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Domestic Rabbit

Oryctolagus cuniculus

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Mammals



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3 Comments

shebebusynow
shebebusynow 7 years ago

You can check out the various domestic breeds of rabbits here: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_rab.... The English spot is about half the size of the Checkered giant; they are otherwise similar, but given the size of the eye patch on this spotting I still think it might be a Checkered giant.

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

The first photo looks like an English Spot rabbit http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/English_Spo...

shebebusynow
shebebusynow 7 years ago

You'd do best to separate these various pictures into different spottings, as each is a different mammal. The rabbit variety is, I believe, called a Checkered Giant; it is raised for meat rather than for fur as it tends to be large.

Romania

Lat: 44.86, Long: 22.40

Spotted on Oct 29, 2011
Submitted on Dec 8, 2011

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