The Arctic Hare is Adapted Largely to Polar and Mountainous Habitats.


The arctic hare (polar rabbit) is a species of hare which is adapted largely to polar and mountainous habitats. The beautiful arctic hare survives with a thick coat of fur and frequently digs holes in the ground or under snow to keep warm and sleep. Arctic hares same like rabbits but have shorter ears, but taller when standing and can thrive in cold climates. The lovely arctic hare is one of the largest living lagomorphs, and on average measures from 43 to 70 cm. They normally travel together with many other hares, occasionally huddling with dozens or more, but are typically found alone taking in some cases, more than one partner.

The arctic hare can run up to 60 KM per hour. Its predators include the arctic wolf, arctic fox, and ermine. Usually, the arctic hare has been important to Native Americans. These fairly plenteous animals are hunted as a food source and for their fur, which is used to make clothing. Foods are scares in arctic but hare diet contains primarily of woody plants also include buds, berries, leaves, and grasses. The arctic hare lives over the tundra regions of Greenland and northernmost parts of Canada and Southern Labrador. Its coat color moulting and growing new fur from brown or grey in the summer to white in the winter, similar some other arctic animals including ermine and ptarmigan, enabling it to remain camouflaged as their environments change.arctic-hare_218_600x450 The arctic hare The arctic hare1 The arctic hare3 The arctic hare4 The arctic hare5 The arctic hare6 The arctic hare7 The arctic hare8 The arctic hare9 The arctic hare10 The arctic hare11 The arctic hare12 The arctic hare13 The arctic hare14 The arctic hare15 The arctic hare16 The arctic hare17 The arctic hare18 The arctic hare19 The arctic hare20 The arctic hare21 The arctic hare22 The arctic hare23 The arctic hare24 The arctic hare25 The arctic hare26 The arctic hare27 The arctic hare28 The arctic hare29 The arctic hare30 The arctic hare31 The arctic hare33 url

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