Rabbits. They are cute, they are cuddly - they make great animated characters. However, are they really suitable as pets? examines the arguments for and against.
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Rabbits, domestic or wild, are not designed to become pets for humans. After working in the animal charity sector for several years, I came across many cases of rabbits living in appalling conditions and leading a miserable life. The truth is that many people do see rabbits as an easy option when it comes to choosing a pet.