Himalayan rabbits are a breed of domestic rabbit that are known for their distinctive color pattern. They are a small to medium-sized breed, typically weighing between 4-6 pounds, with a compact and well-proportioned body. They have a short, dense coat that requires minimal grooming to maintain. They come in a variety of colors, including black, blue, chocolate, and lilac, with each color having dark points on the face, ears, feet and tail. They are known for being docile, friendly, and easy to handle. They have a calm temperament and make great pets for families or individuals. They are also good for showing, and are known for their distinctive color pattern. They have a lifespan of around 8-12 years and are known for being hardy and adaptable, making them well-suited for indoor living. They are also known for their high fertility and fast growth rate, making them a good choice for meat production.