Did you know?
Mole rats have a colony structure that includes 1 breeding pair, workers, and non-workers that protect the female!
Ainslie Brosig - for years of dedicated service to the Erie Zoo
April 2020 : Kerry DeMarco
June 2020 : Amy & Ann Brown
September 2020 : Chase Merriman; Bill & Judy Thomas
December 2020 : Susanne Kuligowski
March 2021 : The DeMarco Family
Underground arid regions of Somalia, Ethiopia and Kenya in Africa
3-4 inches long
Up to 10 years
roots and vegetation
3-15 babies after a 70 day gestation
There are no immediate threats to this species