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The ears of the deer mouse are covered with find hair and are relatively large in proportion to the rest of its body. Deer mice are found in a wide variety of habitats such as forests, woodlands, grasslands, and arid tropical areas.
They are mostly nocturnal and are active all year round. They feed on seeds, nuts, berries, fruits, insects and other small invertebrates.
Did you know?
The skin on a deer mouse's tail can slip off so they can escape from predators.