The Bunny Hutch Story

The Bunny Hutch and CLIMATES-Rescue is an exotic animal rescue, animal artwork boutique, and educational facility located in Virginia Beach. Our local city-funded shelters…

Location & Hours

Hours: Daily: 1:00 PM – 6:00 PM After Hours (before 1:00 PM or after 6:00 PM): By Appointment Only Last tour starts 1 hour…

Get Involved

Here at CLIMATES-Rescue and The Bunny Hutch, we are always looking for people who want to support our mission to find homes for every…

Animal Adoption

Many of the animals at CLIMATES-Rescue are available for adoption immediately! Check out our adoptable animals: (Please note that this list is updated as…

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Upcoming Events

The Bunny Hutch’s facility on Jensen Drive is CLOSED on the follow dates to attend these events, unless otherwise noted!

18-19 May 2019
10-6 (shelter remains open)
Virginia Beach Convention Center
20 May 2019
1-6 (shelter CLOSED all day)
23-26 May 2019
Th 2-8, F/S 10-7, Sun 10-5 (shelter remains open)
Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, GA
14-16 June 2019
F 11-7, Sat 10-6, Sun 11-6 (shelter remains open)
Charlotte Convention Center, Charlotte, NC
22 June 2019
TBA (Shelter CLOSED all day!)
Town Point Park, Norfolk, VA
17 July 2019
11 AM (Shelter CLOSED all day!)
Newport News, VA
24 July 2019
11 AM (Shelter CLOSED all day!)
Newport News, VA
26-28 July 2019
F 1-11, Sat 11-10, Sun 10-3 (shelter remains open)
Washington, DC
1 Aug 2019
11 AM (Shelter CLOSED all day!)
Newport News, VA


Click here to book The Bunny Hutch for your next event!

Become A Zookeeper For A Day

Learn what it is like to be a zookeeper taking care of exotic animals!


Our Zookeeper For A Day program is for kids and young adults age 8 – 21 who are interested in zookeeping as a career or who just want to try their hand at taking care of these amazing animals.


Get hands-on experience cleaning enclosures, preparing diets, grooming areas, learning how we do exams, participating in behavior training, and more.


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