Care of Senior or Geriatric Domestic Rabbits

The objective of this educational resource is to empower owners on how to best care for senior or geriatric pet rabbits. The reader will learn how to ensure common geriatric conditions do not become a welfare concern for their pet. The goal is not to “cure” but rather manage geriatric diseases, such as cataracts, arthritis, and even cognitive decline.

Geriatric Rabbit Page 1

Download the PDF version (American English) or PDF (British English version) of this client education handout, or modify the DOCX version (American English) or DOCX (British English) for your veterinary hospital.


To cite this page:

McMenamin C. Care of senior or geriatric domestic rabbits. LafeberVet web site. September 22, 2022. Available at