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Table 4 Percentage of respondents reporting handling (by various) people, health checking and grooming at differing frequencies

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

  N Never Less than once a month Approx monthly Approx weekly Most days Daily
Picked up and handled by respondent 1246 2.2 6.7 5.6 18.0 21.3 46.3
Picked up and handled by other adults 1239 24.1 15.1 9.6 20.0 15.3 16.0
Picked up and handled by children under 10 1241 72.0 9.2 3.5 7.4 3.2 4.8
Picked up and handled by children 11-18 1241 65.7 7.2 4.8 8.5 5.4 8.5
Groomed 1243 23.9 15.2 17.5 26.6 93 7.6
Inspected to check the length of nails 1242 5.3 12.9 32.4 35.4 7.5 6.4
Inspected to check the length of teeth 1232 11.5 25.4 29.6 26.3 3.9 3.9