Large Rabbit Breeds: (Mature weight between 9 and 12 pounds)

American Rabbit


  • Weight: 9 - 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: Slate blue or white. This rabbit has well-rounded hindquarters, narrow shoulders, and long erect ears.
American Chinchilla Rabbit

    American Chinchilla:

  • Weight: 9 - 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: Medium length body with well rounded hindquarters. Base of each hair is slate blue. intermediate band id pearl, top band is black. Ears are long and upright.
Beveren Rabbit


  • Weight: 8 - 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: Pear-shaped body, long erect ears, dense coat of black, blue, or white.
Champahne Rabbit

    Champahne: D'Argent:

  • Weight: 9 - 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: This unusal rabbit has a coat that changes gradually from black when very young to silver when adult. Body is medium length, full and round; ears are long and erect.
Cinnamon Rabbit


  • Weight: 8 1/2 to 11 pounds.
  • Body Type: Cinnamon-colored rabit with gray ticking across the back. Body is medium length, well rounded; ears are large and erect.
Creme D'Argent Rabbit

    Creme D'Argent:

  • Weight: 8 - 11 pounds.
  • Body Type: Orange-silver-colored rabbit. Medium-length rounded body. Ears medium long and upright.
English lop Rabbit

    English lop:

    (It is not recommended for a first time rabbit owner.)
  • Weight: 9 to 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: Hinderquarters are rounded, shoulder and head narrow. The ears are lopped and extremely large, often measuring 24 inches from tip to tip.
  • Special Care: This rabbit requires extra care because of the ears. which are susceptible to disease and injury.
French Lop Rabbit

    French Lop:

  • Weight: 10 - 14 pounds.
  • Body Type: The largest of the lop breeds. This rabbit has massive, well muscled body with a wide head and thick, wide, lopped ears. The French Lop has been bred in many different colors.
  • Special Care: Favorite companion rabbit of many because of its laid back and affectionate personality.
New Zealand Rabbit

    New Zealand:

    (Makes an excellent pet)
  • Weight: 9 - 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: Fur black, red or white. Body is medium sized and well rounded. Ear are medium-long and upright. One of the rabbit breeds often used in laboratories.
Silver Fox Rabbit

    Silver Fox:

  • Weight: 9 - 12 pounds.
  • Body Type: Fur is black with silver white hairs throughout coat. Body is of medium length, well-rounded. Head rather narrow, eas medium-long and erect.
  • Special Care: Temperament is generally calm.