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What is the lifespan of lop-eared rabbits?

A:

Typically, lop-earned rabbits live anywhere from 8 to 10 years, depending on a number of factors. These factors include diet, exercise and living conditions.

Lop-eared rabbits are a common household pet variety. Like other rabbit breeds, lop-eared rabbits need a proper diet and exercise plan to fully thrive. Lop-eared rabbits require a diet that is an appropriate mixture of mixed greens, hay and pellet food. This breed should also have an adequate play area to ensure proper exercise. Owners of this breed must also provide clean living quarters for the rabbit. Typically, cages must be at least three times the length of the rabbit and should feature sturdy, breathable material.

Sources:

  1. cpr-nc.org

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