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Small Mammals


Small mammals include Rats, mice, hamsters, gerbils, guinea pigs, hedgehogs, sugar gliders and rabbits 

  • Rats make sounds similar to laughter when they are happy. They can be cuddly with their owners and enjoy being held and petted.
  • If a mama hamster feels like her babies are in danger, she will put them in her cheek pouches and carry them away safely.

Trasmittable Diseases

Learn About Other Animals

Click below to learn more about the many different diseases that can spread between animals and humans.

Animals of Nevada