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Rex Rabbit

Rex Rabbit Breed
Rex Stats
Scientific Name:  Oryctolagus cuniculus
Size:  7.5-10.5 pounds
Origin:  France
Life Expectancy:  5-8 years
Temperament:  docile
Varieties:  black, black otter, blue, broken group, Californian, castor, chinchilla, chocolate, lilac, lynx, opal, red, sable, seal, white

Rex Species Profile

Developed in 1919 from a mutation, the Rex rabbit breed is a meaty rabbit with extremely dense, velvety fur. This distinct feel comes from its short guard hairs that are nearly the same length as its undercoat, about a 1/2 inch long.

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