Wrap Yourself in a Rabbit Fur Blanket

A wilderness survival instructor describes how to turn jackrabbit hides into a Paiute-style rabbit fur blanket.

rabbit fur blanket - cutting fur strip
Before you can make a rabbit fur blanket, you need to separate the fur from the rabbit. Pull each rabbit hide into a knife embedded in a stump, to produce an inch-wide strip of fur.
Photo by Larry J. Wells