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30 Cutest Bunnies You’ll Want to Take Home

They're soft, cuddly, and irresistibly cute! These photogenic rabbits are guaranteed to make your day a little hoppier.

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Somebunny’s day is about to get a whole lot better

The Easter season generally gets people swooning over the cuteness of adorable bunnies, but we think cute bunny pictures can brighten your day all year long. Dogs and cats get a lot of fanfare for being irresistibly cute (and deservedly so), but we dare you not to say “awww” at these cute bunny pictures. For some more irresistible animals that you may not see as many cute photos of, we’ve got some heart-meltingly cute goat pictures, pig pictures, and just cute farm animals in general.

Before you resolve to add one of these adorable bunnies to your household, keep in mind that rabbits are a very different type of pet than cats and dogs. Unlike those animals, which are considered predators, rabbits are prey. It’s not in the furry little creatures’ nature to enjoy being picked up because that’s how predators capture them. You have to take a more deliberate approach to earn a bunny’s trust, according to the House Rabbit Society. Unless you’ve done thorough research on how to choose and care for a pet rabbit, stick to looking at these cute bunny pictures. Or move on to these cute alpaca pictures that will make your day!

Dutch RabbitNikonShutterman/Getty Images

Eyes of blue

The Dutch Rabbit is one of the most popular and recognizable breeds, according to the American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARBA). A Dutch rabbit named Bernie even graces the packages of Annie’s Homegrown Foods. We think a real-life one is even cuter, though!

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Baby rabbit in meadowMartin Ruegner/Getty Images

Picture-perfect

This little guy could be the model for a Russell Stover chocolate bunny.

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closeup of a tri colored dutch bunny chewing on a branch, popular dutch rabbit breed from the NetherlandsCharlotte Bleijenberg/Getty Images

Nibble nibble

The Harlequin rabbit comes in two gorgeous varieties—the Japanese and Magpie. The Japanese rabbit is orange or fawn and either black, blue, chocolate, or lilac. The Magpie is white and either black, blue, chocolate, or lilac and both varieties are around ten pounds of stunning beauty.

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Floppy ears

This Holland Lop bunny almost looks like a little puppy dog with those droopy ears, compact body, and round snuggleable face. The hallmark features help this Netherlands-originating breed rank as one of the top five most popular breeds in the ARBA.

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Paws-itively adorable

French Lop bunnies, like this one, are hardly dainty with massive, heavy-boned physiques and broad sturdy heads. But, hey, you gotta have a sturdy base to hold those thick, adorable ears that hang so low.

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Lion Head Rabbit OutdoorsJudyN/Getty Images

Crazy hair

It’s a far stretch from lion to a rabbit, but this petite little four-pounder sure is trying to come off as the king of the jungle with its distinctive mane!

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Gentle giant

Flemish Giant rabbits average around 14 pounds but are known to tip the scales at over 20 pounds. This one’s just a baby! The docile personality of the Flemish Giant has earned it the nickname “Gentle Giant,” and some say the breed acts more like a dog than a rabbit.

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Best buds

What’s better than one adorable bunny? Two adorable bunnies.

Gray Baby Bunning Sitting on White BackgroundCavan Images/Getty Images

Teeny-tiny

We’re melting over this little gray ball of fluff!

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More than meets the eye

This cutie is brown from head to toe, but its breed, the Himalayan, actually has the ability to change color! Most Himalayans are born with white fur, but depending on the climate or even changes in seasonal climates, their color can vary. A white rabbit living in a cold climate turns black, for example.

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Baby of Netherland Dwarf Rabbitxjrshimada/Getty Images

You lookin’ at me?

The sweet and delicate little bun-bun is a Netherland dwarf, the smallest breed of domesticated rabbits, weighing in at just two and a half pounds. We dare you not to smile at that face! Its adorable short round head and chubby cheeks, paired with those little-bitty perky ears, make these honey bunnies hard to resist.

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Chin-chillin’

The American Chinchilla rabbit, like this one, can be credited with the development of more breeds and varieties of rabbits worldwide than any other domestic breed, according to the ARBA. This salt-n-pepper hunka-bun is the rarest of all the Chinchilla breeds. But don’t confuse it with another small pet—the Chinchilla, who is actually a delightfully cute rodent.

Pet baby rabbit eating grassDanielle Kiemel/Getty Images

Don’t take a picture of me when I’m eating!

But you’re so cute—just this one!

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Posing for the camera

Regarded as the “King of the Rabbits,” the Rex was first shown at the Paris International Rabbit Show in 1924 and, soon after, introduced to swooning fans in the United States. The Rex can be shown in 16 color varieties that show off its Chinchilla-like fur. Shown here is a Mini Rex!

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Easter bunny red Thrianta rabbit with basket of fresh carrots and colored Easter eggsWestwindPhoto/Getty Images

Did someone say carrots?

There’s a new-ish breed hoppin’ down the bunny trail, and it’s turning heads with its brilliant fiery reddish fur. The Thrianta is the newest breed passed in 2005 by the ARBA Standards Committee since 1988. It was originally developed in Sweden for the Royal House of Orange-Nassau in the late 1930s.

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The perfect snow shot

This photogenic Angora rabbit has mastered the art of the stoic nature photo. It’s no surprise that these little guys’ fur is super soft and requires daily grooming to prevent painful knots. Bunny grooming is not for the faint of heart!

Rabit is enjoying the good weatherGregory Van Gansen/Getty Images

On alert

We don’t know what caught this gorgeous bunny’s attention, but it’s sure caught ours!

Funny white bunny on a green meadowserikbaib/Getty Images

Eye see you

The Target dog has nothing on this cutie!

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Close up of pet rabbit looking straight at camerapaul mansfield photography/Getty Images

Up close and personal

Well hi there!

Close-Up Of Sheep On FieldChin Heng Teoh/Getty Images

Hippity hop

You knew there had to be at least one picture of an adorable bunny mid-hop among these cute bunny pictures.

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British Wild Rabbit Eating Short GrassFiona McAllister Photography/Getty Images

Do I have something on my face?!

As a matter of fact, you do. And it might just be the cutest thing ever!

Cute rabbit sitting on brick wall and green field spring meadow / Easter bunny hunt for easter eggpanida wijitpanya/Getty Images

Peekaboo!

Just popping in to give you the warm and fuzzies.

Rabbit with surprise faceFernando Trabanco Fotografía/Getty Images

“When you remember it’s only Monday!”

Whaaaaaaat?!?!?! This bunny is ready for its introduction to our list of funny animal memes!

CUTE BUNNY ON THE SOFADavid-Prado/Getty Images

Best seat in the house

What do you mean, I’m not allowed to be on the couch?!

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A cliché of cuteness

We’re not sure where the magician is (maybe they’re taking the picture), but we all know the rabbit is the star of the show here.

Little adorable bunny rabbit with sun glasses stay on gray table with brown wood pattern as backgroundNarongrit Sritana/Getty Images

Cool as can be

This bunny’s got a real maverick look going on.

Snuggle bunnies

Cute bunny pictures don’t get any purer than this!

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Baby Rabbit in teacupAndrew Thomas/Getty Images

Care for a cuppa?

Now that’s a tiny bunny.

Rabbit looking through window pane in rainbocarti/Getty Images

Rain, rain, go away

This bunny knows exactly how we feel on rainy days!

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White BunnyAndrew Turnbull/Getty Images

Chubby bunny

You might be familiar with the marshmallow game, but personally, we prefer the real thing!

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Lisa Marie Conklin
Lisa Marie Conklin is a Baltimore-based writer who writes regularly about pets and home improvement for Reader's Digest. Her work has also been published in The Healthy, HealthiNation, The Family Handyman, Taste of Home, and Realtor.com., among other outlets. She's also a certified personal trainer and walking coach for a local senior center. Follow her on Instagram @lisamariewrites4food and Twitter @cornish_conklin.
Meghan Jones
Meghan Jones is a Staff Writer for RD.com who has been writing since before she could write. She graduated from Marist College with a Bachelor of Arts in English and has been writing for Reader's Digest since 2017. In spring 2017, her creative nonfiction piece "Anticipation" was published in Angles literary magazine.