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Ohio House Rabbit Rescue in Columbus, Ohio was founded in 2009 and provides temporary housing and care for 25-30 rabbits at a time. Each year in Central Ohio alone, over 900 rabbits are surrendered at animal shelters or rescues that are already at full capacity. Rabbits not placed in a shelter are frequently released outdoors, which is a death sentence for the fragile prey animal.
Ohio House Rabbit Rescue's mission has four parts:
Thinking about adopting a lucky rabbit from Ohio House Rabbit Rescue? Keep reading below for more information on their adoption process and fees.
Looking to add a fluffy bunny (or two!) to your home? Here’s Ohio House Rabbit Rescue’s simple adoption process:
Adoption fees at Ohio House Rabbit Rescue are as follows:
Your adoption fee covers spay/neuter surgery and helps Ohio House Rabbit Rescue partially cover the costs they incur saving the lives of countless rabbits each year.
Our writing team is hard at work researching this shelter's adoption process and fees, so this page will be updated soon!
In the meantime, here's some nice-to-know info that applies to nearly every animal shelter, humane society, and rescue.
Because shelter dogs are full of love!
Is it because they know you saved them and love you harder for it?
I can't say for certain, but yes.
Jokes aside, there are three things all shelter dogs need to thrive in their new home:
Older shelter dogs, generally 1+ years old, may have experienced a lot of trauma, which often results in one of 8 common behavioral issues:
These issues are correctable! Your dog isn't broken, they're just damaged. You can fix them with enough love, patience, and a good training plan.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, finding good dog trainers can be hard. Like everything else, dog training is moving only. but there are great online dog trainers that are proven to work and can help get your new pup on the right path.
You can learn a lot about an animal welfare organization just by looking at their name.
Adoption processes vary drastically from organization to organization, but here are some general tips that apply in most instances. Note that we'll use the term "shelters" here for simplicity but it includes all types of rescue organizations.
If you have any questions about adopting an animal (what you'll need, what to expect, etc.) feel free to contact the PetLists team!
If you're looking to adopt a new dog, our Dog Adoption Guide is a must-read. It has everything you need to know about bringing a shelter dog home:
And we're adding new guides all the time.