Educational Ambassador: Poppy
(Oryctolagus cuniculus domesticus)
Poppy's Personal History
Species: Oryctolagus cuniculus domesticus
Age: Born in July 2012
Weight: ~1.8-2.0kg (4.0lbs-4.4lbs)
Location bred: Lakeville, MN
History: Poppy is a domestic rabbit that was acquired to be an ambassador animal. She helps represent the Eastern Cottontail Rabbit, which is a native Minnesota rabbit that does not do well in captivity.