Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Pygmy Jerboa



"OMG" means "Oh my gosh!" and it is what I said when I saw this little critter. It's a five-toed pygmy jerboa, an endangered species of rodent found in China, Kazakhstan, and Mongolia. This one weighs 3.2 grams and values cleanliness next to ohmygoshliness.

2 comments:

Nikki-Nicole said...

I just saw this yesterday, I was going to send it to you! It looks like a baby chick and a mouse!

Anonymous said...

It is so important to watch where you are walking.This little guy is so adorable.Be careful he/she is not underfoot.I hope there is one hiding in my closet.