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rabbits of North American

Edward William Nelson

rabbits of North American

by Edward William Nelson

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Published by Govt. Print. Off. in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rabbits -- North America.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E.W. Nelson.
    SeriesNorth American fauna -- no. 29.
    ContributionsMerriam, C. Hart 1855-1942., United States. Bureau of Biological Survey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL155 .A4 no.29, QL737.R6 N37
    The Physical Object
    Pagination314 p., 13 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages314
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18187896M
    LC Control Number09002213

    The original blue American rabbits were initially known as the “German Blue Vienna”, later renamed as the “American Blue”, after World War 1. They were developed, in Pasadena, CA, by Lewis H Salisbury in and then recognized as a new breed of domesticated rabbit by the ARBA in The white variety of the American rabbit gained recognition, in , by the ARBA. A pika (/ ˈ p aɪ k ə / PY-kə; archaically spelled pica) is a small, mountain-dwelling mammal found in Asia and North America. With short limbs, very round body, an even coat of fur, and no external tail, they resemble their close relative, the rabbit, but with short, rounded ears. The large-eared pika of the Himalayas and nearby mountains is found at heights of more than 6, m (20, ft.

    Rabbits are extremely hot-natured so it is important to place their shelter in a shaded area. In the summer, it is wise to place frozen water bottles in the hutches with the rabbits to help keep them cool. Feeding Your Rabbits. When raising rabbits for meat there are many options for food. You can purchase rabbit pellets from a feed store. The main subject and plot of The Rabbits revolves around the concept of colonization, the colonization of Australia in particular, but could be read as the colonization of any country. The Rabbits represent the British people colonizing the country, while the brown marsupials represent the .

    Rabbit damage is almost always the result of their appetite for our plants. They eat flower and vegetable plants in spring and summer and the bark of fruit and ornamental trees and shrubs in the fall and winter. Mowing and raking yards can disturb rabbit nests. Cats and other animals catch and injure small rabbits. Sometimes people see newly independent young rabbits and think that such small. A mythical animal of North American folklore described as a jackrabbit with antelope horns or deer antlers. Rabbits in Literature White Rabbit and the March Hare From Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Brer rabbit A trickster rabbit from Africa, popularized in the Uncle Remus stories by Joel Chandler Harris Peter Rabbit.


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American Trickster: Trauma, Tradition and Brer Rabbit lays out all of the ironies embedded in the story of how this trickster tale came into its own as African American folklore, directly related to the lives of Blacks within plantation culture, only to be appropriated in the form of plantation fantasies by White collectors as an alibi for the system of slavery the tales worked to circumvent.

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