Mountain Cottontail

Sylvilagus nuttallii

This confident little rabbit has been hanging around the past few days. The last one we saw was being given a free, circle-of-life, air-ride by Mr. Owl. Stay alert little guy!

Conservation Status: G5 (click here to learn what G5 means)

Order: Lagamorpha

Order Description: Lagamorphs

Family: Leporidae

Family Description: Rabbits and Hares

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