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examples of rodents [1]click to hear

examples of rodents [1] jerboa squirrel hamster chipmunk field mouse

jerboa click to hear

Rodent found in the deserts of Asia and Africa adapted for hopping and able to survive without drinking water.

squirrel click to hear

Mostly vegetarian rodent found in woods and forests around the world, except in Australia; some squirrels move about by gliding from tree to tree.

hamster click to hear

Rodent of the Eurasian steppes sometimes domesticated and used for laboratory experiments; it stores its food in its cheek pouches.

chipmunk click to hear

Small, mainly vegetarian North American rodent found in hardwood forests and bushes.

field mouse click to hear

Rodent found in woods and fields; it moves about by hopping and can cause serious crop damage.