How Big Do Gerbils Get?

How big do gerbils get?

When they are born, they usually weigh between 2.5 to 3.5g. They are born without hair, without sight and without the ability to hear.

Over the next four weeks, their ears and eyes will open, hair will start to grow. They will also begin to suckle.

From four weeks old, they will start to increase in size daily now they have begun taking food.

They will reach full size by 6 months, which is when they reach full maturity.

At full maturity, gerbils typically weigh between 56 grams and 113 grams. Their body typically measures between 10-15cm and their tail is around the same length.