The cottontail is most active in the evening or early morning.
Foremost among the needs of the cottontail are food and cover.
Keep this in mind when next you meet a Cottontail, and get a photograph.
By this time they are about the weight and size of a cottontail rabbit.
Down on Connecticut earth, however, the mark was that of the cottontail rabbit.
And the further it spreads the more safe country there is for the Cottontail.
The cottontail may also be taken in a spring pole snare, such as shown in the cut.
I'm sorry to tell you, Mrs. Cottontail, that your husband has gout.
(Cottontail had married a black rabbit, and gone to live on the hill).
The jackrabbit was a pest, but the cottontail was worth getting.