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Can Rabbits Eat Limes?

Can Rabbits Eat Limes

Limes are a round citrus fruit that is green in color and usually has a diameter of roughly 3 – 6 cm.

This fruit grows on a citrus tree and usually have a very acidic and sour pulp which is great for fruit drinks.

Some of the things limes can be used to make include the famous key lime pie, fruit drinks and other various desserts.

There are many different species of limes including: Key lime, Persian lime, kaffir lime and desert lime.

So can rabbits eat limes safely at all?

No, they are not recommended for rabbits to eat at all because they have a lot of sugar and acidic content.

In addition limes do not have any nutritional value (source) for rabbits and therefore aren’t ideal for their health.

It should be safe for a rabbit to nibble on a lime by accident or once or twice but you shouldn’t go out of your way to feed them limes.

Additionally it is not likely that rabbits will enjoy limes anyways because of the sour taste.

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Can Rabbits Eat Guava?

Can Rabbits Eat Guava

With tough dark leaves is the tropical fruit of Guava.

Its scientific name is Psidium guajava and is more commonly known as lemon guava or just guava.

This tropical fruit grows on small trees that are native to Mexico, Central America and Northern South America.

There are other versions of this fruit such as the “pineapple guava” but it is a different species and shouldn’t be confused as being the same as guava.

So can rabbits eat guava at all?

Yes, but only a few small segments a week at most.

The reason being is that this fruit contains a lot of sugar and is a bit acidic as well. It also has some calcium and a whole bunch of phosphorus content.

If you were to give your rabbit anymore then a little guava you would make them sick and give them an upset stomach.

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Can Rabbits Eat Dates?

Can Rabbits Eat Dates

Dates come the Greek word for finger which is daktylos.

This fruit is oval in shape and also cylindrical. They usually measure between 3 to 7 cm in length and 2 – 3 cm in diameter.

From bright red to bright yellow is the color a rip date can be.

Also within each date is a single stone that is roughly 2 to 2.5 cm long and 6 to 8 mm thick.

So can rabbits eat dates at all?

No, they cannot eat dates at all because there is too much sugar and fat within dates.

Additionally there is a little calcium and a lot of phosphorus content which is not good for rabbits to eat.

Dates are just overall too sweet for rabbit and therefore would cause rabbits to have an upset stomach and possibly other health issues.

Therefore avoid feeding dates to your rabbit as it isn’t good for their health.

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Can Rabbits Eat Blueberries?

Can Rabbits Eat Blueberries

Blueberries are a wonderful sweet fruit that is often eaten fresh as a dessert but also in baked goods.

All around the world blueberries are a delicacy and enjoyed by many.

So can rabbits eat blueberries at all and if they can how much?

Before we can answer that question we need to take a deeper look at the nutritional data of this fruit. In particular we need to look at the fat, sugar, protein, calcium, acidic and phosphorous content.

Energy 240 kJ (57 kcal)
Carbohydrates 14.49 g
– Sugars 9.96 g
– Dietary fiber 2.4 g
Fat 0.33 g
Protein 0.74 g
Vitamin A 54 IU
– beta-carotene 32 μg (0%)
– lutein and zeaxanthin 80 μg
Thiamine (vit. B1) 0.037 mg (3%)
Riboflavin (vit. B2) 0.041 mg (3%)
Niacin (vit. B3) 0.418 mg (3%)
Pantothenic acid (B5) 0.124 mg (2%)
Vitamin B6 0.052 mg (4%)
Folate (vit. B9) 6 μg (2%)
Vitamin C 9.7 mg (12%)
Vitamin E 0.57 mg (4%)
Vitamin K 19.3 μg (18%)
Calcium 6 mg (1%)
Iron 0.28 mg (2%)
Magnesium 6 mg (2%)
Manganese 0.336 mg (16%)
Phosphorus 12 mg (2%)
Potassium 77 mg (2%)
Sodium 1 mg (0%)
Zinc 0.16 mg (2%)

As you can see from the data above blueberries are quiet sweet and contain a lot of sugar and have a hint of fat, calcium and phosphorous content.

They also have a little acidic content.

So yes rabbits can eat blueberries but only a small amount at most once a week.

Blueberries are not the ideal fruit for rabbits as they are too high in sugar content.

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Types Of Bearded Dragons – Types, Colors And Species

There are many different types of bearded dragons. They come in a variety of colors and sizes.

The variations of these bearded dragons comes from the fact that two or more different ones are brought together and breed in other to create ones with desired traits and characteristics.

In order to better understand the many types of bearded dragons here is a breakdown for you of the different kinds so you know before you purchase one.

Normal – this is when two bearded dragons with different traits breed together to product offspring.

Hypo – this is when you breed bearded dragons that have hypomelanism traits. These types of bearded dragons normally will have less dark skin, eyes, and nails.  Overall the offspring will be lighter in color.

Trans – This is when bearded dragons who have translucent traits are breed together. Their skin will appears see-through or translucent. Additionally you can tell if a bearded dragon is a trans because of their black eyes.

Hypo Trans  – this is a mixture of a trans and hypo bearded dragon. This is when you mate a slightly translucent/transparent skin dragon with a dragon that lacks dark colors.

Het Hypo – This is a bearded dragon that has the hypomelanism trait but you cannot tell visually. This occurs because of which bearded dragon it mates with.

Het Trans – When a bearded dragon carries the translucent traits but you cannot see it visually. Some offspring will show the trans traits and some will not and this is how a het trans bearded dragon is created.

Double Het – A bearded dragon that has both the translucent skin and hypomelanism traits but doesn’t display them visually.  It is possible for these bearded dragons to not show the traits they are born with.

Hypo Het Trans – They carry but don’t display the translucent traits but also show the hypomelanism trait.

Trans Het Hypo  Bearded dragons that don’t display but carry the hypomelanism trait and show the translucent trait.

Types Of Bearded Dragons

  • German Giant Bearded Dragon
  • Leatherback Bearded Dragon
  • Silkback Bearded Dragon

Bearded Dragon Colors

Red Bearded Dragons

  • Ruby red bearded dragon
  • Red bearded dragon
  • Blood-red bearded dragon

Here are some bearded dragons that have a mix of red with other colors:

  • Sunburst bearded dragon
  • Sandfire red bearded dragon
  • Tangerine bearded dragon
  • Orange bearded dragon
  • Citrus tiger bearded dragon

Yellow Bearded Dragons

  • Citrus bearded dragon
  • Yellow bearded dragon
  • Lemon fire bearded dragon
  • Gold bearded dargon
  • Sandfire gold bearded dragon

Here are a few of them that have a mix of yellow and other colors:

  • Orange bearded dragon
  • Tangerine bearded dragon
  • Sandfire red bearded dragon
  • Sunburst bearded dragon
  • Citrus tiger bearded dragon

White Bearded Dragons

  • Snow bearded dragon
  • Albino bearded dragon

Standard Colors

The standard colors you will see in a bearded dragon include: red, tan, yellow, and green mixes.

Bearded Dragon Species

  • Pogona Barbata
  • Pogona Minor Minor
  • Pogona Microlepidota
  • Pogona Henrylawsoni
  • Pogona Vitticeps
  • Pogona Minor Mitchelli
  • Pogona Nullarbor