Each year, rabbits become more and more popular as pets. Not only are rabbits very intelligent and easy to train – they can be taught to use the litter box – many breeds are very kind and gentle and are good with children.
In addition to these very good reasons to acquire a pet rabbit, these animals are also very beautiful. They come in a great variety of colors and markings, fur types and lengths, and sizes and shapes. In fact there are upwards of 50 different domestic rabbit breeds.
If you are looking for a particularly lovely rabbit to bring home as a pet, check out this handy list of the 10 most beautiful rabbit breeds. You’ll have a great new pet in no time at all.
The chinchilla rabbit was named for the small rodent that goes by the same name and is favored throughout the world for its luxuriantly beautiful and soft coat. No wonder then that this breed is thought by many to be one of the loveliest around.
The chinchilla’s coat is a long and glossy one of the richest gray. This coat is smooth as silk to the touch, deep and warm.
There are actually three separate breeds that go by the name chinchilla: standard, American, and giant chinchilla.