The coat is extra-short, dense, soft and shiny, with a velvety/satin appearance. Hair should measure less than 1.3 cm in length. Currently, 16 varieties of coloration are accepted by the American Rabbit Breeders Association (ARA), such as beaver (coat color similar to the Beaver), chinchilla (coat color similar to the Chinchilla), white, chocolate, broken (colors accepted by the race with white - bicolor - or white together with two colors - tricolor), lilac ("dilution" of the chocolate color), red, blue ("dilution" of the black color), among others.
Its short coat does not require very intense care, one brush a week is enough to remove loose hair, dirt and keep it shiny and healthy. In times of shedding, the ideal is to increase the weekly frequency of brushing. The other care is the same as recommended for every rabbit. In addition to researching the species and its particularities in reliable sources (eg books, articles, breeders, websites, etc.) ) specialist in unconventional pets (wild and exotic) for information on how to raise them properly to meet all your needs and provide a good quality of life.