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Jerboa


This small, sand-colored rodent has long hind legs and large ears. Its tufted tail is longer than the animal itself.

Jerboa CR 1/6

XP 65
N Diminutive animal
Init +7; Senses low-light vision, scent; Perception +6

DEFENSE

AC 17, touch 17, flat-footed 14 (+3 Dex, +4 size)
hp 3 (1d8–1)
Fort +1, Ref +5, Will +2

OFFENSE

Speed 20 ft.
Melee bite –1 (1d2–5)
Space 1 ft.; Reach 0 ft.

STATISTICS

Str 1, Dex 16, Con 8, Int 2, Wis 15, Cha 3
Base Atk +0; CMB –1; CMD 4
Feats Improved Initiative
Skills Acrobatics +11, Perception +6; Racial Modifiers +4 Acrobatics, +4 Perception

ECOLOGY

Environment warm deserts
Organization solitary, pair, or burrow (3–8)
Treasure none

Jerboas are desert rodents that live in burrows and hop around on long, thin legs. At night, they emerge from their burrows to eat plants and hunt insects under the light of the moon. Jerboas generally live to be around 6 years old.

A jerboa is 6 inches long, has a 1-foot-long tail, and weighs between 1 and 3 ounces.

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