What animal eats rabbits?


Quick Answer

Foxes, bobcats, dogs, hawks and owls are various predators of rabbits. Snakes, crows and red squirrels consume rabbits on occasion. Humans also kill many rabbits, both deliberately as small game hunters and inadvertently when they run them over with their cars.

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What animal eats rabbits?
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Rabbits do not often survive beyond 3 years of age. To offset the losses due to predation, rabbits have very high reproductive rates. Females can have up to seven litters each year, although the average is three or four. Rabbits often become pregnant immediately after giving birth. Rabbits mature very quickly, and females are capable of reproducing at 2 to 3 months of age.

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