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Offline Chipster-roo

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Sharing burrows
« on: November 06, 2018, 05:50:40 PM »
Here's something I've been thinking about recently.

The rabbits at Watership Down probably share burrows with others.  I highly doubt any of them would sleep alone, but who would be together?

The most obvious possibility are couples.  Hazel, Primrose and the kittens would share a burrow, and so would, after the end of the series, Bigwig and Spartina, and Blackberry and Campion.  Also, the odds are that Hazel and Fiver probably would have shared a burrow early on, before Hazel and Primrose mated.

But there are still lots of rabbits who aren't in couples, but would probably still sleep together.

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Re: Sharing burrows
« Reply #1 on: November 06, 2018, 06:35:47 PM »
Although Hawkbit had Clover, I do not think he stopped sharing the burrow with Dandelion x3
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