Kim Chilson



Differentiële diagnosis voor huidziektes bij konijnen

Varying shedding patterns among rabbits

Hair loss (alopecia) in rabbits

Shedding from the ears, by Tal Saarony

Chronic wetness of the chin or dewlap in rabbits: non-dental causes, by Arie van Praag and Esther van Praag


Virale ziektes

Viruses of the wild and domestic rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus), presentation by Esther van Praag, Ph.D. (PDF)

Bestaan gehoornde konijnen echt ? Papilloom

Formation of cauliflower-like growths on the skin and mucous membrane of rabbits, by Patrick Jacquaz, Tiffany Adams, Marjorie Panchaud, Arie van Praag, Julie Smith and Esther van Praag

Bestaan gehoornde konijnen echt ? Fibroom


Sparsky and Brownie: nodular type of myxomatosis in 2 vaccinated rabbits, by Janet Lacey

Herpes virus bij konijnen

Herpes simplex encephalitis in rabbits, by P. Grest et al. (engels)

Naturally occurring Herpes Simplex encephalitis in a domestic rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus), by H. Weissenböck et al. (PDF)


Bacteriële ziektes

Chronic wetness of the chin or dewlap in rabbits: non-dental causes, by Arie van Praag and Esther van Praag

Skin abscess in rabbits

Abscess management in rabbit, an illustrated guide, door C. Macey (engels)

Staphylococcosis affecting young rabbits, by M. Gruaz

Treponematosis - rabbit syphilis

Case report: atypical treponematosis - rabbit syphilis in a rabbit, by T. Saarony

Pseudomonas aeruginosa of het syndroom van groen wacht

Paws are good indicators of the rabbit's health (2) - Pseudomonas aeruginosa, by Esther van Praag, Ph.D.

Schmorl’s ziekte of huid necrose door Fusobacterium necrophorum

Tularemia, of the ziekte van Francis



Huidschimmel door Trichophyton sp. of Microsporum sp.

Paws, good indicator of the rabbit's health (fungal dermatitis), by Esther van Praag, Ph.D.

Disseminated histoplasmosis (Histoplasma capsulatum) in a pet rabbit: case report and review of the literature, by João Brandão, Samantha Woods, Natalie Fowlkes, Mary Leissinger, Robert Blair, Cherie Pucheu-Haston, James Johnson, Christina Elster Phillips, Thomas Tully


Spinachtige parasieten van de huid

Oormijt: Psoroptes cuniculi

Huidmijt: Cheyletiella parasitovorax  en Listrophorus gibbus

Minder voorkomende huid mijt: Trombicula autumnalis and Dermanyssus gallinae

Schurft: Sarcoptes scabiei  en Notoedres cati



Parasieten van de huid

Vlooien en konijnen

Myiasis of vormvervuiling van vliegen

Flystrike – don’t get caught out, by the UK Rabbit Welfare Association and Fund

Myiasis by botfly (Cuterebra sp.) in rabbits


Hormonal disorders

Case report: bilateral symmetrical alopecia in a rabbit

Bilateral symmetrical alopecia is sporadically observed in male and female rabbits, by Janet Geren, Kim Chilson and Esther van Praag


Metabolic disorder

Case report: Mitsie, a rabbit suffering from cutaneous calcinosis circumscripta and chronic renal failure, by Katka Pruskova and Esther van Praag



Self-mutilating behavior in rabbits

Self-injurious behavior in rabbits and does, by Esther van Praag, Ph.D.


Mechanische ziektes

Zweren aan de voeten (pododermatitis)

Pododermatiis in rabbits, a difficult problem, by Esther van Praag, Ph.D.

Voet- en ooringen


  Autoimmune ziektes

Vetklier ontsteking, met video.

Sebaceous Adenitis possibly related to a thymoma in a rabbit, by Lara Walker

Successful treatment of sebaceous adenitis in a rabbit with cyclosporine and triglycerides, by Annette Jassies-van der Lee, Yvonne van Zeeland, Marja Kik and Nico Schoemaker


Skin structural anomaly

Low hanging or pendulous testis caused by collagen dysplasia in some non-neutered male rabbits ?, by Esther van Praag, Ph.D.



Case report: did Freddy rabbit suffer from skin lymphoma ? by Celine Fischer


Chemical burning of skin

Ear pinnae of a lop rabbit show skin burns, phlebitis and necrosis after daily cleaning with chlorhexidine, by Esther van Praag, Ph.D.



Bandaging a rabbit hind-foot

Abscess management in rabbit, an illustrated guide, by C. Macey