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Gross question?

Meece17Meece17 Lemming
Hi, question about poo here:P Is mouse dropping supposed to be shiny/ moist? Or more like hamster hard droppings?

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  • AnnBAnnB Mouse
    Posts: 962
    My mice have always done slightly softer droppings than my old Syrian hamster.
  • SarahnashSarahnash Lemming
    Posts: 321
    I don't have a hamster so cannot compare. I can say my girls do quite soft poos which are shiny. You can easily squish them and I do whilst picking them up. But with most icky things in life, it washes off :)
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  • racingmouseracingmouse Mouse
    Posts: 1,229
    As long as they are `formed` and not runny, they can sometimes have a softer look/feel, yes. x
  • MouseLoverMouseLover Lemming
    Posts: 188
    They often are shiny/moist, yes. I think they dry out though, as when I clean/spot clean their cage, I only find dry ones.
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  • Meece17Meece17 Lemming
    Posts: 34
    Ok great. I was worried because I thought it was bad. They must be a bit different than hammys <:-P
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