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These baby mice bawl loudly — and Mum rushes over

Female adult deer mouse nursing her young

North American deer mouse pups have been found to ‘cry’ in squeaks during their first nine days of life. Credit: Bob Gurr/All Canada Photos/Alamy

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Nature 615, 376 (2023)



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