended!

I think Bertie that I might invest in some cable ties too!!

Caz

Bertie
17-12-2004, 01:28 PM
I don't know who found them first but they work really well for creating different set-ups but really hurt to put together!

I think it's Bluebunny that all our bunnies have to thank for their new homes.

smallbrownfrog
17-12-2004, 04:14 PM
woah, i am sooooo impressed with these constructions!

i think i may need to get some of these tings too. how do you find they weather outside?

and how much were they?

Caz
17-12-2004, 04:27 PM
how do you find they weather outside?


Ask me again in a couple of months mine have been outside only a few weeks :D !




and how much were they?

I posted the auction link further up in this post although it has ended he will relist as there are quite a few left!

Caz

P.S. Thank you Bluebunny from Zeus, Athena and Violet!!

Maaike_Butter
17-12-2004, 05:01 PM
I'm gonna get myself a few of those as soon as I know my friend's willing to accept them, as I'm not home at the moment!

They seem ingenious!

bluebunny
17-12-2004, 09:36 PM
I don't know who found them first but they work really well for creating different set-ups but really hurt to put together!

I think it's Bluebunny that all our bunnies have to thank for their new homes.

yep thats right!!!! :lol: :lol:

Toby
17-12-2004, 11:12 PM
Well I do remember bluebunny telling me about them on an older thread...jeez I hope there will be some left for me one day LOL :lol:

Denny
18-12-2004, 01:09 AM
Would be interesting to see pictures of the mums and dads living quarters. I think perhaps the bunnies have taken over the mortgage payments as well as the house :lol: :lol: :lol:

Jackslot must be coming close to becoming a millionaire by now :lol: where would we be without storage cubes :lol: :lol: :lol:

Rexy bexy
21-12-2004, 12:19 PM
i think it would be a g8 idea if i got some of these, how much do they cost about and where do u get them from
becky

Maaike_Butter
21-12-2004, 02:19 PM
Can anyone tell me the dimensions of the storage cube panels? I'm designing at the moment...*cough cough*

Tamsin
21-12-2004, 02:21 PM
14" square

Maaike_Butter
21-12-2004, 02:27 PM
Excellent, thanks!

I'm totally NOT creative, so I'm gonna sit down and attempt to do some cage designing...if I'm not back in a week, the effort's killed me...:D