What Is: Albino

In Rabbits, albinos, also known as white rabbits are rabbits that lack pigmentation in the fur, skin, and eyes. Albino rabbits have white fur, pink eyes, and pink nose.

This trait is caused by a recessive gene that prevents the production of melanin, which gives color to the skin, hair, and eyes.

Albino rabbits are more sensitive to light and are more susceptible to certain health problems, such as skin cancer, because of their lack of pigment.

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