HARRISBURG (KDKA) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission cautioned people not to disturb baby bunnies if they find them in their backyards.
According to the Pennsylvania Game Commission, it is very common to find baby bunnies or a bunny nest in your own backyard around this time of year. Bunny mothers will sometimes leave their babies unattended, but that does not mean humans should necessarily interfere, the game commission said. The only time that may be appropriate is if the baby bunny appears to be injured.READ MORE: City Council Honors Retiring Pittsburgh Police Commander Karen Dixon
Their guidance is to leave the baby bunnies alone in most cases as their mothers will take care of their wellbeing.READ MORE: COVID-19 In West Virginia: Gov. Justice To Lift Indoor Gathering Limits At Bars, Most Businesses
During this time of the year, it is not uncommon to find baby bunnies, called kits, or a bunny nest in your backyard….MORE NEWS: Gov. Tom Wolf Says 'There Is A Light At The End Of The Tunnel' 1 Year After Pennsylvania's First COVID-19 Cases