These rabbits are currently available through New Mexico House Rabbit Society:
I'm Keets (the one with floppy ears) and my bun-wife is Petra. We've been in a committed relationship for several wonderful years. We're having to move on from our previous home, due to some unforeseen circumstances. We're sad but looking forward to new horizons.
We're looking for a loving human (or humans) with an open mind to taking on a couple, in a no-frills apartment or house.
Ideally we'd have a kennel to share, and more free range access to the home when the humans are around. We're really social, enjoy listening to good conversation, and would like to be able to nudge a foot or nibble a sleeve in return for a head petting or small piece of banana.
We're pretty health minded, don't drink alcohol or smoke and eat mostly hay, pellets and fresh greens. We're vegetarian, but we don't judge.
A home with fresh cilantro not essential, but is a plus.
Must love pets.
Hope to hear from you!
Can you help Petra and Keets find their perfect roommate? This bonded pair would be a wonderful addition to your home; loving, patient and fun. Can you be the next chapter in their life long romance? Contact us to find out more.
May however, is only now learning why humans can be awesome too. Surrendered to the Albuquerque shelter with a Walton's sized brood, her first home had become overrun with bunnies and she hadn't received much attention. Now however she's figuring it out. If she becomes familiar with you, and when she realises it's actually all about her, she will show true affection.
She will sit on the couch next to you with her head in your lap while you pet her. If you stop petting her, she will nudge your hand and tug on your pocket until you start petting her again. She is good at being picked up and getting better every day at being carried around. She likes to exercise by throwing her food bowl around, perhaps to be noticed since her toilet habits are so discreet.
Is your home or apartment entirely furnished in white? This could be the bun for you!
***May is currently being fostered for the Albuquerque East Side Animal Shelter, but you can register your interest with her foster carer by emailing KirstinBTyler@gmail.com***
Because of this, she did not get a lot of love and attention. Now she needs a few minutes with you before she warms up. However, once she comes out of her shell she is very friendly. She can often be found sprawled out casually. She is good at being picked up and getting better every day at being carried around.
She is a measured young lady and enjoys all her green equally. Her litter box skills are great and she's been spayed.
Can you offer a permanent, loving home where Hadley gets to feel special every day?
***Hadley is currently being fostered for the Albuquerque East Side Animal Shelter, but you can register your interest with her foster carer by emailing KirstinBTyler@gmail.com***
He has a perpetual worried expression on his face but that never stops him from having fun. He enjoys running around, exploring everything he can, and digging through packing paper.
He can often be found sitting with all of his paws in a straight line. He is very happy to greet you and will let you pick him up but once you're holding him he gets very nervous and squirms until you put him down. He may even try to leap out of your hands, so for his safety, don't plan on picking him up. He has quite possibly the best set of whiskers in the history of rabbits. His motto is "You can't spell 'mischief' without 'Chef.'"
He has near perfect litter box skills and enjoys cucumber and parsley. He will not eat cilantro, and remains secretive about why not.
He could be an only bunny, but due to his complex character we'd recommend a person with rabbit experience.
***Chef is currently being fostered for the Albuquerque East Side Animal Shelter, but you can register your interest with his foster carer by emailing KirstinBTyler@gmail.com***
When the full moon is bright
Comes the horseman known as Zorro!
This bold renegade
Carves a "Z" with his blade
The "Z" that stands for "Zorro!"
Avast all wrong do-ers! This gentle, young bun offers himself as your loyal guardian.
Part of an unwanted litter, Zorro arrived at the Albuquerque East side shelter at only four or five weeks old, with about twelve brothers and sisters. He was immediately fostered but perhaps finds himself overcompensating and having to act the parent with his siblings.
As a type-A rabbit, he is skeptical to change and will tattle on his brothers and sisters if they're doing something they're not supposed to. It's not uncommon to find Zorro thumping for seemingly no reason - but only when you're not looking. He prefers to stay among the shadows unseen but usually lets his curiosity get the better of him enough to come say "hello."
He loves to chew on cardboard and will work very hard on turning a box into a pile of confetti. He particularly enjoys dandelion greens, cilantro, and collard greens. His litterbox skills get an eight out ten but he's still learning.
This very sweet boy needs a quiet home.
***Zorro is currently being fostered for the Albuquerque East Side Animal Shelter, but you can register your interest with his foster carer by emailing KirstinBTyler@gmail.com***
This is DJ, a mixed breed bunny rabbit and (more importantly) an aspiring New Mexican mountaineer.
Perhaps inspired by the Sandias, this boy is an energetic climber. He'd like to get a really good view.. no, no, a bit higher, yes, right up there.
He will attempt to ascend walls, blinds, his kennel... He will climb up to the window sill, through the blinds, to sit on the window ledge.
He's energetic, curious, and funny. He is very social and absolutely loves getting pet on the head. If you've ever wanted the spirit of a puppy in the body of a rabbit then DJ is what you're looking for.
He's about seven months old right now and has been in foster since early August from the Albuquerque shelter.
He'll be medium sized when adult.
He has good litter box skills which are improving daily. His favourite treats are carrot and cucumber.
Need a little more excitement in your life? This one will keep you busy. Can you offer patient supervision and an assault course of furniture challenges?
***DJ is currently being fostered for the Albuquerque East Side Animal Shelter, but you can register your interest with his foster carer by emailing KirstinBTyler@gmail.com***
To find out more, please call 505-435-9916 or email Criss Starr.
Note: House Rabbit Society does not take in rabbits directly from the public. We only take in rabbits directly from shelters. For information about finding a home for your rabbit, please visit here