Swimming in a small pond on a very warm day
Swimming in a little pond. After this it quickly went back to his hole
This little one keeps popping his head up. This is about the best shot I have so far of the tail.
Ochrotomys nuttalli, the Golden mouse; Lake county, Florida; 19 April 2015. http://phostracks.com.
In miners pit pond.
I was out in my back yard and saw this dead rat. It has a long dark tail and gray fur.
Lab hamster named King King Quisha, aka Chiquita.
The Cricetidae are a family of rodents in the large and complex superfamily Muroidea. It includes true hamsters, voles, lemmings, and New World rats and mice. At almost 600 species, it is the second largest family of mammals, and has members throughout the New World, Asia, and Europe.