Turf & Rec

Freed non-native rabbits wreaking havoc on lawns

July 10, 2019
By Mike Jiggens

July 11, 2019 – A pair of non-native rabbits free-living in the environment as abandoned pets have multiplied significantly, and the family is destroying lawns in a two-block neighbourhood of Parksville, B.C., one disgruntled neighbour claims. Attempts to find answers from various agencies about how to deal with the rabbits have proved futile.