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What you Need to Know about Rabbits Farming.

Rabbits are small mammals in the family Leporidae of the order Lagomorpha. Oryctolagus cuniculus includes the European rabbit species and its descendants, the world's 305 breeds of domestic rabbit. Sylvilagus includes 13 wild rabbit species, among them the seven types of cottontail.

Rabbits can be very crafty and quick. To get away from a predator, a cottontail rabbit will run in a zigzag pattern and reach speeds of up to 18 mph (29 km/h), according to National Geographic. 

Their ears can grow to 4 inches (10 cm). This stretched-out length allows them to better hear predators that may be approaching. It also allows them to stay cool in hot climates. Extra body heat is released through blood vessels in the ear.

Their eyes are made for safety, too, since each eye can rotate 360 degrees. This allows them to look behind them without turning their heads.

Rabbits don't get a lot of nourishment from their diet. They often eat their own excrement to access any remaining nourishment that their digestive system may have missed the first time.

RABBIT INFO:

Lifespan: 1 – 2 years (In the wild)

Phylum: Chordata

Daily sleep: 8.4 hours (Adult, In captivity)

Gestation period:27 days, 42 days

Mass:1.2 kg,990 g

Length:37 cm, 36 cm

RABBIT FOOD:

-Galimax 3 ( 6:00 am & 5 pm)

-Water spinach ( Wednesday & Saturday )

-Water ( Always available )

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European Lagomorpha Leporidae Oryctolagus Rabbits Farming

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