The discovery of various useful species of animals, has contributed immensely with the evolution of man throughout its history, since these sources have provided not only food, but also skins that can mean resistance to various environmental factors such as cold or winter. A very good example of this are animals like rabbits. Rabbits are herbivores and mammalian quadrupeds animals that possess bodies covered with woolly hair, typically these can be characterized by possessing equine coat color ranging from white to black through the entire range of these colors. Rabbits have some characteristics such as being very small, have huge eyes and an oval head, they can usually vary their weight between 1 and 3 pounds and some of its feature more known are his long ears of 6 to 7 cm. and his small tail. The habitat where they live rabbits can vary, because these are highly adaptable animals to any circumstance environmental, although they are much more common in areas that are at a low level of the sea, because these sites land can be sandy and may facilitate the construction of burrows in which to hide, however it is good to mention that they are also common in wooded areas, since these allow hiding among plants with great ease.
An important aspect to highlight in rabbits are great abilities to reproduce, as per litter can have 6 to 13 offspring, bearing in mind that they can have up to five litters per year. It is good to mention that all these young 80 per cent does not pass the first year of life, since the amount of predators that owns the rabbit are many, among the most common are gamebirds such as the Eagle and the Hawk or reptiles like snakes, but also there are much larger predators such as wild cats. The domestication of the rabbit has been developing since the 6th century by the Romans, which kept them captive exclusively for the production of meat. For today the domestication not only applies to the conception of meat, but also for the investigation of various ailments suffered by these animals. The use of rabbits as food is an important element to take into account, because meat from these animals is very soft and tender, not to mention possessing large amounts of protein and a very low amount of fat, making it one of the most appetizing and healthy meats today. It is good to mention that these animals are very sensitive to viral pests such as viral haemorrhage and myxomatosis which can be quite harmful to humans, is therefore highly recommended that before consuming the meat we ensure that not sick rabbit. A curious fact that have rabbits, is today thanks to its tender appearance are considered a very good model for the conception of stuffed toys and decorative elements. Not to mention that an important icon of the cartoon as Bugs Bunny is a rabbit.