The Lionhead rabbit exists in many varieties, colors and patterns. Many of these colors do also exist within other rabbit breeds. It is amazing to see how many varieties and colors breeders managed to develop. By visiting the shows and yearly conventions you have a chance to see and experience them in real life instead of viewing photos. However, in order to give you an idea of how amazing these different lionhead colors look we have created an overview by using color groups that is shown below.
Within the United States
Within the United States the Lionhead rabbit has recently been recognized as an official breed. Therefore there are less recognized varieties and colors when compared with the UK. The only varieties that are recognized are Ruby Eyed White (REW) and Tortoise (Blue, Black, Chocolate, Lilac). Several varieties and colors such as: Blue Eyed White, Chocolate, Sable Point, Seal, Siamese Sable, Smoke Pearl, Smoke Pearl Point are in what they Certification of Development, this means that these variety could be accepted and recognized after three successful presentations at American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA) conventions or shows.
Overview Lionhead varieties and colors
|Sable Agouti||Squirrel (blue chinchilla)|
|Black Tort||Blue Tort||Chocolate Tort|
|Chocolate Point||Sable Point||Seal|
|Siamese Sable||Smoke Pearl||Smoke Pearl Point(Blue point)|
|Black Otter||Blue Otter||Chocolate Otter|
|Fox (Tortoise Otter)||Sable Marten||Silver Marten|
|Smoke Pearl Marten|
|Fawn||Frosty (Frosted Pearl)||Orange|
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