Rabbits are a very popular choice for many families in the UK as around 1 million rabbits are kept as pets there. They are adorable and very social animals.
Thinking About Getting a Pet Rabbit?
Let's go through some facts about rabbit life:
Rabbits come in a variety of breeds, sizes and shapes, and the length of their life is normally 8 to 12 years, but some may live for longer.
Rabbits are prey animals. Rabbits are most active at dawn and dusk and usually remain underground in the day to avoid predators.
Rabbits are athletic. Rabbits have long, powerful hindlegs that allow them to achieve speeds of up to 50 miles per hour for short bursts.
Rabbits have continuously growing teeth. A rabbit’s top front teeth are called ‘incisors’ and grow at a rate of 3mm a week.
Rabbits are very intelligent! Pet rabbits can be taught to respond to commands using positive reward-based training and can also be house-trained.
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