How small is the pygmy shrew?

Answer The pygmy shrew, the smallest of American mammals, is between 1 inch and 1 1/4 inch long. The tail takes up about a third of that length. The average pygmy shrew weighs 3 g.Source:BioKIDS, Universi... Read More »

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What is a Savi's pygmy shrew?

The Savi's pygmy shrew, also called the white-toothed pygmy shrew or Etruscan pygmy shrew, is the smallest of mammals in terms of mass, according to the Spectacular Planet website. This member of t... Read More »

How much does a pygmy shrew weigh?

According to Discover Life, the pygmy shrew is the smallest mammal in North America and one of the smallest in the world by weight. Adult pygmy shrews weigh about the same as a dime, approximately ... Read More »

What is the largest population that a pygmy shrew can have?

Pygmy shrews are very illusive and not much information is known about their reproductive and social behaviors. According to studies done in Ontario, Canada, population of pygmy shrews are dense wi... Read More »

How long after exposure could I come down with the dreaded Pygmy Shrew Flu?

if it burrowed in the backdoor it will be rather rapid i think ..