Life span: 8-12 years

Body weight: males: 2-5kg, females 2-6kg depending on breed

Sexual maturity: at 4-8 months

Puberty at 12 weeks, recommend separating boys and girls at 10 weeks old

Male rabbit: buck

Female rabbit: doe

Juvenile rabbit: kit

Breeding takes place all year round, rabbits are induced ovulators (will ovulate after mating)

Length of pregnancy: 30-33 days

Litter size: 4-12 (average 5-8)

Birth weight: 30-100g. These are born with scant fur, and their ears and eyes closed.

Weaning is at 4-6 weeks old