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they should be somehwhere between 6 months (or when the rabbit stops growing), but if you want to breed the rabbit fro meat and fur you can breed them earlier. Breeding to early will stunt growth.

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Q: How old do Silver Fox Rabbits have to be to be mature enough to breed?
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