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You will have to fill up the nesting box with 2 inches of shaved ceder. Or to the second nuckle of your logest finger. Then you would loosly put hay in the rest of the box. Take your fist and put a tuked hole in the box. Your mother rabbit will take care of the rest. She should pull out a lot of fur from her neck and put it around the hole. If she doesn't have enogh fur you think, collect hair from brushing her and put it in the box. Good luck with your kits!
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