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'''Rabbits''' were long-eared, furry animals, also called 'coneys', that were as common in [[Middle-earth]] as they are today. A favourite dish of the [[Hobbits]].
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'''Rabbits''' were long-eared, furry animals, also called '[[Wiktionary:coney|coneys]]'. On [[7 March]] {{TA|3019}} in northern [[Ithilien]], [[Samwise Gamgee]] asked [[Gollum]] to bring him some food.  Gollum brought him two small rabbits which Sam proceeded to cook, to Gollum's intense displeasure.<ref>{{TT|IV4}}</ref>
  
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==Portrayal in adaptations==
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|File:The Hobbit - An Unexpected Journey - Rhosgobel Rabbits.jpg|"Rhosgobel Rabbits" in ''[[The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey]]''
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'''2012-14: [[The Hobbit (film series)|''The Hobbit'' (film series)]]:'''
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:[[Radagast]] drives a sled pulled by rabbits, referred to as the "[[Rhosgobel]] Rabbits".<ref>{{webcite|author=|articleurl=http://www.theonering.net/torwp/2013/01/03/67872-radagasts-racing-rhosgobel-rabbits-a-recreational-musher-looks-at-the-realities-of-bunny-sledding/|articlename=Radagast's Racing Rhosgobel Rabbits: A Recreational Musher Looks at the Realities of Bunny Sledding|dated=3 January 2013|website=TORN|accessed=11 March 2013}}</ref>
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Revision as of 23:17, 11 March 2013

Rabbits were long-eared, furry animals, also called 'coneys'. On 7 March T.A. 3019 in northern Ithilien, Samwise Gamgee asked Gollum to bring him some food. Gollum brought him two small rabbits which Sam proceeded to cook, to Gollum's intense displeasure.[1]

Portrayal in adaptations

Rabbits in adaptations
"Rhosgobel Rabbits" in The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey  

2012-14: The Hobbit (film series):

Radagast drives a sled pulled by rabbits, referred to as the "Rhosgobel Rabbits".[2]

References

  1. J.R.R. Tolkien, The Lord of the Rings, The Two Towers, "Of Herbs and Stewed Rabbit"
  2. "Radagast's Racing Rhosgobel Rabbits: A Recreational Musher Looks at the Realities of Bunny Sledding" dated 3 January 2013, TheOneRing.net (accessed 11 March 2013)