Woolly hare

Woolly hare

Order : Lagomorpha
Family : Leporidae
Species : Lepus oiostolus


The Woolly hare is listed as Least Concern (LR/lc), lowest risk. Does not qualify for a more at risk category. Widespread and abundant taxa are included in this category, on the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species

Namings for the woolly hare
A young / baby of a woolly hare is called a 'leveret'. The females are called 'doe or jill' and males 'buck or jack'. A woolly hare group is called a 'band or down'.
China, India and Nepal

Facts about the woolly hare

Tibetan hare (Lepus oiostolus) is sometimes so tame that you can almost step on it.

Woolly Hare or Lepus oiostolus is listed on the IUCN Red list (1996) as Lower Risk/Least Concern .

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The Woolly Hare is wide-ranging, and often travels on the mountain slopes.

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