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See 7 weird things about kangaroo rats

Posted: 8:51 PM, May 02, 2016
Updated: 2016-05-03 02:51:02Z
See 7 weird things about kangaroo rats
See 7 weird things about kangaroo rats
See 7 weird things about kangaroo rats

Is there anything more gross than rats? Rats that can jump 9 feet in the air. Check out those feet!

Kangaroo rats call the Arizona desert their home, which means you can see them ALL over the state . These critters don't need much water to survive and store food in fur-lined pouches by their cheeks.

Watch the video above to see them in action! Check out those HOPS!

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