Chase the Rabbit

Common in central Missouri.Good for intermediate dancers

Call Explanation
Couple 1, balance and swing
Chase the rabbit, chase the squirrel, chase that pretty girl round the world (alternate call: gent around two and the lady drop through, lady round two and the gent drop through) Gent 1 drops hands with his lady and she follows him between couple 2, and around lady 2. He continues around gent to while she drops between the couple.  She’s now ahead of him:  she continues around the couple again.  This time, she goes around both, while her gent drops between the couple to meet her in the center, where they join hands and….
Circle up four Pick up couple 2 to circle four, to the left, halfway around.
Do-si-do (can also be called as follows: right to your opposite (all the way around), and left to your own (all the way around), and right to your opposite, swing your own.) This can be called a do-si-do, but is a couple figure as described.
Couple 1, on to the next Couple one repeats the figure with couples 3 and 4, then
Break  A “break” is performed between repetitions of the figure.  After the break, the figure will repeat, starting with the second couple, then another break, then the third, and so on.