Baby mice drink milk that is produced by their mother until they are old enough to start eating solid food. As they become old enough to digest solid food, they start to eat bread, wheat and corn. If it is a wild baby mouse, what they eat depends on the area that they live in and the season. If it is a pet mouse, both solid and liquid food is available for purchase at pet stores.Continue Reading
Wild baby mice rely solely on their mother to bring them food until they are finally old enough to go out and look for food themselves. The mother mouse has to carry the food back to the babies because mice do not vomit.
According to Pest World, female mice are able to give birth when they are just 2 months old. On average, mice give birth five to 10 times a year. Mice have very high metabolisms, so they need to eat around 15 to 20 times a day. Due to this need to eat so often, most wild mice build their homes near a food source. This is often why mice choose to build their nests within people's homes, where food is plentiful.Learn more about Rodents
Baby whales, or calves, are nursed by their mothers by either using their tongues to latch onto their mother's nipple or allowing the milk to be injected into their mouths as they float unattached next to the nipple. Calves are unable to search for their own food and rely upon their mothers' milk to survive.Full Answer >
Baby hamsters are known as pups, and they are born without any hair or teeth. They develop teeth and begin to grow hair when they are between 11 and 14 days old, and their eyes open when they are about 14 days old.Full Answer >
Baby beavers are called kittens, or "kits" for short. Female beavers give birth to litters of two to five kits. Newborn kits stay inside their lodge for the first month of life.Full Answer >
Baby field mice are nursed by their mothers for the first three weeks of their lives. After this, they eat the field mouse's usual diet of seeds, nuts, roots, cereals, fruit, insects and other small invertebrates. To aid in digestion, the mice will eat their own feces.Full Answer >