Satin Rabbit

Satin Rabbit

Satin Rabbit History of the Satin Rabbit The Satin rabbit originated in the United States in the 1930s and is named for the striking satin sheen on its coat. The first litter of Satin rabbits came from famous breeder Mr. Walter Huey’s rabbitry, as he was trying to...
Flemish Giant Rabbit

Flemish Giant Rabbit

Flemish Giant Rabbit History of the Flemish Giant Rabbit The Flemish Giant Rabbit is an old breed of rabbit thought to have originated from the Flemish region as early as the 16th or 17th century, around the city of Ghent, Belgium. The Flemish Giant started to appear...
Velveteen Lop Rabbit

Velveteen Lop Rabbit

Velveteen Lop Rabbit History of the Velveteen Lop Rabbit The Velveteen Lop Rabbit (or How Toys Become Real) is a children’s book written by Margery Williams.It chronicles the story of a stuffed rabbit and his desire to become real, Velveteen Lops are a newer breed...
Satin Angora Rabbit

Satin Angora Rabbit

Satin Angora Rabbit History of the Satin Angora Rabbit The Satin Angora Rabbit is derived from cross-breeding between a Satin and a French Angora. Satin Angora rabbits are often used as fiber animals, which means they are bred to shave their coat – a process that...
Rhinelander Rabbit

Rhinelander Rabbit

Rhinelander Rabbit History of the Rhinelander Rabbit The Rhinelander Rabbit first appeared in shows in 1902 in Germany. They were developed from a cross between a Harlequin buck and gray-checkered doe. Rhinelander was accepted as a breed in Germany in 1905. These...
Rex Rabbit

Rex Rabbit

Rex Rabbit History of the Rex Rabbit The Rex rabbit is a breed of rabbit developed in France in 1919 and is named for the rex gene responsible for its unique type of fur. Rex fur is the result of a genetic mutation causing the hairs to be all the same length, giving a...