I can be found in different varieties and in many countries mainly the deserts of Asia.

I love to dig so I live underground. I can store large amounts of food in my cheeks to take back underground for storage. I have very poor eyesight to spot predators but I’m very fast and nimble.

Class

Mammal

Family

Lagamorpha

Food group

Omnivore

Body Clock

Nocturnal

Life Span

2 to 3 years

Body Weight

0.02 to 0.045 kg

Length

5-6cm

Unique Traits

Can store large amounts of food in their cheeks for transport.

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