Zeaman, John.

From Pests to Pets : How Small Mammals Became our Friends - John Zeaman. - New York : Franklin Watts, 1998. - 64 p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm. - Before they were pets . - Zeaman, John. Before they were pets. .

Pets - Small Animals

Includes bibliographical references (p. 57-59) and index.

Provides an overview of how various small mammals--including gerbils, hamsters, guinea pigs, mice, rabbits, rats, and ferrets--have evolved into animals that are kept as pets.

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Pets--Juvenile literature.
Mammals--Juvenile literature.
Domestic animals--Juvenile literature.
Mammals.
Pets.
Domestication.

SF416.2 / .Z425 1998

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