Utah State University Extension
This fact sheet explains the difference between rabbits and hares and describes their conflicts with humans, methods to prevent damage including excluding, repelling, or removing, and population control. It also describes Tularemia, a disease caused by infection of a bacteria Franisella tularenis.
Frey, S. Nicole, "Cottontails and Jackrabbits" (2016). All Current Publications. Paper 1592.