The Netherland Dwarf is one of the smallest breeds of rabbit, weighing 2 - 2.5 pounds. It is a small, compact, stocky little bunny with a head distinctly full and rounded in profile. The eyes are round, bold and bright. The ears should be erect, of good substance, slightly rounded at the tips and two inches in length or less. It’s small size and easy going disposition make it an ideal pet for children. With the proper care these rabbits can live, on average, anywhere between 8-15 years.