Animals,Mammals

Antelope jackrabbit (Lepus alleni)

The antelope hare is a of North American species. The male and female antelope hares are identical in appearance. The antelope hare has a white belly, light grey sides, a black splattered back and an orange coloration on the neck and chest.

Habitat:

Dry areas (especially in areas with a lot of thicket), they live in burrows that they themselves usually do with a depth of about 1 meter.

Diet:

The antelope hare feeds on cacti, grasses and other leafy vegetation. This species has been observed digging and eating soil in an attempt to ingest minerals and other nutrients

Location:

It is found in undeveloped areas or generally contiguous to the unpopulated where it can easily escape.