Knowing a wild rabbit's diet is essential if you are going to play nature's nursemaid. A rabbit's diet is an interesting mix of dried grasses, hay, and vegetables.
- Hay: Timothy, oat, wheat, alfalfa, clover
- Vegetables: Turnip greens, collard greens, spinach, beets, sprouts, carrots, watercress and parsley
There are several species of wild rabbits—most are named cottontail rabbits. They live across most of North America. Cottontails like to reside at the edges of open areas. In fact, they are seldom found in dense forests or open grassland.
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