You will need
- Basin (basin), thermometer, food (any one they like animal), double trap (sponge), bath towel (at least 5 pieces).
Prepare a basin of water. The water temperature should be 38-40 degrees. If you make the water colder, a rabbit may freeze and catch a cold. This is unacceptable, because catarrhal diseases of these animals is almost not treated.
Give the rabbit carrots, cabbage or other foods that he especially likes. Stroke its coat in the direction of its growth. This way you will calm the pet.
Remember that during water procedures, you cannot use any detergents as they will affect the balance of the fur of the rabbit. Instead, you can use a sponge, a Terry mitten or just to wash the animal with his hands.
Place rabbit in a bowl or tub with water to the desired temperature, Pat gently pour some water. RUB your hands all dirty places on the dog's fur, avoiding the eye area and ears. Watering of eyes and ears is strictly forbidden, as this will provoke the emergence of otitis media that decorative rabbits not treated.
When rinsing the rabbit water it is important not to use the shower. Better if there will be a container of warm, clear water. Carefully remove rabbit from water and cover it with a towel. After the towel gets wet, it must change and continue to wipe the rabbit to do as the drying of pet. Completely dry animal put on the floor, again treat with food and stroke. You need to sweet talk with the animal, so it is not offended. Decorative rabbits are very clean and rarely get dirty, but if the need arose in washing them, it is better to do it with the least harm to the psyche of the animal.
In any case, do not accelerate drying with the help of household appliances scare the decorative Bunny and will adversely affect his nervous system.
Any manipulation of the water is stressful for the animal. Psychologically rabbit perceives such procedures as the application of grievances and maybe long afterwards to Express their dissatisfaction to the owner.