March hare! Adorable snaps of fluffy hare playing in the snow will melt your heart

Talk about a March hare! These adorable snaps of a fluffy hare playing in the snow will melt your heart.

The snowy hare

The snowy hare

The fuzzy little hare’s fur was so white it almost blended into the snowy mountain, as he hopped around in the deep snowfall.

The snowy hare

The snowy hare

The cute pictures of the mountain hare were taken by photographer Phil Morgan, from Bridgend, South Wales, in the Scottish Cairngorm Mountains.

Two playing hares

Two playing hares

Phil, 47, said: “I think they look quite magical – it was a wonderful experience photographing the hare.

The snowy hare

The snowy hare

“Some were so friendly they let me get within about three metres of them – most run a mile when you get within 100 metres!

The snowy hare

The snowy hare

“I trekked for an hour through knee-deep snow to get to the top of the mountain, where the hares were located.

Photographer Phil Morgan

Photographer Phil Morgan

“These mountain hares are the UK’s only true arctic mammal.”