Rabbits

  1. A female rabbit is called a doe.
  2. A male rabbit is called a buck.
  3. How are baby rabbits and baby cats alike? They are both called kittens.
  4. Rabbits live in groups.
  5. The European rabbit lives underground, in burrows.
  6. A group of burrows is known as a warren.
  7. More than half of the world’s rabbits live in North America.
  8. Rabbits have long ears which can be as long as 10 cm (4 in).
  9. Rabbits have a lifespan of around 10 years.
  10. Rabbits are herbivores (plant eaters).
  11. Pet rabbits that live inside are often referred to as ‘house rabbits’.
  12. Rabbits reproduce very quickly. This can be a major headache for people living in agricultural areas where rabbits are seen as pests.
  13. Rabbits are born with their eyes closed and without fur.
  14. Rabbits vary in color. They can be grey, brown, or black.
  15. There are 48 species of rabbits.

Baby Bunny Rabbit with Mother