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The Sad Truth About Floppy-Eared Bunnies

The Sad Truth About Floppy-Eared Bunnies

Floppy-eared rabbits, also known as lop rabbits, are more susceptible to serious ear and tooth disorders than upright-eared domesticated rabbits, according to new research. The findings are raising important concerns about the appropriateness of breeding lop rabbits, adorable as they are.