Perlfee Rabbit | Rare Rabbit Breed | Perlfee For Sale

Perlfee Rabbit | Rare Rabbit Breed | Perlfee For Sale

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Perlfee Bunny Rabbits for Sale
Rare Rabbit Breed – Perlfee Bunnies

Perlfee Rabbit Information

SizeSmall – 5 ½ to 8 Pounds
Body TypeCompact
Fur ColorsGrayish Blue – Light, Medium, or Dark
Eye ColorsGray / Blue with Ruby Glow
Ear TypeErect with Rounded Tips – 4 to 5 inches
Breed Associations None that we are aware of.
Notes:Perlfee Bunnies are a recognized breed by the British Breeders Council but not by the American Rabbit Breeders Association.
The Perlfee Rabbit Breed
Rabbit Breed – Perlfee

History of The Perlfee Breed

This beautiful and rare rabbit breed originated in the early 1900s in Germany. At that time the pelts of Siberian Flying Squirrels were quite valuable, and local rabbit breeders crossed various other rabbit breeds in an attempt to recreate that valuable pelt.

Lucky for us, they came pretty darn close to the beauty of the Siberian Squirrel, and the fur of the Perlfee is silky smooth, dense, and certainly luxurious.

The most distinctive feature of their fur is that the longer protective hairs (called Guard Hairs) have both dark gray and light gray tips giving these beautiful bunnies a pearlescent appearance where they seem to change color as you move around the rabbit.

Picture of a Perlfee Rabbit
Perlfee Rabbit Breed

Perlfee Rabbits For Sale

Finding Perlfee Rabbits for sale outside of Great Britain is very difficult.

Normally we recommend purchasing a pet bunny rabbit from a reputable rabbitry near you, but in America, this is going to be really hard.

We’ve had Wayne & Carolyn Wright from Smithville, Texas contact us to let us know that they have been breeding Perlfee Bunnies in the US since 2002, but are not yet ready to offer those bunnies for sale, though they hope to have some available in the Fall of 2020.

This Perlfee breeder has a breeding pair of Perlfee Rabbits that they bought in the US and then added three more imported all the way from the UK to strengthen their ideal color.

Perlfee Rabbits exceptionally rare rabbits in the US, and if you find one you can expect to pay around $300.

While the American Perlfee Breeders in Texas wish to remain anonymous at this time, they were kind enough to share some pictures of their current Perlfee Bunnies.

Signup for the Rabbit Pro Emails, and we’ll let you know when we hear about Perlfee Rabbits actually being for sale in America.

If you breed and sell Perlfee Rabbits in the United States (or anywhere else in the world) contact us here. We’d love to include your contact information here.

Other ways that you might be able to find Perlfee Bunnies For Sale Near You:

  • Contact your local 4-H Club
  • Look for Local Animal Swaps
  • Search your Local Craig’s List
  • Search Facebook Rabbit Groups

Best of luck!

~The Rabbit Pros


My name is Stacey Davis and my family has kept rabbits for decades. Here on we share our love of rabbits, our experience, and lots of research to help you enjoy your pet bunny even more.

2 thoughts on “Perlfee Rabbit | Rare Rabbit Breed | Perlfee For Sale

    1. That’s so exciting. Would you be willing to share a picture that I could add to this article? You can email me at

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