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We have been asked by several breeders on which medications are safe for rabbits and health
protocols we use in our rabbitry.  We have compiled a list of health tips and medications
that maybe helpful in your rabbitry:)!

Terramyacin Eye Ointment-to treat weepy eye, apply meds 2-3 times a day until resolved

Ofloxacin Opthalmic Solution 0.3%-to treat weepy eye (for white rabbits due to non-staining of fur/wool) apply 1-2 drops of meds 2-3 times a day until resolved

Terramyacin powder-antibiotics that are safe for rabbits, 1tsp to 1 gallon of water for 3-5 days (may have changed names to Duramyacin)


Mineral oil-for wool/fur block 0.2ml (TB syringe) once daily for 3 days

1.87% Ivomec(horse wormer)-pea size amount orally twice a year treats ear/fur mites,intestinal parasites

Ivomec - 1% Solution for cattle-1/10cc per pound of body weight, orally to treat fur mites, internal parasites, repeat in 10 days

Piperzine liquid-follow directions on the bottle (4 drops per pound orally) twice a year, treats intestinal parasites

LIQUID pyrantil pamoate (Nemex-2)-give the same amount per pound, as is used for dogs. It is very safe:)  for treating intestinal parasites

Revolution-9mg/lb of rabbit, place correct amount of the product between the rabbits shoulder blades, part the fur and squeeze medicine at base of fur on the skin to treat fleas.

Timothy hay-should be given once a week or everyday if molting 

Hydrogen peroxide-spray coat and feet to remove urine stains-USE ONLY ON WHITE RABBITS

CLEAN 'N GROOM-Great Coat cleaner, removes Dirt and Stains from Bunny Rabbit .com

1c Vinegar & 2tbl listerine-spray coat and feet to remove urine stains-can be used on COLORED RABBITS

Bag Balm-used for sore hocks or wounds, apply to affected area 2-3 times daily until resolved 

Hemorrhoid ointment-used for sore hocks, apply to affected foot twice daily until resolved

Bounce Back-1 to 2 tbl per gallon of water for shows OR 1tbl per 1/2c of warm water for diarrhea, not eating or in times of stress 

Probios-pea size amount orally twice daily for diarrhea 

Penicillin G Procaine ointment-to treat vent disease, apply on genitals twice daily for 3-5 days 

Penicillin G Procaine Injectable-to treat vent disease, 0.1ml orally or 0.3ml SQ, repeat in 10days 

OXY-GEN-give 1/4 to 1/2 ounce over the food for 3 days to stimulate older does to have a more abundant litter 

NUTRI-CAL-give a pea size amount orally 2-3 times daily for rabbits that are underweight or to stimulate appetite 

Craisins-to treat urinary tract infections and rabbits prone to hutch burn

Oxytocin injectable-0.1to 0.2ml (TB syringe) IM on the 30th day repeat on the 31st day to induce labor OR dose can be used for stuck kits 

RABBIT-MYCIN-to treat Snuffles, Sinus infections or Colds place 2 drops in each nostril twice a day for 3 days out of 6 

Vet-RX-to treat Upper Respiratory Infections, colds or Snuffles. Place 2 drops in each nostril OR 8 drops per gallon of water until symptoms are resolved

Calf Manna-for under weight rabbits, place 1 tsp over the feed until desired weight is achieved OR for under weight Does while nursing

Sweet PDZ-in Granular form, sprinkle a small amount in the bottom of cage trays to eliminate ammonia odor and absorbs moisture. We also use it for our carriers when we go to shows:)!

Equine Fresh-Pine pellets instead of pine shaving, NO DUST and a little bit goes a long way.  It also cuts down on the ammonia smell:)

Apple cider Vinegar-2 tbl in 1 gallon of water to promote breeding in bucks and does.  Also is a natural pro bios

Pineapple Juice-orally to promote eating


**Above medicine protocol has worked in our rabbitry.  If you are using our protocol, we are not liable for any medical issue that may arise and you are using the above treatments at your own risk.  Medicine doses are for 3-4 pound rabbits.

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