May 26, 2017
Author: Sam Killian, M.D.
Rabbit Has Died” is a lesser used phrase to denote finding out one
- During a test used in the 1930s, the “Rabbit’s
Test,” a rabbit was injected with a potentially pregnant woman’s
urine. If the woman was pregnant, the rabbit would begin
displaying signs of pregnancy itself.
test required killing the rabbits to visualize the ovaries, hence
the term “Rabbit Done Died”.