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The Animals

broad-toothed rat

broad-toothed rat
Broad-toothed Rats:
  • remain active under the snow during winter;
  • feed grass into their mouths end first with their forepaws;
  • eat 50-70% of their body weight in grass each day; and
  • sleep in nests of shredded grass.

Further information about the broad-toothed rat can be found at these sites:

Threats which affect this animal in this Menagerie™ ADD-ON Habitat are:

Foxes - eat native animals, compete with native animals for food and shelter and may spread disease


This animal lives in these habitats:

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