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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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Gerbils love to play, chasing each other around, wrestling and boxing.
Uninfected control gerbil remained clinically healthy up to the end of the experimental period and was euthanized at day seventeen.
Three months after the Gerbil summit, Lyons, 33, of Bonnybridge, Falkirk, was jailed for 12 years for killing a van driver on the M74 motorway.
The midday gerbil (Meriones meridianus Pallas, 1773) is medium-sized in the genus, with a head and body length of approximately 120 mm.
A gerbil is police code for inoffensive lost property such as my phone charger, which vanished after a bag search.
streaming down the hallway, but the gerbil was stiff.
The gerbil has to pick a house and go in to that house.
Inside the bedroom she requested the defendant open the wardrobe, and two hamster cages were on top of each other with a hamster and a gerbil inside.
The gerbils are just a few of the animals waiting for homes at the RSPCA's Great Ayton rehoming centre.
be able to provide basic nursing care to a hamster or gerbil.
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.