Easy to follow rabbit hutch plans will enable you to create a DIY safe house for raising rabbits. These free DIY rabbit hutch plans range from simple, inexpensive functional hutches to elaborate and detailed hutches. Select from any one of these 45 free building plans that will show you how to build a rabbit hutch within a weekend.
1- Two Story Rabbit Hutch Plan
This two-story bunny hutch will provide attractive living quarters for one or two bunnies. The bottom story is for playing, the top story is for sleeping, eating and easy human access.
2- Indoor Bunny Cage
This DIY build will create bunny cages suitable for raising rabbits indoors. Climate control provided from an indoor space makes raising rabbits a lucrative business.
3- Indoor Rabbit Hutch
Perfect to place in a child’s room as a home for Easter bunnies. Two story indoor rabbit hutch looks like a piece of high-end furniture, yet takes up minimal floor space in the room.
4- Rabbit House and Run
Download these free rabbit hutch plans and get yours built this weekend. Two story hutch with bottom run and attractive exterior design.
5- Small Rabbit Hutch Plan
Lightweight and portable, these free rabbit hutch plans show you how to build a small rabbit hutch that will house 3-6 small bunnies. Move this DIY outdoor hutch every other day to a new grassy location and keep your rabbits well fed and thriving.
6- DIY Rabbit Condo
Building a rabbit hutch could not be easier than this and the finished result is an attractive indoor rabbit condo. Three stories of living space provide rabbit(s) with plenty of room and the mesh front provides you with uninhibited views of bunny.
7- Outdoor Rabbit Houses
Just the right DIY rabbit hutch for the serious breeder. Building design makes these wire hutches easy to access and clean. Rabbits are kept safe and out of the elements.
8- A-Frame Rabbit Hutch Plan
These free rabbit hutch plans show you how to build an A-frame style home for bunnies. This homemade rabbit cage is inexpensive and has a low profile so it won’t obstruct outdoor views.
9- PVC Rabbit Hutch Plan
This DIY rabbit hutch is built with PVC pipe for lightweight durability. This outdoor rabbit hutch is easy to customize to fit your space and needs.
10- Rolling DIY Hutch
When portability is a priority, this easy DIY build meets the need. Compact, lightweight and on wheels, these free rabbit hutch plans will have you rolling your rabbits around to fresh grass by the end of the weekend.
11- Free Rabbit Hutch Plan Made From Wood Pallet
Transform discarded wooden pallets into a functional rabbit hutch for free with these building plans. Keep rabbits safe in these free rabbit hutches and recycle old wood at the same time.
12- Slant Roof Rabbit Hutch
Attractive and built for outdoors, this slant roof rabbit hutch design keep rain and snow from pooling on the roof. Door and wire access provides easy front access to the hutch for maintenance.
13- DIY Rabbit Hutch With Automatic Poop Collector
The least favorite part of having animals is having to clean up their poop. These free building plans will show you how to build a large outdoor bunny hutch that automatically collects the poop. No scoop poop is deposited in a bucket and ready for garden use.
14- Cheap Rabbit Hutch Plan
Step by step instructions walk you through this inexpensive build in less than one weekend. Basic design is functional, inexpensive and will keep rabbits safe and happy.
15- DIY Rabbit Hotel
This easy to build rabbit hotel is kid friendly and provides plenty of space for a growing rabbit family. Separate ‘rooms’ in the rabbit hotel help to keep the peace during times of family squabbles.
16- Large Rabbit Hutch Plan
These free rabbit hutch plans are perfect for those with several pet rabbits or for those in the rabbitry business. Large, roomy outdoor hutch provide the living space and breathing room that healthy rabbits require.
17- Front Opening Hutch
These free rabbit hutch plans will show you how to build a front opening rabbit hutch. The entire front of the hutch opens downward to provide easy access to rabbits and for interior cleaning.
18- DIY Rabbit Run
Rabbits need a place to hop around and get exercise, these free plans will enable you to build a safe run so your rabbits can move about freely. The wire enclosure keeps rabbits safe while they are outdoors.
19- Triangle Rabbit Hutch
These free building plans will show you how to build a lightweight triangle hutch that is portable. Move the hutch every couple of days to provide fresh grass for rabbits and so they can leave a ‘deposit’ on the soil for you.
20- 3-Section Rabbit Hutch Plan
Watch this YouTube video for detailed instructions for building a 3-section, off-ground rabbit hutch. Easy rabbit hutch plans provide both video and written instructions for building a durable rabbit hutch.
21- Above Ground Rabbit Hutch
This large, above ground rabbit hutch provide easy access to the rabbits and to their natural fertilize. Above ground homes also keep predators from attacking rabbits.
22- DIY Rabbit Hutch With Suspended Wire Cage
Great design to build when ground space is at a premium. These DIY wire cages can be suspended from the side of any structure to house rabbits safely and securely.
23- Sectional Rabbit Hutch
Separation is a good thing when rabbits are producing more little bunnies than you know what to do with, and this sectional design provides the needed separation. One DIY rabbit hutch, several sections. Over-population stopped.
24- Weekend Homestead
Build it in a weekend, provide housing for rabbits for years. Wire door fronts provide easy access to rabbits and the above ground hutch keeps rabbits safe from predators.
25- Portable Homestead For Rabbits
This hutch and run provide a portable homestead for rabbits. Lightweight structure is easy to move so rabbits can always feast on fresh grass.
26- Three Units Rabbit Hutch Plan
These free plans are easy to follow and show you how to make more, or less, of the number of units your DIY rabbit hutch will need.
Keeping rabbits is ideal for homesteaders or in the backyard with the chickens for several reasons. Rabbits are a sustainable and nutritious food source for humans and/or livestock and their droppings make an excellent plant or worm food. Rabbit fur can be used in many different ways and their carcasses can be used for bait.
But to raise rabbits, they need a safe, secure home that will keep them protected from predators. Follow these free instructions and build a rabbit hutch this weekend.
27- Small Space Hutch
These detailed instructions will show you how to build a rabbit hutch that won’t take up much space. The hutch uses vertical space, so it takes up very little horizontal space in your backyard.
The design makes it easy to clean out what rabbits leave behind so the hutch is a cinch to keep clean and manure for the garden is easy to harvest.
Rabbits need shelter from the heat and cold, protection from predators and you need the shelter to be easy to clean. This DIY rabbit hutch meets all of these needs and looks good too.
28- Cold Weather Rabbit Hutch Plan
Rabbits have to be kept through at least one winter to make it worthwhile to raise them as a meat source. Female rabbits have to be 6 months old before they can reproduce, so buying baby bunnies in the spring and to slaughter in the fall is not worth the investment.
That’s why you will need a cold-weather hutch to keep rabbits warm and breeding during the winter, and this design is ideal.
Follow these easy plans to build a DIY cold weather rabbit hutch that will keep your bunnies warm, dry and happy, even in the coldest climates.
29- Indoor Rabbit Hutch Plan
This attractive DIY rabbit hutch gets a little help from Ikea to keep the build easy and unit ideal for an indoor pet bunny.
A few pre-made components make this build go quickly and the finished hutch is attractive enough to place in any room of your home. The slim, two-story design takes up very little space and the hutch is easy to clean.
The two-story design features a play and eating area on the bottom level and the sleeping area on the top level. Rabbit hutch plans don’t get much easier than this one.
30- Homemade Indoor Rabbit Hutch
These rabbit hutch plans show you how to recycle an old cupboard into a stylish piece of furniture that just happens to be an indoor house for rabbits.
No one will know rabbits are living inside this recycled cupboard until they peek in through the front wire doors. The design fits in perfectly with farmhouse decor and the rabbits will love it.
If you have an old cupboard you don’t know what to do with, use these free rabbit hutch plans and create an attractive, functional home for your pet rabbits.
31- PVC Rabbit Cage Plan
This lightweight DIY rabbit cage is made with a PVC pipe frame and wire cages. It’s light enough to move around indoors or outdoors as needed, yet sturdy enough to secure housing for a few rabbits. The design also makes clean-up fast and easy with a pressure washer or water hose.
Use these free plans and learn how to make a rabbit cage in just a few minutes with PVC pipes and cages.
32- Outdoor Rabbit Hutch Plan
This outdoor rabbit hutch is quick to build and will protect your rabbit from the elements and predators. These detailed rabbit hutch plans provide a list of building materials you will need, plus steps by step instructions for wood cutting and assembly.
Ideal design for raising meat rabbits outdoors in any climate. The hutch is set up off the ground on legs to keep rabbits out of reach of predators and to provide storage underneath the hutch.
Lumber and shingles leftover from other DIY building projects can be used to create this outdoor hutch so the expense will be kept to a minimum.
33- Dresser Rabbit Hutch Plan
An old chest of drawers can be given new life as a rabbit hutch with these instructions. These rabbit hutch plans show you how to transform an old, unsightly chest of drawers into an attractive and functional rabbit hutch that will fit perfectly into any room of your home.
The top drawers are removed and replaced with wire doors and the bottom drawer is left intact to hold a plastic bin to catch all the rabbit droppings. Easy to build and easy to maintain, and it will cost you almost nothing to build.
34- A-Frame Rabbit Cage Plan
This is a great design when you are raising several rabbits and they need their own spaces. Learn how to build these DIY rabbit cages that are small, sturdy and portable with these free plans.
The A-frame design provides plenty of interior space for one or two rabbits, plus the design is sturdy enough to withstand most predators and most inclement weather conditions. Fold-down doors on each end of the A-frame cage make clean-up fast and easy.
35- Wooden Rabbit Hutch Plans
This basic design can be modified to fit your space and your needs. Step by step instructions provides you with wood cutting dimensions and how to put the cut pieces together to create this sturdy and versatile DIY rabbit hutch.
Modify the design for outdoor use by placing wire in the bottom of the hutch, and for indoor use replace the wire bottom with a plastic catch pan. The leg height of the structure can also be modified to suit your needs for raising rabbits, and the length can also be modified.
This wooden design is easy to work with and adjust and provides an ideal home for your rabbits.
36- Plywood and Wire
Simple and functional design made from plywood and wire. These free rabbit hutch plans will show you how to create a safe indoor and outdoor space for your rabbit using pre-cut plywood and wire.
The cost of this DIY project is minimal, and if you have leftover materials the cost could be almost nothing. Customize the design to fit a safe outdoor location and your rabbit will be kept happy with plenty of space to hop around in the sunshine and a safely enclosed hutch to hop into for a nap.
37- Rabbit Hutch Tractor
This is an ideal way to allow your rabbits to have some freedom while remaining within a secure space. Check out these plans that show you how to build a rabbit cage that is portable and sits directly on the ground.
This rabbit tractor is secure on top and side while having an open bottom that allows the rabbits to nibble on the vegetation and leave behind free fertilizer. A rabbit tractor can be used during the daytime as a rabbit play yard, then at night, they can be placed in an off-ground hutch for safety.
Move the DIY rabbit tractor to a new location in your yard every few days so fresh fertilizer can be added to the space and fresh vegetation will be available to rabbits.
38- DIY Outdoor Rabbit Hutch
This instructional video will show you how to build an outdoor structure that can be used as a rabbit hutch or chicken coop. The simple wood structure is a perfect size and shape for most backyards, plus it’s an easy DIY project that a novice builder can master.
Raising rabbits as a meat source is gaining popularity because it’s easy and affordable, this DIY hutch will enable you to keep rabbits secure. Consider building two – one for rabbits and one for chickens.
39- Cube Cage
This is a semi DIY project that works well for people with little time and minimal tools. These cube cages are already constructed, you just put them together in the design and size that will suit your needs.
Stack them vertically, horizontally or stack them both ways to create a design that makes raising rabbits easiest for you. These free plans tell you where to obtain the cube cages and gives you ideas on how to arrange them.
Cube cages are great when keeping rabbits inside your home. They allow to for easy interaction between you and the rabbits, plus easy cleanup.
40- Upcycled Rabbit Hutch From Dresser
Use these rabbit hutch plans to transform an old dresser into a new rabbit hutch. This idea will save you money, keep an item out of the landfill and provide rabbits with a secure home.
If you don’t have an old unused dresser that can be used for this project, one can be bought cheaply at a thrift shop or flea market.
Remove the drawers and replace them with doors that have wire fronts for easy access to the rabbits. The recycled dresser makes a nice piece of furniture so the hutch can be placed in the family room for family interaction and entertainment.
41- Multi-Level Rabbit Cage
Use this idea to create a DIY rabbit cage that is multi-level and can fit into the corner of a room. Great use of space when rabbits are being kept indoor as pets, and the cages are easy to clean.
Watch everything the rabbits do in the multi-level cages and easily interact with them through the wire.
Rabbits make fun, entertaining and loving pets and this multi-level rabbit cage will provide them a secure living space that is large enough for them to get plenty of daily exercise.
42- Rabbit Condo
Create a rabbit condo from pre-fab pieces of furniture that match your furniture. A bookshelf from Ikea can be easily used to create a rabbit condo with these free plans. With so many other pieces of pre-fab Ikea furniture to select from, an indoor rabbit condo can easily be created to blend in perfectly with interior decor.
The condo can double as a TV stand or plant shelf, so you can get two items for the price of one.
43- Flower Box Rabbit Hutch Plan
Bunny hutches don’t have to be ugly or plain, they can attractive, whimsical and add value to the landscape. This bunny hutch design makes a lovely addition to a backyard and doubles as a flower planter.
A simple wire cage structure with a shingle roof and flower box creates an attractive home for bunnies and a place to grow flowers. There is a wire cage barrier between the bunnies and the flowers, so the plants can grow in peace right alongside the bunnies. Attractive enough to become the focal point of your backyard.
44- 9 Rabbit Hutch Plans
Use these free plans to create a rabbit hutch that you can easily roll around to any part of your landscape. The portable hutch is a small cart style design that allows you to push it around to different areas of your landscape while the rabbits are securely inside.
Open the drop-down door so rabbits can come out and enjoy eating on fresh vegetation while leaving behind valuable droppings to feed plants. Combine this rabbit hutch on wheels with a portable fence food costs and clean up will be significantly reduced for you.
45- Double Rabbit Hutch Plan
Ideal for the serious breeder, this rabbit hutch design will enable you to have several rabbits living in the same space.
Top and bottom hutches have different compartments, each with easy access for tending to rabbits. The hutch keeps rabbits secure from the elements and predators, and the open cage design makes clean up easy with a pressure washer.
Follow the detailed instruction on this downloadable PDF file to build this large hutch that can house several rabbits at a time.