Scientific Name: Sylvilagus
Distribution: Europe. Introduced to Australia and New Zealand
Habitat: Short grasslands with loose soils
Appearance: Small mammals with long ears and a fluffy tail. Rabbits have two pairs of sharp incisors
Diet & Feeding: A balanced diet includes lots of hay (80-90% of diet) and a small amount of fruit and veg.
Social Behaviour: Rabbits are highly social! To keep them happy in captivity, they should be kept in pairs or groups.
Males and females: Female rabbits tend to be larger than males with rounder faces.
Lifespan: 9 years
Number of young: 1-14
Interesting fact: Rabbits can't vomit - their body is physically incapable of it!
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