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BINKYBUNNY FORUMS > DIET & CARE > call me paranoid
Last Post by kimberleyanddarren at 4/01/2008 9:00 AM (5 Replies)
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User is Offline bunnytowne
florida
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3/31/2008 7:33 AM

I have gotten the yesterdays news for Feda I stil use Aspen for Cotton I am probably silly for being leary of using it for cotton I am afraid he will eat some and it will puff up in his stomache and not pass. an I being silly for thinking this way?

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User is Offline LittlePuffyTail
New Brunswick, Canada
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3/31/2008 1:14 PM
When I brought my bunny Bean home (who is no longer with me ) I was worried about him too because he was used to pine shavings and was nibbling at the Yesterdays news but he ate a couple of pieces and I would see he really didn't like the taste because half of the crumbled stuff he would spit out and I never had a problem. I think as long as they have lots of other "good" stuff to eat he will be okay. Hay probably tastes much yummier!
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User is Offline Scarlet_Rose
Colorado
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3/31/2008 2:09 PM
I think you'll be fine, especially if you place some hay on top of the litter (just a thin layer) as bunnies like to go potty and eat at the same time, plus it helps to keep their fur drier too from the wet litter until it gest absorbed.

User is Offline bunnytowne
florida
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3/31/2008 2:41 PM

ok thanks you 2  and little fluffy tail our bunny h ugger friend you bun is gorgeous thing pretty  harlequin love the color they are very mellow too from what I hear. and I will try yesterdays news cuz the pet store near me doesn't have big enuf bags of aspen which cotton is used to. am using yesterdays news for feda she is used to it. i can try switching gradually and feel safe. hopefully he won't like the taste. like you said on your posts thank you both

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User is Offline welshs
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3/31/2008 5:13 PM

rabbits chewing on bedding isn't a problem.  aspen bedding is really good for buns.  it sounds like he is bored. what i woudl do is just stuff a bunch of hay in his cage.  he will nibble ont hat instead.   if you stuff it inside toilet paper cardboard roll, he will play with that quite a bit and will be less bored.


User is Offline kimberleyanddarren
Birmingham, UK
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4/01/2008 9:00 AM
it should be fine, the makers of bunny litter know they will try to eat some so it should be fine!

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