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What Breed Is My Rabbit?

Post Number:#1  Unread postby jennlinggg@gmail.com » Mon Nov 04, 2019 4:15 pm


Hi everyone! I just adopted my 1 year old bunny. Unsure what breed she is, any ideas? I attached some photos for reference! Thanks ​
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Re: What Breed Is My Rabbit?

Post Number:#2  Unread postby SableSteel » Tue Nov 05, 2019 2:08 am


The color is called "opal" but as for breed, she's a mixed breed.
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Re: What Breed Is My Rabbit?

Post Number:#3  Unread postby hotzcatz » Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:03 am


Maybe she's a Beach Bunny? What's her name? She's really cute.
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Re: What Breed Is My Rabbit?

Post Number:#4  Unread postby golden rabbitry » Fri Nov 08, 2019 5:31 pm


Definitely a mix. She looks like she might have english spot? Some mini rex? something lengthy and tall

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Re: What Breed Is My Rabbit?

Post Number:#5  Unread postby Ghost » Sat Nov 09, 2019 10:00 am


To be honesty I would not worry about identifying breed that much. Breeds are just a human construct, to enable things such as rabbit shows to operate. When it comes to pet rabbits, temperament genes are the most important. The kind of tenement that makes a good pet is not really judged at rabbit shows (ok, being "laid-back" enough to tolerate handling and being able to pose are in a way judged).

If the rabbit makes a good pet that is all that matters. It can be fun to look at a bunny and pick out the characteristics in a mixed-breed bunnies sort of like looking at clouds and imagining what they look like. I am saying just don't take it TOO SERIOUSLY.
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