Tag: domestic rabbits

Understanding Rabbit Behavior

Rabbits, like other animals, too are predisposed to exhibit unruly behavior when not trained or socialized properly. So, understanding rabbit behavior is an important part of your pet care regimen and to to fully comprehend their behavior. Unfortunately, owners, especially those who are first timers, only think of …

Thrianta Rabbit

Thrianta Rabbit generally weighs 4 to 6 lbs. when fully grown. It displays a compact and rounded body with hindquarters that are also round when seen from any direction. It has a full head with matching the short neck. The coat of Thrianta Rabbit is short, thick and …

Swedish Hare

Swedish Hare has a compact body with narrow shoulders. Its legs and hindquarters are straight. The head and neck are straight as well, with a back that is gracefully arched. The chest should be muscular and well built, which gives it a powerful but elegant appearance. Swedish Hare’s …

Smoke Pearl Rabbit

The Smoke Pearl Rabbit is a small to medium sized breed that displays a muscular body with a semi-arched back. It has small but straight legs, and ears that are short but in an upright position. It also possesses a somewhat pointy head rather than squared. The eyes …

Why Rabbits Make Great Pets

Rabbits are some of the most beautiful animals in the world, which is just one of the many reasons why they are a favorite choice as home pets. Aside from their physical beauty, rabbits are also loyal and friendly, making them the perfect companion pets even for small …

Siberian Rabbit

The Siberian rabbit is a medium sized breed that displays a compact body with a slightly arched back. Its head is also medium-sized and proportional to the body. The ears, which usually measure up to 4 inches long, are in upright position. Its coat is glossy, shiny, and …

Sussex Rabbit

Sussex rabbit displays a well-rounded body with a short head and well-built legs. Its ears are also in an upright position. Its coat is short, soft and dense, which is why it needs to be groomed at least once a week for the majority of the year. However, …

Sallander Rabbit

The Sallander rabbit displays a medium sized body that is stocky and well rounded. Its head is robust with matching ears that are wide and long. The eyes are bold and bright, which give this breed a very bold appearance. Although very short, the legs are muscular and …

Rhinelander Rabbit

The Rhinelander Rabbit displays a fully arched body that weighs between 7 to 10 pounds. It also has long limbs and ears that come in “V” shape. The coat is short and soft and demands low maintenance. Owners are advised to brush once a week to maintain shape …

Miniature Lion Lop

The Miniature Lion Lop is a small breed that is closely compared to the Mini lop. However, there are distinct differences such as the Miniature Lion Lop having more fur in the chest area and a mane that is the same with Lionhead rabbit. Although small, the Miniature …

Polish Rabbit

Polish rabbit is a dwarf breed that displays a short head with matching round eyes. It has full cheeks and erected ears that touch together at the end. It possesses a compact but solid body that weighs no more than 3 and a half pounds. Compared to other …

Lilac Rabbit

Lilac rabbit carries a small and rounded body with matching short ears that are slightly in an upright position. It generally weighs 6 to 8 lbs. Its coat is short but very soft to touch. Maintaining this beautiful coat is very easy and requires once or twice brushing …

Lionhead Rabbit

The Lionhead rabbit is a small breed that displays a rounded body. What makes it unique from other rabbit breeds is its coating, which is often referred to as “wool mane”. The mane usually reaches an average of 2 inches in length and gives the appearance of a …