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gerbil

Gerbillus spp. or Tatera spp.

Mongolian gerbil
Meriones unguiculatus; a small rodent, native to desert regions in Mongolia and China, related to the gerbil. Typically has an agouti coat but other colors have been developed. Have fully furred tails, ears and footpads. Called also jird.
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Three months after the Gerbil summit, Lyons, 33, of Bonnybridge, Lanarkshire, was jailed for 12 years for killing a van driver on the M74 motorway.
The gerbil has to pick a house and go in to that house.
Alexis: tacos, football, dog Frieda: apples, baseball, gerbil Erika: pizza, soccer, parakeet
A gerbil is police code for inoffensive lost property such as my phone charger, which vanished after a bag search.
Held at the Yorkshire Event Centre, Harrogate, on January 29 and 30, the two day competition will see approximately 3,000 gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters, mice, rabbits and rats on show.
The gerbils are just a few of the animals waiting for homes at the RSPCA's Great Ayton rehoming centre.
Next time you spot a gerbil in splints, just remember that my sweat and blood probably paid for the medical appliances.
Gerbil species were identified by photographs of live gerbils and by capture of 2.
Outrageous, explicit set pieces involve a penis extension device gone awry, leaving one character with a taffy-esque result; a gassy enema overdose; and, in the film's most explicit American Pie rift, Andy having his way with a freshly baked quiche only to have his parents walk in and notice that he also has a live gerbil shoved up his nether regions.
Do you think you've got the sweetest rat in Cardiff, or can your gerbil run rings around other furry creatures?
We trail around trying to decide whether to get a rabbit or gerbil instead.
The RSPCA Stubbington Ark is asking for donations of gerbil food and bedding for the animals, as well as more large tanks and suitable cages to house them