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Gerry The Gerbil

I’m a rodent from Mongolia.

When I get excited I like to stamp my feet. I like hiding so my cage is quite small compared to the other rodents. In the wild we dig tunnels to sleep and bring up our young. Unlike most rodents, we will both raise our family together.


Class
Mammal
Order
Rodent
Food Group
Herbivore
Body Clock
Nocturnal (primarily)
Average Life Span

In the wild: 3 to 4 months

In captivity: 2 to 8 years

Weight
40g
Length
15 to 25cm
Special Ability
Excellent sense of smell