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Rabbits are mammals of the family Leporidae, which can be found in many parts of the earth. Formerly,
these animals are wild animals that live in Africa up to Europe. In development, 1912, rabbits are
classified in the order Lagomorpha. The Order is divided into two families, namely Ochtonidae (kind of a
clever pika whistling) and Leporidae (including the type of rabbit and hare). [1] origin of the word comes
from the Dutch rabbit, which konijntje which means "rabbit". This indicates that the archipelago
beginning to recognize the rabbit as the colonial period, while on the island of Sumatra, there is a native
species of the Sumatran rabbit (Nesolagus netscheri) were identified in 1972.
Type
In general, rabbits are divided into two types. First, the rabbit-free. Second, the pet rabbit. Are included
in the category of free rabbits are hare (Lepus curpaeums) and wild rabbits (Oryctolagus cuniculus).
Judging from the type of fur, rabbit consists of short and long furry kind with a slightly yellowish color.
When winter, yellowish color turned gray.
According to the race, rabbits are divided into several types, including Angora, Lyon, American
Chinchilla, Dutch, English Spot, Himalayan, and others. Special Lyon is actually the result of
crossbreeding between Angora outside with other races. But among breeders of ornamental rabbits, it is
referred to as a hybrid Angora Lyon or imitation.
In Indonesia there are many local rabbit, which is the type of Java Rabbit (Lepus negricollis) and Rabbit
Sumatra (Nesolagus netseherischlgel). Rabbits Java, are expected to exist in the forests surrounding
areas of West Java. Blackish brown fur color bronze. His tail is orange with a black tip. Heavy java adult
rabbit can reach 4 kg. While the Sumatran Rabbit, is the only race of rabbit native to Indonesia. [2]
habitat is forests in mountainous island of Sumatra. Body length up to 40 cm. Yellowish gray-brown fur
color. Are included in the category of free rabbits are hare (Lepus curpaeums) and wild rabbits
(Oryctolagus cuniculus).
Judging from the type of fur, rabbit consists of short and long furry kind with a slightly yellowish color.
When winter, yellowish color turned gray.
According to the race, rabbits are divided into several types, including Angora, Lyon, American
Chinchilla, Dutch, English Spot, Himalayan, and others. Special Lyon is actually the result of
crossbreeding between Angora outside with other races. But among breeders of ornamental rabbits, it is
referred to as a hybrid Angora Lyon or imitation.
Biological data



Baby rabbit in a cage.
• The life span: 5-10 years
• Period of production: 1-3 years
• The bunting: 28-35 days (average 29-31 days)
• weaning period: 6-8 weeks
• adult Age: 4-10 months
• mated Age: 6-12 months
• The marriage postpartum (calving interval): 1 week after the child is weaned. [
• Cycle Gender: Poliestrus be 5 times a year bunting
• Cycle lust: Approximately 2 weeks
• estrus Period: 11-15 days
• Ovulation: Occurs on mating day (9-13 hours later)
• Fertility: 1-2 hours after mating
• The number of births: 4-10 individuals (average 6-8)
• Blood Volume: 40 ml / kg body weight
• Weight of adults: It varies, depending on the race, gender, and maintenance factors.

				
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