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Old 11-09-2009, 05:43 AM
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How high can a rabbit jump?


I was watching Pepper playing last night and I was wondering. How high can a rabbit jump.

Pepper can jump at least a foot high
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Old 11-09-2009, 06:49 AM
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Marsha can jump 28 inches. she just cleared two nic cube pannels last night.
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Old 11-09-2009, 06:57 AM
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I think we all need to measure our rabbits jumping
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Old 11-09-2009, 07:41 AM
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The three I have currently really aren't big jumpers. My netherland dwarf Zeus (RIP) was only 2 lbs but could jump crazy high. I never measured how high, but it was funny that such a little bunny could jump so high. And if he found something he couldn't jump up to, he was an expert climber too. He use to climb up the NIC panels like they where ladders.

But Barnaby, the lionhead, has never been much of a jumper. The two holland lops seem pretty content to stay on the ground for the most part, although Ziggy gets a decent amount of air when he's doing his happy jumps.
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Old 11-09-2009, 08:20 AM
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Ryo will not even jump one panel of nic cubes. (14inches) LOL
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Old 11-09-2009, 10:04 AM
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Boy that's high
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Old 11-09-2009, 02:21 PM
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Great thread! Our Hoppity has jumped on top of her cage before, which is like 21 inches. But has never jumped over her play yard, which is about 29 inches high. She doesn't usually jump up on things too much when shes running free in the house, she mostly just does her bunny 500 up and down the hallway, then plops herself on the tile floor. I think shes kinda afraid of heights, because sometimes when we clip her nails, we'll let her go on the couch and she doesn't usually jump down on her own.
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Old 11-09-2009, 03:18 PM
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Pepper is only 10 weeks old and she jumps down the sofa onto the carpeted floor, that's a pretty good hieght for a baby bunny
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Old 11-09-2009, 06:40 PM
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My little 6 year old Smudge can still clear 3 feet if he REALLY wants to! He has been pretty content though lately... He hasnt jumped the baby gate in front of my door yet LOL!
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Old 11-13-2009, 07:54 PM
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My bun Trixie jumps over the baby gate that we had out so that she doesn't go upstairs. Needless to say, she goes upstairs now, lol.
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Old 11-13-2009, 09:17 PM
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I used to have a rabbit that loved to jump high when she was young. She run fast until she was about one foot from the fence, then she would jump straight up in the air, spin, and come down facing another direction, and run off. Then she would do it all over again. She would do it about 6 times in a row. It sure looked funny!
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Old 11-14-2009, 08:46 AM
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I bet it dose! i think all rabbits have their own little quirks.
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Old 11-16-2009, 09:18 PM
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Yes by'!! I didnt think they could clear 2 NIC panels!! Both my pens are constructed 2 high but I have only had a problem last year when Acacia got up on her ledge and jumped over but it was only one she was jumping. Both will only jump up as far as the couch or my bed..
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Old 11-17-2009, 03:20 AM
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Pepper jumped on the sofa last night and the height of that 14 in"

That's the highest she has jumped.
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