1. According to scientists, the meadow jumping mouse resembles a kangaroo rat.
2. They are known for their long hind legs for enormous jumps. Though there is a disagreement, some people think this mouse can jump six to twelve whole feet ! But it can also walk through the grass without jumping at all.
3. A baby mouse is called a kitten, a pinkie, or a pup. A male is called a buck and a female is called a doe. A group of meadow jumping mice are called a mischief, a horde, a harvest, a colony, or a nest.
4. The meadow jumping mouse is the onlymammal to have eighteen teeth.
5. This mouse is the most widely distributed mouse in North America.