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2016 Year in Review

2016

Foster rabbits are saved through a mix of luck, love, and hard work. Here are stories of special rescues from 2016. Each rabbit touches our hearts.
Please donate to help us save rabbits in 2017. Every bit helps!

Titan is a big boy who needed help in a big way! He was rescued from [...]



2017 Rabbit Rescue Calendar

rabbit rescue calendar cover

The 2017 Rabbit Rescue calendars are here! Looking for a special gift for a rabbit lover in your life? Interested in supporting foster rabbits with your holiday shopping?
These calendars are only $12 and feature all rescue rabbits from the Missouri House Rabbit Society – St. Louis chapter. We sell out every year so don’t wait! [...]



2015 Year in Review

2015

Foster rabbits are saved through a mix of luck, love, and hard work. Here are stories of special rescues from 2015. Each rabbit touches our hearts.
Please donate to help us save rabbits in 2016. Every bit helps!

Did you know? Many of our rabbits live with us for a year or more before finding [...]



2016 Rabbit Rescue Calendar

rabbit rescue calendar cover

The 2016 Rabbit Rescue calendars are here! Looking for a special gift for a rabbit lover in your life? Interested in supporting foster rabbits with your holiday shopping?
These calendars are only $12 and feature all rescue rabbits from the Missouri House Rabbit Society – St. Louis chapter. We sell out every year so don’t wait! [...]



Happy International Rabbit Day!

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On International Rabbit Day, we think about the many ways that rabbits bring joy to our lives, and also the many ways in which they are harmed, by hunting, eating, medical experimentation, product testing, fur-farming, and living isolated lives in outdoor hutches.
House Rabbit Society’s mission states that “ALL rabbits are valuable as individuals, regardless of [...]



Whole Foods to end rabbit sales!

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After a year long campaign by rabbit lovers across the United States, Whole Foods has agreed to end the sale of rabbits. Learn more at the national House Rabbit Society.
Thank you to everyone who boycotted, protested, talked to store managers, shared this issue with friends, and otherwise worked on this campaign!
There is more work to [...]



Easter Chocolate Sale

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Who’s ready to sell delicious Easter Chocolate to help our foster rabbits?!
Easter this year is April 5, so order forms are due March 7. Once again, we will be working with Rescue Chocolates and Log Cabin Chocolates.
Each person selling really makes a difference! Please consider selling candy in 2015. Even if you only sell a [...]



World of Pets Expo – January 23-25

World of Pets Expo

Are your rabbits begging for new toys? Do you have a few hours to volunteer for the rabbits? Are you interested in adding a rabbit to your family? If you answered YES to any of these questions, then the World of Pets Expo is the event for you!
Maryland State Fairgrounds Timonium, MD January 23 [...]



2014 Year in Review

2014

We rescued 61 rabbits and found homes for 70. These rabbits come to us from far and wide, but they all need love and care.
Our rabbits depend on YOU! Adopters, donors, fosterers, and volunteers are all vital to save these rabbits.
Please donate to help us save even more rabbits in 2015. Every bit helps!

Chapin [...]



2015 Rabbit Rescue Calendar

rabbit rescue calendar cover

Want to get a jump start on your holiday shopping? Need more fluffy rabbit cuteness in your life?
We have just what you need! Buy a beautiful calendar that features all rescue rabbits and supports our work to save more rabbits.
Buy online through our website using PayPal or a credit card: We have sold out! Please [...]



Whole Foods Protest – Sunday, Aug 17

The rabbits need you!
What: Peaceful protest and education
Why: Whole Foods is selling rabbit meat in some of their stores. They claim that their customers are requesting this, so let’s show them how much business they will be losing from the rabbit-loving public.
Where: Silver Spring, MD Whole Foods at 833 Wayne Ave
When: Sunday, August 17th from [...]



Boycott (and protest!) Whole Foods

Calling all rabbit lovers! We are joining a boycott of Whole Foods over their sale of rabbit meat. Read more from House Rabbit Society.
Make your voice heard:

Protest in DC – Saturday, July 19th from noon to 1 PM – 2201 I St NW, Washington DC
Don’t shop at Whole Foods
Tell Whole Foods what you think [...]



Easter Chocolate Sale

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It’s that time of year when we sell delicious Easter Chocolate to help our foster buns! Easter this year is April 20!
This year we will be working with Rescue Chocolates and Log Cabin Chocolates.
The schedule is as follows:

Order forms for Rescue Chocolates are due March 17, 2014.
Order forms for Log Cabin Chocolates are due March [...]



World of Pets Expo – January 24th-26th – Starts today!! Booth 916

World of Pets Expo

Do you want to meet some foster rabbits? Are your rabbits begging for new toys? Do you have a few hours to volunteer for the rabbits?
If you answered YES to any of these questions, then the World of Pets Expo is the event for you!
Maryland State Fairgrounds
Timonium, MD
January 24 – 26, 2014
House Rabbit Society at [...]



2013 Year in Review

2013 sparkles

We rescued 52 rabbits this year including some truly special cases. Don’t miss their stories below! We found homes for 47 deserving rabbits.
None of this would be possible without YOU! Adopters, donors, fosterers, and volunteers are all vital to save these rabbits.
Please donate to help us save even more rabbits in 2014. Every bit helps!

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2014 Rabbit Rescue Calendar

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Do you still need a calendar? Are you looking for that perfect gift for the rabbit lover in your life?
The Rabbit Rescue 2014 calendar by the St. Louis chapter of the House Rabbit Society is available through our organization for only $12 ($6.00 shipping for one or two items).
Update 12/27/2013 – A few calendars are [...]



Buy candles, Support the rabbits!

Bunny Poo Candle

Country Rabbit Crafters will be donating a portion of profits from Bunny Poo Soy Candle (mango papaya scented) sales to the House Rabbit Society MD/DC/VA Chapter during August. They offer $7.50 flat rate shipping regardless of order size, so be sure to check out their other items, including rabbit shaped goat milk soap! All [...]



In Memoriam: Tinkerbelle

Tink and Jelly

Rest in peace, beautiful Tinkerbelle.
Our Chapter Manager, Kathleen, first spotted Tinkerbelle at the Humane Society of Baltimore County. Tinkerbelle was known as Shrek at that time and was overweight with a messy bottom. Rabbits like that are often overlooked by potential adopters, but we find the rabbits will quickly turn around in a more stable fostering [...]



16th Annual Easter Candy Sale

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It’s time for the 16th annual House Rabbit Society Easter candy sale!!
I know, I know, you haven’t even bought your Valentine’s Day chocolate yet so it’s hard to think about the Easter Bunny hopping down the bunny trail. Easter this year is March 31st! We will need candy orders back by March 1st [...]



World of Pets Expo – January 25th – 27th

World of Pets Expo

Local Event this weekend: Join us in Timonium, Maryland at the State Fairgrounds for the 12th Annual World of Pets Expo!

Purchase supplies,
meet foster rabbits, and
get your rabbit care questions answered by House Rabbit Society volunteers.

Learn more about this great event at http://www.worldofpets.org/
The event kicks off at 2:30 PM on Friday, January 25th [...]