They are mamíferos of the family of the lepóridos, in general not they measure more
from 40 to 50 centimeters, and does not surpass the 3 kilograms of weight;
but now they are more diffused like mascotas the
varieties miniaturas, which they develop to
approximately, the 20 cms., and they weigh in average, 1
Kilogram. they live around 6 to 9 years.
The wild rabbit lives in forests and fields generally are of color
gray and enough seemed to the liebre, is prolífico and
voraz, lives in couple in madrigueras; on the other hand the rabbit
domestic it derives from the previous one and they have been selected already more than
50 varieties, with pelaje and dimensions variadísimas.
It it is exploited industrially as object of taking advantage of the meat, the skin and
The hair. Among the producing races of meat is able
to name the Flandes, the Normanda, that of Borgoña and other;
among the producers of skin the rabbit is emphasized
Chinchilla, that of Champaña, and the distinct races of
white rabbits; the race of Angora is the only producer
Of hair. The rabbits delay little in being domesticated, they are bored quick, they need to do a great deal of exercise and to have always
something for roen The ears of the rabbit should be moved toward the
small noises, the nose should be in constant
Movement and the moustache are tactile organs.
Their teeth are sharp and they grow constantly, their food is of
herbs, leaves of tree, zanahoria and cabbages, will owe it him
to give twice for day, also they need fresh straw each
so much, and its food can be mixed with milk or water, its
agency himself hidrata through the food that consumes,
So almost not it needs to take water.
Its cage of
wood ó of metal should be enough extensive, very clean,
to have straw in the floor, and not to have demasiadas things inside,
since are large animals and pleases them curiosear and to be moved
quickly; when them yourself remove of its place should take them of
the ears, and to maintain them of the legs with firmness, therefore
they become accustomed to kick with strength if they are frightened, trying
The rabbits reproduce themselves with great facility, and they are able
to come to have but of 10 you raise; the female of the rabbit
it starts some smooth hairs of its estomago to mount its
Nest, and thus to maintain hot to its small you raise.
What is it needed to raise rabbits?