The Continental Giant is the largest breed of domesticated rabbit. They are a recognized breed in the United Kingdom and Europe. There are less than fi ve breeders of these rabbits in the United States including Plumpton Park Zoo. The breed was originally developed from the Flemish Giant. The world’s two largest rabbits Continental Giants. One being 4 feet 3 inches long and the other being the heaviest rabbit weighing almost 55 pounds! Rabbits have dynamic personalities and can form bonds with their owners. Many can be trained. They’re very social, curious, and playful animals.
Continental Giants eat vegetables, grasses, some fruits and the branches and sticks from willow trees.
Size: 2 – 3.5 feet length Weight: 20 – 30 lbs Lifespan: years in the wild