Shelly
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Shelly asked in PetsOther - Pets · 10 years ago

why does my bunny smell?

I have a mini rex female she not sure of her age at the moment. but she is starting to give off a strong odor kinda reminds me of dirty socks, she is clean and so is her litter and cage. its is in fact coming from her. I am wondering if it is because her sent glands need cleaning?

thank you

Update:

thats what i thought, ill be in the vet today for a lizard and see if they can do it thank you.

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  • 10 years ago
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    It sounds like her scent glands need a good cleaning. Mind you, if you haven't done this before, breathe through your mouth! The smell if absolutely rancid.

    It needs to be done though, but check her scent glands.

    Source(s): Lots of experience with rabbits. Currently own 4.
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