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Table 5 Percentage of respondents reporting feeding each of thirteen foodstuffs at differing frequencies

From: The current state of welfare, housing and husbandry of the English pet rabbit population

  Percentage of those responding reporting to feed with each frequency
  Never Occasionally Once a week More than once a week Daily Several times a day Constant access
Commercial rabbit mix (cereal pieces of different shapes and colours) 60.0 5.7 0.5 1.3 23.4 1.8 7.3
Pellet feed (pieces all same shape and colour) 17.6 5.5 0.3 2.5 47.4 8.9 17.8
Green vegetables e.g. cabbage, broccoli 5.1 7.5 7.0 22.7 46.9 7.9 3.0
Salad e.g. lettuce 57.2 15.7 6.5 10.3 7.8 1.5 1.1
Garden/wild plants e.g. dandelions, brambles 13.0 28.7 7.9 20.4 22.1 1.9 6.0
Grass freshly picked or growing 14.8 20.4 7.0 16.4 29.2 2.1 10.1
Root vegetables e.g. carrots 4.3 13.5 9.0 31.0 36.6 3.4 2.2
Grass clippings 77.3 14.6 1.9 2.6 2.2 0.4 1.1
Hay/dried grass 1.7 2.1 2.3 4.5 23.5 1.3 64.6
Fruit e.g. apples, pears 17.9 34.7 11.6 20.2 13.3 1.0 1.2
Rabbit treats 23.6 41.8 9.9 11.4 11.7 0.9 0.6
Gnawing blocks 8.7 16.6 4.2 5.3 9.7 0.6 54.9
Other 80.0 7.3 2.7 3.4 5.2 1.0 0.5