International Rabbit Day is September 22

International Rabbit Day is a day to celebrate the joy that rabbits bring to our lives and to promote happy, healthy environments for pet rabbits.

This holiday is typically celebrated each year on the last Saturday or Sunday of September.

Did you know that, according to Petco, rabbits are the third most popular pet in the US, behind dogs and cats. Celebrate this special day with your pet rabbit. Learn a little more about him and how to properly care for him. Tips on raising a pet rabbit and setting up the right home for him can be found here

  • Perfecting Your Small Pet’s Home
  • More About Small Animals -

Hartz is celebrating this year by donating 9,984 pounds of our Vita-Mix Rabbit food to support the Wild Rose Rescue Ranch in Whitehouse, Texas. They are currently in the process of rescuing 1,000 rabbits from Canada.

To learn more about their rescue visit

Don’t have a pet rabbit? You can still celebrate. The House Rabbit Society is hosting celebrations throughout the US. To learn more visit