Classroom Animals and Pets -Mammals



Mice... I don't have an info page up yet,
but you can read about our first class mouse on the Member's Showcase.



Gerbils... coming later
Guinea Pigs... coming later
Hedgehogs... contributions needed

Mammals: The 1989 World Book Dictionary definition of a Mammal is:

1. any one of a class of animals that are warm-blooded, that have a backbone, that usually have hair, that feed their young with milk from the mother’s breasts. Human beings, horses, cattle, dogs, lions, bats, rats, cats, and whales are mammals.
(originally - Anglicization of Mammalia, plural, ultimately <Latin mamma breast)

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This page revised December 1998.