Prairie dogs only weigh 1.5 to 2.5...


January 23, 2002


1. Prairie dogs only weigh 1.5 to 2.5 pounds.

2. Prairie dogs are considered endangered due to loss of habitat.

3. Some prairie dog towns can reach the size of five city blocks!

do you KNOW?

How many prairie dog pups are in a litter?

Answer: The size of prairie dog litters range from one to six pups.

learn MORE!

Visit the prairie dogs at the Baltimore Zoo.

Read Prairie Dogs by Dorothy Hinshaw Patent.

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