No – Rabbits should not be fed corn.
Why can’t rabbits eat corn?
There are number of reasons why rabbits cannot eat corn. Some of the main reasons are listed below:
- Corn kernels and hairs can irritate their digestive tracts causing decreased motility or stopping food from passing through their digestive tract. This can then make your bunny very ill and if not treated cause death.
- Corn is high in carbohydrates and sugar causing obesity.
No – Canned corn contains preservatives and should not be fed to your rabbit.
Corn husks are the green leaves surrounding the corn.
Yes – If cleaned thoroughly of pesticides, dirt, corn hair and under careful supervision they may eat corn husks.