Awesome-looking Fancy Breeds of Rabbit

Pets, pets, pets!!! Who wants a rabbit for a pet? Like dogs and cats, rabbits are popular animals that are kept as pets. Here are some of the most unique and awesome-looking breeds of rabbit.

First on the list are the Angora breeds, which are adorned with fur. There are many breeds of Angora. The most notable and awesome-looking Angoras are; the unique-looking blue male French Angora, the huggable Chincilla French Angora, the lovely and adorable (my personal favorite) English Angora, and the attractive and attention-grabbing Giant Angora, the largest of all the Angora breeds.

Blue Male French Angora

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Chincilla French Angora

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English Angora

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Giant Angora

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Like Angora breeds, Lionhead rabbits are equally adorable and beautiful pets. They are one of the newest breeds of domestic rabbits. They have long hair on their faces that look like the mane of a male lion, hence the name.

Lionhead Rabbit

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Some breeds of rabbit are known for their large sizes and some can also be taught to perform different tricks. One of the world’s most popular pet rabbit was Oolong. He was well-remembered for his ability to balance a variety of objects on his head.

A rabbit with the name Herman is one of the largest rabbit in the world. Herman is a German Giant Rabbit, a breed developed to provide more meat. Herman weighs 7.7 kilograms.

Oolong

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Herman, German Giant Rabbit

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One of the world’s oldest fur-rabbit breed is the Flemish rabbit breed called the Blue of Sint-Nikalas or commonly called Blue Sink.  Another Flemish rabbit breed is the ‘Flemish Giant’. This popular breed of domestic rabbit is noted for its huge size compared to other breeds.

Blue Sink

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Flemish Giant

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Lops are popular fancy breed of domestic rabbits which are noted for their very large ears. They were developed in England and one of the oldest breeds of rabbit. Aside from long ears, they are also characterized by bold head and large body size.

The French Lop is a crossed between an English Lop and a Giant Flemish. French Lops has shorter ears and heavier compared to the English Lops.

Mini Lops are popular rabbit breed in the US and Holland Lops that originated in the Netherlands are the smallest lops in the US and known for their sweet temperament behavior.

English Lop

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French Lop

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Mini Lop

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Holland Lop

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Other fancy breeds of rabbit to choose from if you want to have a rabbit pet; the Dalmatian of rabbits – the English Spot, the Polish rabbit, the soft furred Standard Rex Rabbit and the highly intelligent Jersey Wooly.

English Spot

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Polish Rabbit

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Standard Rex Rabbit

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Jersey Wooly

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See also

 

World’s Most Unique Breeds of Cat

 

15 Absolutely Unique Breeds of Dog

 

Amazingly Unique Guinea Pig Breeds

 

Fantastic and Bizarre Breeds of Pigeon

 

Bizarre Breeds of Chicken

 

Amazingly Unique Pets, Insects and Other Animals

 

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  1. nice one..loved this article..thanks:)

  2. haha nice one you got a pic of my lion head in there the black one at bottom name peter hehe

  3. Unusual fancy rabbit pics and nice write up. All well done.

  4. Gosh! I had no idea rabbits could grow as big as some of those. This is a brilliant article. I really love rabbits.

    Christine

  5. These are some cool rabbits and the giant one is amazing.

  6. I like the English Angora the most. Nice article as usual, Nobert.

  7. I like rabbits and loved your pictures and write-up. We raised them when I was a child and I loved to play with them. I have heard the people that raise angora rabbits for their fur can make good money.

  8. I liked the french lop its really cute,pics and the presentation of your write is too good

  9. Awww, they are all so cute! Nice article, Nobert.

  10. Nice pictures! I had no idea there were so many different breeds of rabbits.

  11. The Herman, German Giant Rabbit should face extinction as soon as earthly possible.

  12. i love all animals but these are some of the cutest animals in the world in my opinion hehe, and i love all your articles

    gabbyx

  13. Oooh really cool, I just bought my niece a bunny. I think its a lionhead mixed with sumtn else. I used this site for some interesting lionhead bunny information

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