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Abandoned rabbits on the rise in Brooklyn

Animal shelters say domestic rabbits aren't able to

Animal shelters say domestic rabbits aren't able to fend for themselves in the wild. (March 27, 2014 5:16 PM)

Animal shelters say the number of abandoned rabbits in Brooklyn is increasing, and advocates are urging pet owners to not leave their unwanted bunnies outside.

Shelter volunteers say rabbits are the third most commonly abandoned animal. They always see the number rise around Easter, when people leave unwanted Easter gifts in the park.

Dr. Jill Caruso, a veterinarian at the Faithful Friends...

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