You can vaccinate your rabbit from 5 weeks of age against Myxomatosis and Viral Haemorrhagic Disease.
This vaccine requires just one injection and gives your rabbit protection for 12 months.
Myxomatosis is a potentially lethal disease that can affect all rabbits, both domestic pet rabbits and wild rabbits. Vaccination is strongly recommended
When having the vaccination your rabbit will also have a medical assessment.
Rabbit Vaccinations FAQs
Do house rabbits need to be vaccinated?
Vaccinations are essential for providing your rabbit with adequate protection from life-threatening and debilitating diseases such as viral haemorrhagic disease (VHD 1 and 2) and myxomatosis.
How often do rabbits need to be vaccinated?
We recommend that rabbits are vaccinated every 12 months to protect them against potentially fatal diseases.
Do rabbits need to go to the vet?
To ensure your rabbit is kept happy and healthy, we recommend annual check-ups, as well as consults if you’re worried about your rabbit’s health. Rabbits are vulnerable to infectious diseases and illnesses one example is dental disease, which can cause a wide range of problems for your pet. We would advise you on vaccinations as well as external and internal parasite prevention.