58 Easy DIY Rabbit Hutch Plans to Get You Started Keeping Rabbits – 100% FREE

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Rabbits make great pets, and they are also a reliable source of meat. Keeping them is easier than many other animals as they require little space and food.

Like any other animal, rabbits also need a safe and comfortable home. And so to start keeping them, you will need a rabbit hutch.

While it is possible to get readymade rabbit hutches, they are in most cases too pricey and do not always suit the size or dimensions of your space.

The best alternative when it comes to the rabbit hutch is making one at home. Building a DIY rabbit hutch does not require a lot of resources and will also take little of your time.

If you are planning on building rabbit cages, you are just in the right place. I have gathered several and different design rabbit hutch plans that will make the construction easy for you. 

Check out the DIY plans below and choose one that you can build. 

I keep a list of other free poultry and pet houses too, such as ones that show you how to make a birdhouse, dog house, chicken coop, chicken tractor, guinea pig cage, duck house, cat tree.

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1. DIY Suspended Rabbit Hutch

DIY Suspended Rabbit Hutch

There are many rabbit cage plans that you can make for your bunnies, but this one ranks among the easiest. It also does not use a lot of material and only takes a day or even a few hours to make.

This 6-foot long rabbit hutch will require you to use a lot of wire mesh, and so you will need some heavy duty wire cutters and safety gloves. The tutorial provides complete lists of all the tools and materials.

There are some steps by step directions on how to make the rabbit hutch and hang it.And the few drawings should help you figure out the dimensions.

2. Easy Indoor Rabbit Cage

Easy Indoor Rabbit Cage

If you prefer to keep your bunnies indoors here is a tutorial from Instructables that will help you make a simple and inexpensive cage.

This DIY rabbit cage will cost less than $100 to build, and you can do it in 7-easy steps in just one afternoon.

The tutorial provides clear instructions on how to make the 24x30-inch cage, and there is also a detailed list of all the materials. 

3. Simple Homemade Rabbit Cage 

Simple Homemade Rabbit Cage

The basic design of this rabbit cage means that anyone with some rabbit wire, a few sheets of 8-foot tin for roofing and some lumber can build it.

Depending on the size that you want to build you can finish this rabbit cage in just one weekend. And the tutorial provides some simple instructions on how to make the doors, roof, and finishing.

This Survival Boards article also contains a video to make the project easy to implement.

4. 15-Step Rabbit Hutch from Mesh and Plywood

15-Step Rabbit Hutch from Mesh and Plywood

If you have some leftover plywood from another project and some wire mesh, this tutorial explains how you can use them to make a cage for your rabbits.

The plan provides 15 easy steps for making the cage, and you will not need any special tools or skills. This rabbit cage can house about 2 rabbits, and it only takes a few hours to finish.

There are a few pictures on this tutorial, but the simple step by step instructions should just be enough.

5. PVC Homemade Rabbit Cage

PVC Homemade Rabbit Cage

PVC can make building rabbit cages simple, fast and inexpensive. This particular project provides a plan on how you can create an 8-foot long PVC frame to hold up to 6 rabbit cages.

The BeSurvival article provides some full materials, tools, and cutting list to get you started. And most of the things on the lists are either cheap, or you already have them at home. And so this homemade rabbit cage is quite inexpensive to build.

For the construction, you will get some short and easy-to-follow directions that the tutorial divides into steps to make them easy to follow.

6. The 2-Story Rabbit Hutch

The 2-Story Rabbit Hutch

Ana White provides these indoor rabbit hutch plans to help you make a comfortable home for your pet Easter bunnies.

These rabbit hutch plans are for a 2-story wooden house and will take under $150 to make.

Although the article does not have the actual plans, there is a picture of the finished hutch and a breakdown of the cost. Ana White also provides links to the PDF plans and also to the blog with the complete two story rabbit hutch plans.

7. Easy and Basic Outdoor Rabbit Hutch

Easy and Basic Outdoor Rabbit Hutch

Here is another simple outdoor rabbit hutch that you can make with little effort and a few hours to spare. You will need some 1/2-inch hardware cloth, hinges, screws and 2x4 boards.

There are some easy to follow instructions on how to make this 4-foot long rabbit hutch and pictures for all the crucial stages.

Since most of the materials are available and cheap at your local hardware store, it should only take a few dollars to make this rabbit hutch.

8. Kid-Friendly Outdoor Rabbit Hotel

Kid-Friendly Outdoor Rabbit Hotel

This DIY project is for those that are planning to build a rabbit hutch for multiple rabbits. And it is also easy and inexpensive to make.

Instructables provides 12-steps for making this 8-foot rabbit hotel with some clear descriptions and pictures.

The shopping list on the tutorial includes some plywood, corrugated plastic for the roofing and lots of 2x4s, 1x2s, and 1x4s. There is also a small tool list to ensure you have all the information you need to implement the project.

9. Easy 42-Inch Long DIY Rabbit Hutch

Easy 42-Inch Long DIY Rabbit Hutch

If you want to build a comfortable hutch for a couple of rabbits without using a lot of materials, this tutorial will work well for you.

The outdoor rabbit hutch is 42-inch long, and it uses a 2x4s, 1x2s, and some plywood. You also need wire mesh and a few other items that are on the materials list. 

This Simply Easy DIY project also provides some tool and cut lists. And for the actual construction, you will get some step by step directions with 3D drawings and dimensions.

10. Large 3-Cage Outdoor Rabbit Cage

Large 3-Cage Outdoor Rabbit Cage

Your rabbits need enough space to be comfortable, and so it is always a good idea to make them a large rabbit hutch. And the good thing is that large ones are still easy and quick to build.

Simple Easy DIY provides this guide for anyone that wants to make a big and sturdy rabbit cage, and it is also easy to follow.

These rabbit hutch blueprints will help you make a cage that is 91.5 inches long and with 3 large rabbit cages. They are very detailed and provide materials and cutting lists with all the dimensions.

Although this is quite a large cage, you can make it in one weekend and at a reasonable budget.

11.Homemade Outdoor/Indoor Rabbit Hutch

Homemade Outdoor/Indoor Rabbit Hutch

This DIY bunny hutch is suitable for both indoors and outdoors. It has a five-bay cage design to ensure each rabbit gets its separate space.

Although Instructables does not provide a comprehensive guide on how to make this hutch, the descriptions and pictures should give you some ideas.

The design of this rabbit hutch makes it ideal for someone that wants to collect the rabbit droppings for sale or use as compost. You can also make it using scrap wood and leftover hardware cloth.

12. Small Portable DIY Rabbit Hutch

Small Portable DIY Rabbit Hutch

Sometimes you might want to build something small and portable to house a few young rabbits. And if it is also mobile it will be just perfect.

You can use this rabbit hutch plan to make your small and portable rabbit hutch. It provides 12 easy steps that explain everything you need to do to make the rabbit hutch from scratch.

There is also a downloadable PDF version of the plans and pictures for all the stages. You can implement this project in one day and use some leftover pallets and wire to make it cheap. 

13. Cheap DIY Indoor Bunny Hutch from a Bar Table

Cheap DIY Indoor Bunny Hutch from a Bar Table

Those bunnies that you value so much deserve a comfortable home. And you can make a simple but cozy one by repurposing a bar table.

If you already have the bar table, you will only need some chicken wire or hardware cloth, paint, some leftover laminate and a few pieces of scrap wood.

Since there is not a lot of construction, you can finish the hutch in just a few hours, but the paint will take longer to dry.

14. Versatile A-Frame Rabbit Hutch

Versatile A-Frame Rabbit Hutch

You do not always have to stick to the traditional rabbit hutch shapes because you can make something with a unique A-frame shape like this one.

The rabbit hutch has a 4x2-foot base which means there is a lot of space for more than one rabbit. You will need lots of 2x2s, plywood, hardware cloth and latches for this project.

Like most of their other tutorials, Instructables provides a lot of information on how to make the A-frame rabbit hutch. It includes 6 main steps for the construction with text tutorial and many pictures.

15. Under $250 DIY Sectional Rabbit Hutch

Under $250 DIY Sectional Rabbit Hutch

Sectional rabbit hutches are very convenient because you can move them quickly. This project provides a guide on how to make both 6-foot rabbit hutches with 3 bays and 4-foot ones with 2.

And despite these being quite large hutches, you will still spend less than $250 and can save more money by repurposing materials you already have at home.

There are 12 steps in this tutorial, and all have detailed text description and photos. With all the materials available you can make this DIY rabbit hutch over the weekend.

16. Repurposed Dresser Into Bunny Hutch

Repurposed Dresser Into Bunny Hutch

I like repurposing things, and this tutorial has finally given me an idea on what to do with some old dressers in my house. It is also quite an easy project that I am confident I can finish in just one day.

These bunny hutch plans use pictures and a lot of descriptions to explain everything you need to do to repurpose the dresser. They are easy to follow, and most DIYers will not have any difficulties.

If you have some chicken or rabbit wire at home and your regular woodworking tools, you will not need to spend anything to implement this rabbit cage plan.

17. $150 Indoor Rabbit Condor

$150 Indoor Rabbit Condor

This beautiful condo will make your rabbits happy, and you can be sure that they will be very comfortable. You can make it in just one afternoon and a budget of $150.

With Gorm shelving, hinges, staples, galvanized wire, steel mesh and a few other things you will be ready to make this beautiful rabbit condor.

The material list, dimensions, picture and text description in this tutorial make this condor easy to build.

18. The All Wire Rabbit Cage

The All Wire Rabbit Cage

This all-wire rabbit cage is easy and cheap to create as you do not require a lot of material. With some inexpensive cage wire and wire clips, you will have everything you need.

The YouTube video takes you through the entire construction process. And if you follow it keenly it will only take a few minutes to build the cage.

As for the cost, it will depend on the wire gauge that you use and the price in your locality.

19. Classy Indoor DIY Bunny Condor

Classy Indoor DIY Bunny Condor

A beautiful bunny condor such as this one will provide a cozy home for your rabbits and also look good in your house.

The IKEA Hackers tutorial is very straightforward and easy to follow. It lists all the materials that you need which include Expedit, nails, wood board backing, glue and rubber wall trim.

There are only 7 steps on this project, and so you can finish it in a few hours and a relatively affordable cost.

20. 3-Level Indoor Bunny Cage with Open Top/Bottom

3-Level Indoor Bunny Cage with Open Top/Bottom

Building a rabbit hutch is a fun and inexpensive activity, and this is more so with a detailed rabbit hutch plan like this one from the Brey Family site.

The 3-level rabbit cage is open at both the top and bottom, and it is cheap and easy to make. This tutorial provides a complete material list.

Since you only need to assemble the different parts, this is a quick indoor rabbit hutch plan that should not take more than a couple of hours to finish.

21. Multistoried DIY Cube Rabbit Cage

Multistoried DIY Cube Rabbit Cage

For this project, you will need to combine several cube cages to create a multistoried home for your rabbit. And depending on your resources, you can make it 2 or 3 stories high.

The cubes are also quite cheap because you can get a set of 6 for just $29. And so if you also have to buy other items such as plywood for the flooring and ladder you will still spend less than $50. 

This rabbit hutch plan is all about the assembly, and so it only takes a few hours. 

22. DIY Rabbit Cage with a Run

DIY Rabbit Cage with a Run

Just like most other animals, rabbits require enough space to ensure maximum comfort. Building a run around the cage is a simple way of giving them a lot of space.

The Rabbit House tutorial provides a list of the materials, tools and all the extras that you need.

There are also some dimensions for all the parts of the run and a link to the step by step construction guide with a lot of drawings and pictures.

23. Easy Homemade Pallet Hutch

Easy Homemade Pallet Hutch

Pallets are easy to get for free, and the chances are that you already have some at home. If so, they will help you save an impressive $60 when making this rabbit hutch.

Besides from your free pallets you also need screws, nails rabbit wire and a few other materials and tools that you can see on the detailed lists on the tutorial.

The tutorial provides steps by step directions on how to do everything from taking apart the pallet to joining the wood to form the 44x30 rabbit cage. And there are also many pictures to make everything easy to understand.

24. The Homemade Outdoor Rabbit Tractor

The Homemade Outdoor Rabbit Tractor

This simple outdoor rabbit tractor from the Instructables site is easy to make and will only require a few pieces of lumber and chicken wire.

You can build this compact rabbit tractor in one Saturday morning, and it is handy when you want the rabbits to enjoy some outdoor sun without wandering away.

Although there are no specific cost estimates on the tutorial, this is a cheap project since you will not need a lot of materials.

25. DIY 2x4s Rabbit Hutch Plan

DIY 2x4s Rabbit Hutch Plan

2x4s are study and inexpensive pieces of lumber, and there are endless things that you can use them to build. Here they make a simple and affordable rabbit hutch. And apart from the 2x4s, you also need some 1x2s, hinges and rabbit wire.

These homemade rabbit cages are large enough for several animals and will be an excellent build for someone that wants to keep a lot of rabbits.

This tutorial comes with a YouTube video that reviews the entire cage and all the materials to make it easy to replicate.

26. Modern Rabbit Hutch with Suspended Cages

Modern Rabbit Hutch with Suspended Cages

These PDF rabbit hutch plans will help you make a modern looking home for your rabbits. It entails building a wooden frame with suspended rabbit cages.

This rabbit hutch design is unique but still easy to build if you follow the plans. It does not specify materials costs, but they will depend on the number of bays you want or the size of your hutch.

You can also use these plans for inspiration to build something different that suits your particular needs.

27. Cool PVC Indoor Rabbit Cage

Cool PVC Indoor Rabbit Cage

A frame for your indoor cages like this one will make life more comfortable for your rabbits and also simplify cleaning for you. I like how easy this PVC frame is to assemble, and I plan to build one soon for my indoor bunnies.

There are many indoor rabbit hutch plans out there, but this one is among the easiest and cheapest. 

The Raising Rabbits tutorial provides a comprehensive guide for assembling the PVC frame and list of all the materials you need. There is also some pictures of the finished 40x32-inch frame to give you an idea of what you need to make. 

28. 11-Foot Long Outdoor Rabbit Hutch

11-Foot Long Outdoor Rabbit Hutch

Here are some other PDF rabbit hutch plans that will help you build a sturdy, spacious and inexpensive outdoor home for your rabbits.

These plans provide some sketches for all the sections of the hutch with precise dimensions. There are also some brief descriptions of the different materials that you need.

Any experienced DIYer or woodworker will have little or no problem implementing these outdoor rabbit hutch plans. 

And just by looking at the size of lumber and other materials you can tell that this is not an expensive or time-consuming project.

29. Walk-In Rabbit House with 2 Cage Levels

Walk-In Rabbit House with 2 Cage Levels

This rabbit house is one of my favorites, and when I get a few free weekends, I am planning to implement it. It is a walk-in house with a lot of space for many animals.

The PDF rabbit house plan provides some detailed drawings for the different sections of the 8x8-foot rabbit house, and they are just enough to guide you through the construction.

Although this project will require a significant investment in both time and money it is worth it.

30. Inexpensive Rabbit Hutch from 1x2 Furring Strips

Inexpensive Rabbit Hutch from 1x2 Furring Strips

An inexpensive rabbit hutch like this one provides a safe and comfortable home for your bunnies to ensure that you also get maximum benefits from them.

You can make the rabbit cage in 6 simple steps, and the tutorial provides clear directions on what to do on each stage of the build.

Although the 1x2 furring strips and 1-inch chicken wire are the primary material, you also need 2x3 lumber pieces and some tar paper. But all they are all cheap things you can get at a local store. 

31. 1-Day DIY Rabbit Hutch

1-Day DIY Rabbit Hutch

It only takes a day to make this rabbit hutch that can accommodate several rabbits. And you will need just the essential woodworking tools and a few pieces of lumber, plywood and rabbit wire.

There are lists of all materials and tools. But the step by step directions with 3D drawings that showcase all the dimensions and explain in detail what to do will be the most helpful.

It will only take a day to implement this rabbit cage plan by MY Outdoor Plans and at a minimal budget.

32. Welded Wire Homemade Rabbit Cage

Welded Wire Homemade Rabbit Cage

These self-cleaning rabbit cages are easy to build and also inexpensive in the long run. There are also two different styles available so that you can choose what suits your situation.

The wire is the primary material for these cages, but you also need some clips. The tutorial provides all the wire sizes and the number of pieces that you will need to make the rabbit cage.

The short description of the construction will also be helpful when making your cages.

33. The Storied PVC Rabbit Cage Rack

The Storied PVC Rabbit Cage Rack

Anyone searching for a sturdy and affordable rack to hold several rabbit cages should check out this DIY rabbit hutch plan.

These PVC racks can hold up to three rabbit cages, and they will only require a few supplies to build. And the tutorial lists all of them.

Once you measure and cut the PVC pipes the only other task is assembling them. There is a text tutorial on how to do this and some pictures to take you through the entire process.

34. Small 2-Story DIY Rabbit Hutch

Small 2-Story DIY Rabbit Hutch

This wooden rabbit hutch plan only takes one day to implement, and it has an excellent overall look. Although it has a 2-story design, it will still be easy to make for most DIYers.

The material list includes 1x3 lumber pieces and 3/4-inch plywood sheets, and there is also another list for all the tools you will need.

When you get to the actual construction of the 34 1/2-inch wide rabbit hutch, the How To Specialist tutorial provides detailed directions with some 3D drawings.

35. Compact and Portable Rabbit Hutch 

Compact and Portable Rabbit Hutch

A compact and mobile rabbit hutch like this one will be perfect for an urban backyard where space is the primary concern. It provides a lot of space for the rabbits, and it is still very safe.

This rabbit hutch is close to 7-foot long, and it includes a run for your rabbits. Apart from the timber, you will also need some plywood and a roll of wire mesh.

Betterliving.org provides detailed materials lists to make it easy for you to shop for the project. The construction is also easy because the tutorial divides it into different stages and provides some drawings with in-depth descriptions.

36. Outdoor Rabbit Hutch with a Large Door

Outdoor Rabbit Hutch with a Large Door

I like building rabbit hutches with large doors because they make feeding and cleaning very easy. And so the fact that this one from Garden Plans Free has a large door is enough to make me want to try it out.

This rabbit hutch design is quite straightforward, and you will only need a day to implement. It is also well-structured with material tool lists. And it also has a comprehensive step by step guide with 3D drawings.

The 21-inch wide rabbit hutch is also cheap to build because most of the materials are inexpensive and available at most local hardware stores.

37. Large Multi-Row Rabbit Shed

Large Multi-Row Rabbit Shed

If you keep rabbits for commercial purposes or just like keeping them in large scale, this shed will be suitable for you.

Since this is a large-scale project, it will take more time and also require more resources. But, it is still easy to make by following the plans on the PDF document.

This shed will accommodate multiple rows of cages for rabbits, and so it will be suitable for housing dozens of bunnies.

38. End Table Converted to Rabbit Hutch

End Table Converted to Rabbit Hutch

Converting and repurposing items is one of my favorite things when it comes to DIY projects. For this particular rabbit hutch plan, you will repurpose a simple end table to a rabbit hutch.

You will need piano hinges, screwdriver, sandpaper and few other tools for this project. The Instructables tutorial provides a full list of all the materials you will need.

You can get a cheap end table for under $14 if you do not have one. And once you have the table you can convert it to a rabbit in just 5 steps that the tutorial provides in detail.

39. Easy Homemade Outdoor Rabbit Hutch

Easy Homemade Outdoor Rabbit Hutch

Building a rabbit cage is always a fun project to do over the weekends. And if it is also as easy as this one you will finish it with little trouble.

This 48-inch long rabbit hutch comes with an easy to follow tutorial with a video, 3D drawings, and detailed text directions. There are also complete tools and material lists.

A simple project like this one will only take a day to finish, and you will not spend a lot of money on the materials. 

40. Cute and Simple Outdoor 2-Story Rabbit Cage

Cute and Simple Outdoor 2-Story Rabbit Cage

Anyone that can follow basic DIY instructions can make this rabbit cage from the Rogue Engineer site. It is not only a very detailed rabbit hutch plan but also comes with lists of both materials and tools.

You will need to spare at least one weekend to make this 55 1/2-inch long rabbit hutch. And some of the materials that you need include 2x4 premium studs and 8-foot long composite panel.

The Rogue Engineer provides some drawings for the dimension of the rabbit hutch and the cut list. And there are also 11 detailed steps to guide you through the assembly.

41. 3x8 Triangular Rabbit Hutch

3x8 Triangular Rabbit Hutch

The shape of this rabbit hutch is what will impress most DIYers. It is also easy to build and will take between 6 to 9 hours only and a budget of under $150.

Although this rabbit hutch plan is from Ana White's sites, she does not have the complete plans but instead links out to a blog with a step by step construction guide.

This 3x8-foot triangular rabbit hutch can accommodate up to five bunnies, and it is also easy to move around the lawn.

42. Basic DIY Rabbit Hutch from WikiHow

Basic DIY Rabbit Hutch from WikiHow

WikiHow is where most DIYers go to get some ideas for their projects because they have many several guides for building different things.

In this particular piece, they take you through the process of making a basic outdoor rabbit hutch without using a lot of material and time. This rabbit hutch uses a simple wooden frame and wire for the cages.

This guide is easy to follow as it is in steps and there are also some drawings for the stages.

43. The 42-Inch Long Indoor Rabbit Hutch

The 42-Inch Long Indoor Rabbit Hutch

These rabbit hutch building plans are for someone that wants to build some indoor shelter for a few bunnies. It is a one-day project that uses some high-quality materials to make a fantastic rabbit for your home.

This project requires some 3/4-inch plywood sheets and some 1x2 and 1x3 lumber pieces. You can know the other material and tools that you will need from the lists on the article. 

With the detailed cutting instructions and several 3D drawings on this tutorial, you can implement it quickly.

44. Homemade DIY Wire Rabbit Cage

Homemade DIY Wire Rabbit Cage

Wire rabbit cages are more durable than the wooden ones, and they are also easier and quicker to make. This Grit article not only shows how to make a wire rabbit cage but also explains in detail why it is a better option.

This project uses galvanized wire mesh and fencing, but you will also need a wire cutter, a measuring tape, and some J-clips.

The Grit tutorial provides very detailed instruction on how to make your wire cage and all the support pieces.

45. Double Deck Rabbit Hutches with 2x2 Legs

Double Deck Rabbit Hutches with 2x2 Legs

If you would want to keep many rabbits but do not have a lot of space, this double deck rabbit hutch plan will be handy for you.

The rabbit hutch uses 2x2s for the legs and so if you have a pile of them lying around here is a good and easy way to put them to good use. 

The 8-foot long rabbit hutch will take at least one weekend to build, but with these PDF plans for
inspiration, the task should be easy. And there are also variations of the design for those that prefer to use 2x4s or want a single deck.

46. Sturdy 19-Parts Rabbit Hutch

Sturdy 19-Parts Rabbit Hutch

There are a total of 19 parts for this entire project which is quite a small number for a 36-inch long rabbit hutch. And so it is also easy to build using your woodworking hand tools.

You will hardly find any other rabbit hutch ideas that are easier to implement than this one. Apart from its simple design the comprehensive cutting list for all the parts and detailed 9-step construction guide make the project very easy.

What I find most appealing about this rabbit hutch is that you can also paint the exterior to give it a decorative and attractive look.

47. Wooden Indoor Rabbit Hutch with Wheels

Wooden Indoor Rabbit Hutch with Wheels

For those that have a couple of bunnies, they would want to keep in the house here is an indoor rabbit hutch plan to build them a cozy home.

These rabbit cage plans are detailed enough and easy to implement in one weekend. The materials that you need are cheap, but you can always repurpose what you have in the workshop. 

This rabbit hutch also includes some wheels for moving it around. The tutorial provides lists of everything that you need and some drawings with the dimensions.

There are also some directions divided into steps for building all the sections and attaching the wheels on this 42-inch long rabbit hutch.

48. Under $80 DIY Rabbit Cage

Under $80 DIY Rabbit Cage

You do not need to invest a fortune to make a good home for your precious rabbits since you can build a fantastic one like this for less than $80.

This rabbit cage is, in fact, a rabbit condo that provides a lot of room for your pet. You will need a few packs of wire cubes, zip ties, wood planks and bungee cords to start this project.

Although you can still figure out how to make the rabbit condo from looking at the picture, the Bunny Blurbs tutorial is detailed enough to take you through the build step by step.

It is all about joining the wire cubes to make a condo, and so this is just a one day or even a single afternoon project.

49. Simple Rabbit Hutch From 2x4s and 2x2s

Simple Rabbit Hutch From 2x4s and 2x2s

Construct 101 provides this detailed DIY guide to help you make a simple outdoor rabbit hutch from your leftover 2x4s and 2x2s.

This guide comes with all the information that you might need to make the homemade rabbit hutch including complete shopping and cutting lists. The lists also have specific dimensions of all the materials.

The 47 1/2-inch long and 21-inch wide rabbit hutch should only take one weekend to build. And apart from the different lumber pieces, you will also need lots of wire mesh and exterior siding.

For the construction, you get some step by step instructions with illustrations and measurements. Also, these plans include a downloadable PDF version.

50. Modern Wooden Rabbit Hutch with Poop Collector

Modern Wooden Rabbit Hutch with Poop Collector

Poop collection is always a common problem with many rabbit hutches. And so the fact that this one solves the problem with an automatic poop collector will impress most DIYers.

You will need a lot of high-quality 2x4s and wire mesh to make these rabbit hutches, but these are cheap materials that you might already have at home.

The DIY bunny hutch is about 8-foot long, and it also uses plywood on the roof, flooring and for sectioning. And to help make the construction easy the tutorial provides lots of pictures and step by step descriptions of everything you will need to do

51. DIY Rabbit Shelter with Cages

DIY Rabbit Shelter with Cages

This tutorial from Crossroads Rabbitry is one of the most detailed rabbit hutch plans that you can get. It provides in-depth information on how to build a large rabbit shed and the cages for your bunnies.

What I like about this Crossroads Rabbitry plan is that it acts more as a guide than an instructional tutorial that limits you to specific measurements. And so you can use this tutorial to make a rabbit hutch to suit almost any space and according to material availability.

If you follow this tutorial keenly, you should be able to make a rabbit hutch that suits your specific need in just one weekend.

52. 1-Weekend DIY Rabbit Hutch

1-Weekend DIY Rabbit Hutch

DIY rabbit hutch projects are ideal for one free weekend since most will not require a lot of time to complete.

This 8-foot long by 2-foot wide rabbit hutch is an example of a rabbit hutch that you can make in just weekend.

The project will require 2x4s, 2x2s, and plywood and 1/2-inch hardware cloth. With these materials, your simple hand woodworking tools and by following the descriptions and few pictures on the tutorial you can build a functional and durable rabbit hutch. 

Conclusion

Do you have some rabbits or are you thinking of keeping some? If yes, out rabbit hutch plans above will be handy when making them a home.

For those that have already tried out one of the plans above we would like to know how it went. Please leave us your remarks and additional ideas on making DIY rabbit hutches below.