Swedish showjumping rabbits bounce into action

You might have seen them hopping around your garden, a field, or a local golf course. But have you ever seen a rabbit showjumping?

Or indeed, a Swedish rabbit showjumping? Well, you're about to.

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That's exactly what they were doing at Earls Court today. The bouncing bunnies flew in specially from Sweden to perform at the London Pet Show this weekend.

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Apparently the sport is quite popular in Scandinavia and the record for the highest ever jump - an impressive 99.5 centimeters is held by a Danish bunny.

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Watch the rabbits spring into action below. The first one goes to plan. The rabbit in the second video is a little reluctant to get going.