Features of rhinitis in rabbits

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  • Causes and types of undead in rabbits
    • Treatment and prevention of undesired rabbits

Rhinitis in rabbits is a rather frequent phenomenon. This is especially true for youngsters in the offseason. Animals begin to sneeze, they rub eyes, mucus emits out of the nose. It is important not for the

to trigger the disease, otherwise it can become a serious illness.

Features of rhinitis in rabbits

In the long run infectious rhinitis can go into a severe form that provokes bronchitis, inflammation of the lungs, pleurisy, purulent pneumonia.

Causes and types of undead in rabbits

Among the main causes of rhinitis in rabbits, the following can be distinguished:

  • Weakened immunity.
  • Periodic residence of an animal during.
  • Unbalanced nutrition.
  • Keeping pupils in dusty conditions.
  • The presence of another disease, one of the symptoms of which is rhinitis.
  • Rabbit rhinitis is contagious. It is transmitted by airborne droplet from individual to species. In addition, the infection can occur through feed, litter, drinking bowl, pets for the care of the pets.

    Depending on the causative factor, the following types of rhinitis are distinguished:

    Features of rhinitis in rabbits

    Infectious rhinitis most often occurs in rabbits with weak immunity.

  • Allergy Runny. Causes various allergens( down, dust).
  • Cold coldThe most common cause of rhinitis in the rabbit is a cold. To spray it up and cause inflammation of the mucous membrane of the nose can drag, wind, sharp temperature drops. Cold rhinitis can be chronic and acute. In the acute phase, the animals sneeze, rub their noses with a foot, shake their heads. The inner part of the mucosa swells, there are clear or whitish selections. Corks may appear around the nostrils. In severe nasal congestion, animals begin to breathe in their mouths. In a chronic form, there is an exacerbation, then a decline over a long time interval.
  • Infectious or infectious undead. This form of ailment is associated with the accumulation of respiratory tract infections. Nasal discharge is characterized by a white or serous color. They may contain different bacteria. This type of rhinitis occurs in rabbits with weak immunity. The development of an illness and its transition into a more complex form contribute to the negative factors of the substance. Infectious rhinitis in rabbits is accompanied by some symptoms that occur within 3-5 days of infection. These include tears, sneezing, discharge from the nose. This form of the disease differs from the cold by the presence of such symptoms as general pet affliction, difficulty breathing, fever, the presence of whistles and wheezing during inhalation-exhalation.
  • In the long run, infectious rhinitis can progress to a severe form that provokes bronchitis, inflammation of the lungs, pleurisy, purulent pneumonia. If within 1-2 months there is no adequate treatment, a fatal outcome may occur.

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    Treatment and prevention of colds in rabbits

    Recovery of a rabbit directly depends on the state of the organism.

    Features of rhinitis in rabbits

    When it is detected in the focus of the disease, it is important to separate infected individuals from relatively healthy ones.

    When it is detected in the focus of the disease, it is important to separate infected individuals from relatively healthy ones. All the stuff that the pupils encountered, as well as the cell, should be thoroughly treated. If ill a small number of animals better to score. This is due to the fact that the probability of correction of weakened rabbits is low. In such cases, carcasses, other than the chest and other affected organs, can be consumed in food. Pooh's skinned pets are also allowed to use.

    If you decide to treat rhinitis in rabbits, you can resort to several methods:

  • Within 10-15 days, a suspension of furatsillin or a penicillin solution should be immersed in the animal's nose. The first is filled with boiling water, the second one is separated in a novocaine solution. Consumption of drugs - 10 drops per each nostril.
  • A simple biomicin and biomitsin with furalisodone are added to rabbits feed. After 7 days of treatment, sulfadimetoxin is administered within 5 days.
  • Two-time injections into muscle oxytetracycline / biomitsin.
  • Chlorine-turpentine inhalations that are carried out in a closed room with a detached exhaust system.
  • Adequate treatment allows rabbits to improve their health for 7 days. However, in the category fully recovered, it can be attributed only after 20 days, lived without signs of a pathological condition.


    To reduce the likelihood of domestic infectious diseases by rhinitis, simple preventive measures will help. Regularly( approximately 1 time every 7 days) it is worth surveying the livestock. It is worth paying attention to the paws, even if the outside of the rabbit looks healthy. Even with small comb, it's worth to be alarmed. It is important to monitor the conditions of keeping rabbits, preventing sharp temperature fluctuations, draft, contaminated air. It is necessary to maintain the immunity of animals, not to expose their stresses, to observe daily calorie intake during feeding. It is important not to allow even temporary moments of hunger and the lack of vitamins. Every 5 months you need to vaccinate animals.