The long-tailed tit is easily recognizable with its distinctive coloring, a tail that is bigger than its body, and undulating flight. Gregarious and noisy residents, long-tailed tits are most usually noticed in small, excitable flocks of about 20 birds.
Holding on for what seems like dear life this tiny harvest mouse, although only a few feet off the ground, is grasped by his tail and supported by his comrades until they can’t hang on any longer. Photos taken by Jean-Louis Klein & Marie-Luce Hubert.
As if walking on stilts, a tiny Eurasian harvest mouse perches itself between two stalks of grass on Oct. The Eurasian harvest mouse has a prehensile tail (meaning the animal can use it to grasp things) and broad feet that allow it to climb
portrait - Mr Jingles by sue warner. This little mouse was in the 'The Green Mile' He was the cleverest and oldest mouse in the world! and could do lots of tricks, one of them was to retrieve a cotton spool from across the room. (I love rodents.