Can Rabbits Eat Guava? Here’s Why.

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A person holding two slices of guava. Can rabbits eat guava

Last Updated on August 23, 2021 by Rei

Guava is safe to be eaten by rabbits as long as your rabbit is old enough(7 months old), and you only give it in moderation or 2 times per week.

The only way guava would harm your rabbits is when you feed your rabbits large amounts of guava in lieu of hay or when you feed it to young rabbits whose gut is sensitive to sugar.

Now that I’ve given you the gist of the article, read on as I explain in more details why rabbits can eat guava:

Would rabbits intentionally eat guava?

Yes, your rabbits would intentionally eat guava if you give them some. Guava contains sugar, and as we know, rabbits love sugar.

We’ve also asked a few rabbit owners about this and all of those who have guava in their country reported seeing their rabbits eating guava.

Is guava safe to be eaten by rabbits?

Yes, guava is safe to be eaten by rabbits as long as your rabbits are old enough(7 months old) and you only give it in small amounts 2 times per week.

What are the benefits of feeding guava to rabbits?

Two raw guava


Guava contains small amounts of vitamins A, E, and B6. It also contains small amounts of protein and fiber.

In order for you to properly understand the benefits of feeding guava to your rabbits, you can use the nutrient constrain calculator for rabbits to see how much and what nutrients your rabbit is getting and whether or not the amount your giving is within the nutrient constrain:

Nutrient Constrain Calculator For Rabbits