MikeHolland's picture

Think it might be a rabbit

Observed: 17th November 2012 By: MikeHollandMikeHolland’s reputation in Mammals
Rabbit
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MikeHolland's picture

If any one out there has any

If any one out there has any intresting facts on the european rabbit i would love to hear them...

david1973's picture

Interesting Fact

Rabbits & burrows were kept in enclosures during the medieval period, until the black death killed a lot of the human population off in England, thus they escaped and became a part of the countryside.

I was told this once, don't know if some of it is fact or fiction, but all the same it is interesting

steve_t's picture

The enclosures were called

The enclosures were called rabbit or coney warrens, this website has more details on them, http://www.glamorganwalks.com/rabbit_warrens.htm.

MikeHolland's picture

Thanks steve that a useful

Thanks steve that a useful web link for information...

Clive Timothy Lee's picture

Yes

European rabbit agreement nice one.

Jamie Sprake's picture

A interesting fact that

A interesting fact that European rabbits breed till the age of 6 years of age.