Enderby Island Rabbit - New Zealand's Heritage Breed
Enderby Island rabbits are of a moderate size and weigh around two kilograms.
Until the last two years all animals remained the property of the Rare Breeds Conservation Society of New Zealand with breeding programmes being undertaken by individual caregivers. Some animals are now available for purchase by private enthusiasts. Some have been exported to North America."
Slate and champagne are born black, adults will have silver tips. They are a bit difficult to raise, they are not long domesticated and are a bit wild. They like to be outside in big runs and mate only with whom they want (not necessarily agreeable with your breeding project..lol). They have lots of character.
Bob Whitman imported them to Texas. Sadly he passed away and I believe they are now all gone. "