Can a rabbit eat avocado?

Never feed rabbits avocado as it can be deadly!

Can a rabbit eat avocado?

Why can’t I feed rabbits avocado?

What you find on this page:

Although avocado can make a tasty and nutritional snack for humans it is deadly to rabbits. Avocado contains high concentrations of persin resulting in breathing difficulties, cardiac arrhythmia or even death.

FAQ’s

What should I do if my rabbit has consumed avocado?

Contact your veterinarian or animal poison control center as soon as possible for advice.

What is persin?

Persin is a fungus-based toxin and can cause death to rabbits.

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