American Chinchilla Rabbit Breed Profile

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American Chinchilla Rabbit
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American Chinchilla Rabbit Fact File

Group: Commercial

Varieties: Chinchilla. The color resembles a real chinchilla, with a wavy white and black surface color.

Weight: Males: 9 to 11 pounds, Females: 10 to 12 pounds

Physical Attributes: The body is medium in length and round. The ears are upright. The color at the base of the fur, next to the skin, is slate blue. Then there is a band of white hair, followed by a narrow band of black fur.

Personality: American Chinchillas are generally quite calm and enjoy attention.

Coat Type and Grooming: American Chinchillas have a short coat that is fairly easy to care for. Weekly groomings with a slicker brush are fine, except during shedding season when bi-weekly grooming may be required.

Reader's Comments on the American Chinchilla Rabbit
Ashley
Maryland
Non Member
Added on Jan 1st, 2008
I have had my American Chinchilla rabbit for six years. The are larger than most breeds which, in my opinion, makes them easier to handle. Mine tends to be a bit aggressive but he loves to throw around his rattle.
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