Rabbit Breeds

Here you will find a list of the most common rabbit breeds which you can browse either alphabetically or by size. Rabbit breeds listed alphabetically: American American Chinchilla American Fuzzy Lop American Sable Belgian Hare Beveren Blanc de Hotot...

American

Appearance and coat description Also know as the American Blue or American White (depending on the coat colour), the American is a medium to large rabbit with a soft, silky, and very fine coat of medium length. The head is medium size, narrow, with the...

American Chinchilla

Appearance and coat description The American Chinchilla is medium-boned rabbit with a deep loin and broad shoulders. Also known as the "Heavyweight Chinchilla", it is is larger than the Standard Chinchilla. Otherwise, the two breeds are identical. The...

American Fuzzy Lop

Appearance and coat description The American Fuzzy Lop is a dwarf rabbit with a compact rounded body, short broad face and floppy ears that should extend 0,5 to 1 inches below the jaw. It is similar in appearance to a Holland Lop. However, the American...

American Sable

Appearance and coat description The American Sable is a medium to large rabbit with a rounded body, very distinct colouring, and ruby red glow in its dark eyes. The medium size head is well-shaped, with erect ears. The topline of the back forms a smooth...

Belgian Hare

Appearance and coat description The Belgian Hare rabbit is known for its resemblance to a hare. The body is long, fine, and muscular, with a distinctively arched back and well-rounded hind quarters. The front legs are thin, long, fine-boned, and perfectly...

Beveren

Appearance and coat description The Beveren is one of the oldest rabbit breeds. The medium length body has a recognized mandolin shape. The back is broad and meaty while the loin is deep and firm. The well-sprung rib cage tapers gradually from wide smooth...

Blanc De Hotot

Appearance and coat description The Blanc de Hotot is a large rabbit with frosty white coat and black rings around the dark eyes. The medium length body appears strong and muscular. The erect ears are carried in a V-shaped manner. The hindquarters are...

Britannia Petite

Appearance and coat description The Britannia Petite is a very small, delicate-looking rabbit that resembles a miniature hare. The body is quite long and slender, with the spine displaying a full arch and the stomach tucked in. The short erect ears stand...

Californian

Appearance and coat description The Californian is a very solid breed with a medium length body and an overall well-rounded appearance. The head is set on a short neck, close to the body. The upright ears are in good proportion to the rest of the body...

Champagne D'argent

Appearance and coat description The Champagne d'Argent is a large rabbit with a rounded body of medium length and upright ears set close together. The hindquarters are well-developed. The back is slightly arched. The head is wide and rather long, with...

Checkered Giant

Appearance and coat description The Checkered Giant is a large rabbit with a very distinct coat pattern unique to the breed. The colour markings include a butterfly-shaped marking on the nose, a circle around each eye, a spot on each cheek, coloured...

Cinnamon

Appearance and coat description The Cinnamon is large rabbit with a striking rust or ground cinnamon coat colour and smoke-grey ticking across the back. The belly is coloured with a darker smoke-grey. The face, ears, feet, legs, and tail are coloured...

Creme D'argent

Appearance and coat description The Creme d'Argent is a large rabbit with a rounded topline and upright ears. The loin is thick and full, the hindquarters are quite deep and well-developed. The broad shoulders should be arched back slightly. Overall...

Dutch

Appearance and coat description The Dutch is a small rabbit with a compact well-rounded body, short upright ears, and an entirely white nose. The eyes are bold, bright, and fairly large. The powerful back legs are slightly longer than the front legs...

French Angora

Appearance and coat description The French Angora is a large rabbit with long fur on the body, legs, and cheeks. The wool of this rabbit is somewhat coarser than that of the other breeds. Ideally, it is 2 to 3 inches long. The head, ears, and feet are...

Dwarf Hotot

Appearance and coat description The Dwarf Hotot, also known as "Eyes of the Fancy", is a smaller variety of the Blanc de Hotot rabbit. Its body is very short and round, with a round head and a broad skull. The neck is incredibly short, which actually...

Appearance And Coat Description The

Appearance and coat description The Rex is a large rabbit with a rounded body, upright ears, and a full face. Like most large breeds, female Rex rabbits (does) have a large flap of skin under the chin, which is called a dewlap. The coat is upright, short...

English Angora

Appearance and coat description The English Angora is a medium size rabbit that looks like a ball of fluff, literally. The only area where the fur is short is above the nose. The rest of the rabbit, including the ears and legs, is covered with long dense...

English Lop

Appearance and coat description The English Lop is known to be the original lop rabbit. Its body is longer and slender than that of the other lop rabbits. The most distinctive feature of this breed is, of course, its long ears that are 22 inches long...