Rabbit owners warned over deadly virus sweeping country

Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Rabbit owners are being warned to protect their pets against a little known virus that has swept across the country.

Jane Mason lost 12 of her pets to the virus Credit: ITV Yorkshire

Jane Mason lost twelve of her pets to Rabbit hemorrhagic disease varient two, which causes sudden death in both wild and domestic animals.

The only way to prevent it, is to get rabbits vaccinated.

  • Jane Mason, rabbit owner and Dr Ben Lord, Veterinarian