What a precious little animal! I’d never heard of kangaroo rat before my seven-year-old daughter and I researched desert animals and came across it. But, I’m glad we did! This one was loved by all with its compact little body, cute face, and long tail. =) Print and read up on the facts below!
Facts About Kangaroo Rats:
– Kangaroo Rats are only found in the western and southwestern U.S. deserts.
– They hop on their hind feet and use their tail for balance… just like kangaroos!
– They eat seeds and have a special talent of converting the dry seeds they eat into water.
– You can read up on kangaroo rats here.