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Palomino Rabbit


Other name:
 Pal

Scientific name: Oryctolagus cuniculus

Country / Place of origin: United States

History: The Palomino Rabbit was developed in Washington state USA as a meat rabbit breed. According to the Palomino Rabbit Co-Breeders Association (PRCBA), "The Palominos were developed at the Lone Pine Rabbitry by Mark and Mabel Youngs of Coulee Dam, in Washington State during the 1940’s and early 1950’s. Mr. Youngs, along with his wife Mabel, presented the new breed for the first time at the 1952 ARBA convention."

"The Palominos have always been known for their amazing hardiness, excellent production qualities along with their rapid growth for fryer size animal. It is a fine breed for either meat production or for showing."

Reviews
Owners say:
Wonderful:
overall personality, lovely golden palomino, quiet, beautiful rabbits, meat rabbits, good show animals
Challenging:
unneutered males, sexual maturity, territorial issues
Interesting:
notsocommon rabbit, fur markets, large sized rabbit
Overall review
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3.8 (6)
Shania Donnelly
He is gentle and socializes well but he may get shy a...
Review by: Shania Donnelly (1) May 03, 2013 06:28
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5.00
Heartsong2013
Our Palomino Rabbits were very good tempered. They ma...
Review by: Heartsong2013 (97) February 22, 2013 20:41
  • Currently 100
5.00
1 photo
gingerwriter
As a little girl I loved animals of all kinds. But wh...
Review by: gingerwriter (2) November 14, 2012 16:00
  • Currently 100
2.00
1 comment
shadowgirl
Palomino rabbits are a very versatile rabbit. It can ...
Review by: shadowgirl (11) updated April 01, 2012 19:16
  • Currently 100
4.00
2 photos
cattlecait
Caret was a lovely golden Palomino, definately one of...
Review by: cattlecait (33) October 14, 2009 18:24
  • Currently 100
3.00
Funny (1 video)
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Palomino Antics
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Learn about (1 video)
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2012 ARBA Frozen Friends
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Caring for (2 videos)
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Palomino rabbit loves food
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Palomino 3-11-12
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