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Rabbits

By Brenda C.
New York, Age 12

A Rabbit is a furry animal with long ears and a short tail. Rabbit’s fur's can be many colors. Such as, bronwish mixes Rabbit is a furry animal with long ears and a short tail. Rabbit’s fur's can be many colors. Such as, bronwish mixes, white, grey, light brown, dark reddish brown, and rare to see but also black. They also have different color eyes like a reddish pink, and black.
Rabbits live all over the world in all types of climates.
Rabbits are very closely related to hares. That is why they look alike. Even though they look alike they rare very different.
New born rabbits are born with no fur, are blind, and are helpless. Newborn hares are born with fur, and they have their eyes open which means they could see. Mother rabbits shelter their babies with a fur lined nest. Mother hares don't shelter their babies. Mother rabbits have more babies than a mother hare.
Domesticated rabbits are raised for meat and fur use in scientific Research and as pets. When domesticated rabbits are used as pets they need a lot of care. They need food, water, brush their fur, and need change in bedding. You must need a lot of space so that they could run around and do daily exercise.
Rabbits love to eat. They mostly eat leafy green plants, Clover , grass, and herbs. They also eat twigs, bark, vegetables, fruits, and lettuce.