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Smallest (Cutest!) Rodent in the World

The pygmy jerboa is the smallest rodent in the world, and we’re thinking perhaps the cutest as well. We only hope that these little guys aren’t so cute that people start coveting them as pets. What do you think?

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2:47AM PDT on Apr 21, 2013

no video anymore,thank you

12:19PM PST on Jan 31, 2013

I love the many animal videos shown but I REALLY WISH people would not get too close to the subjects with their cameras/phones. The 'out of focus' shots are awful folks!

1:08PM PDT on May 3, 2012


6:11AM PDT on Mar 23, 2011

beautie cutie

5:56AM PDT on Mar 23, 2011

Ironically, when I viewed this vid it was accompanied by a GoogleAd for rodent control. Sad.

8:26PM PDT on Mar 22, 2011

I think people will be scouring the desert, looking for these tiny creatures so they can keep them as pets. Watch out Jerboas!

7:11AM PST on Mar 2, 2011

Sweet! ;)

5:43PM PST on Jan 20, 2011


7:32PM PST on Jan 5, 2011

So sweet :)

4:47AM PST on Jan 4, 2011

Cute, cuddly, but size alone means special handling and protection. Wombats and Capibara for example, are big enough to be seen and not accidentally crushed or lost.

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