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post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-15-2011, 03:46 PM Thread Starter
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A friend of mine found this in her yard today. Is it just a big mouse or something else?
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post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-15-2011, 04:30 PM
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that is the oddest thing iv ever seen looks like a gaint mouse...

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post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-15-2011, 05:55 PM
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reminds me of a hamster lol but I think its a field or deer mouse Let me see what I can find for you ...

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post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 10-16-2011, 07:16 AM
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I think its too big to be a mouse from the size of it on the porch planks.

Possibly Rattus Rattus depending on where you live? or a juvenile Rattus Norvegicus?

Black rat/Roof rat

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hamster, mouse, rat, rodent

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