Characteristics and care for the burgundy burgundy
- 04 Aug 01:15
- Breed characteristics, maintenance and care
- How to choose a burgundy how to feed it
- Breeding of burgers of Burgundy
Rabbit Burgundy is among the most fleshy rocks and has an incredible exterior beauty. Somebody Burgundy ishome schoolgirls, and for somebody is a good way to earn. The value is not only delicate meat, but, of course, a nice thick fur. These animals are suitable for both purposes: for breeding, as they say, for the soul, and for profitable business. Rabbits of Burgundy are taken out in the town of Burgundy, located not far from France. Year of breeding -1914.The breed emerged as a result of crossing the California and New Zealand Red Rabbits. In Russia, this breed became popular not so long ago - in the 90's, but in Italy, Denmark, Norway, rabbits have been bred for many decades. Very fond of meat Burgundy in Europe.
Characteristics of breed, maintenance and care
Qualitative Burgundian rabbits have an elongated body shape that does not differ much longer. The neck of the animal is short, the back, the breast and the crow is wide. The head of the specimen is slightly elongated, and the ears have a spongy shape, small, approximately 14 cm. The grown individual has a weight of about 4 kg, but sometimes the weight may exceed 4,5-5 kg. The breed is high in speed. A large rabbit grows in about 4 months.
At this age, rabbits should be slaughtered as the content becomes disadvantageous. The rabbits of this breed are well-developed muscle tissue in the region of the hind limbs, sacrum and lumbar region. Rabbit Burgundy has a beautiful color of fur. The color is distributed evenly over the skin. The color of fur is light brown with a slight red hue.
If a very light shade is a defect. The fur in this breed is rough, dense and short, but these qualities give it special value. The breed is characterized by high fertility. For one ferret female produces up to 12 rabbits. Burgundian lives up to 10 years old. In addition, this breed among others provides a very strong immunity. Immature individuals are resistant to intestinal infections, which often lead to the death of animals. Rabbits are unpretentious, easy to care for. This suggests that they can be kept in simple metal cages, which have a mesh floor. The rabbits of this breed feel at a temperature of 10 to 20 degrees.
Rabbits are afraid of drafts, sun, dampness. All these factors should be taken into account when choosing a place of residence of the animals. Naturally, it is necessary to clean the cells and monitor the purity, proper food and timely drink. In the winter, it is better to move rabbits to warm houses. This is especially true for females, so that their fertility is not lost. Pregnancy of a female lasts about 1 month. After the offspring come to light, you need to make sure that the houses have enough water. If you do not do this, the female will eat rabbit because of a strong desire to drink. Rabbits are born bald and helpless. Their eyes are revealed only after a couple of weeks. Young individuals are planted from the female for 7 days before the next round.
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How to choose a burgundy how to feed it
The Burgundian diet is not particularly different from that of other rabbits. It should be diverse and nutritious. Be sure to track the quality of feed and grass. To feed rabbits it is necessary fresh vegetables:
- white cabbage.
You can boil some vegetables. From the spring period and until late autumn in the diet it is necessary to include fresh herbs. In the winter, you can give hay. When the pupils eat green grass, they reduce the need for drinking. But in winter it is necessary to carefully monitor the timely filling of drinking bowls. In order for the rabbit to develop properly, it is necessary to maintain its diet with a sufficient amount of nutrients and, of course, vitamins.
As soon as the rabbits reach the age of 3 months, they are placed on separate cells, grouping by gender. An egg can be placed together in groups, but the males do not stay in the same "house", so they should be kept separately from each other. Couple females begin with 5 months, and males from 6 months.
Rich protein seed of legume crops. Wheat flour, corn, sunflower. Rich in carbohydrates:
To ensure that the pupils are not ill, you must constantly monitor their health, provide proper care.
A healthy person should have a temperature not higher than 38, 5 grams, and the pulse should be from 120-150 av / minute. The sign of illness is the weakness of the pet, the change in the color of feces and urine. In case of symptoms, contact an veterinary clinic immediately. Rabbits usually suffer from various diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. If the disease is not treated, the pupils will die. When choosing a rabbit it should, first of all, pay attention to the appearance of the animal. You need to choose well-composed, bright individuals. The best rabbits appear in females that bring offspring for over 2 years. If you care for rabbits qualitatively, then in a year the supremacist can make up to 50 rabbits. Breeding burgundy is a profitable business. They can not only be sold on dietary and valuable furs, but also as cute home pets.
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Breeding of rabbits of the Burgundy
As already mentioned above, this breed of rabbits refers to the type of fleshy. The fur of the Burgundians is different in its density and rudeness. The fur has a light brown color, sometimes with reddish flushes. The skin of good quality should not have any spots. The skins of this species of rabbits are very valuable. A large speck weighs an adult rabbit sometimes over five kilograms. Rabbits are unpretentious and well-grown, which is a prerequisite for breeding them for meat and selling skins. At home, such pupils do not contain often, because their size is not small. Nevertheless, there are still amateurs and such pets who bring a lot of positive emotions.
Burgundians are friendly, affectionate and cute. In addition, they have a rare color that you will not encounter in nature. Rabbits are very fast and ripen in 4-5 months.
But mating should not be less than six months old. If you combine them before the term, the offspring will be born weak and perish. In addition, before mating it is necessary to observe the general condition of the female and male. Individuals should be fed, strong, healthy. One male can fertilize 5-6 females during the year. In the summer, it's better not to match the rabbit's mix. The tick for the first time starts in 4 months. You should not immediately mate the female, it is better to wait until the body strengthens and will be ready for the boil. But the male can be associated with a female not earlier than he will be 8 months old. The tick in females lasts up to 5 days and is repeated every 10 days, so their fertility is so high. The female can simultaneously feed the offspring and bear the rabbits.
Before you go, you need to make sure the rabbit is in the hunt. If the female is not in the hunt, then the individuals will win. For an inexperienced rabbit it is better to pick up a proven males, but the elderly females are better to mate with young males. Before pairing it is necessary to monitor the quality of food: you can not feed only wheat, because the rabbits zhiryut and do not want to mate. Foods should be rich in vitamins and minerals. The cage for the harness must not contain any foreign objects. An outbreak should be carried out in a male cage, as he is more confident in it. If the female is in a hunt, the harness will go quickly. When the male will fall to the side and bury it - it will be a sign that the process has been completed successfully. After 5 days, it is necessary to conduct a control pairing. If the female does not let go of rabbits, then fertilization is normal.