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What are the most popular breeds of rabbits?
Perhaps the most popular multipurpose rabbit that America has ever produced, the New Zealand has been used for meat, fur, laboratory, and show purposes since its inception. In fact, most commercial rabbit meat production today comes from the New Zealand breed. Quite easy-going, they also make fantastic house pets.
How many breeds of bunnies are there?
Bunnies can even be trained to use a litter tray so there is less mess for you to clean up! The American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) currently recognizes 49 breeds of rabbit, but there are over 300 breeds out there! With that in mind, how do you know which one is going to make the right pet for you?
Are there any rabbits that are show rabbits?
Of those rabbits, only a fraction meets the qualifications to compete as a show rabbit. Show rabbits are often prized for their fur or wool, beauty, use-value, and how well they conform to the standard of the breed. The American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) recognizes 49 rabbit breeds eligible for show.
What kind of animal is an American Rabbit?
The American rabbit is one of the earliest breeds to be recognized by ARBA. However, This breed is already considered critically endangerd by the Livestock Breed Conservation. The American Rabbit has a semi-arched body with a muscular and sturdy frame. They come in two coat varieties and are considered to be generally well-mannered and docile.