The house mice are one of the most common species of the Rodents found on Earth. They have the unique characteristics like pointed snout, long and almost hairless tail and little round ears. Although they are wild animals, however, as the name represents, a house mouse is a small mammal that mostly lives in the human habitat.
After human beings, they are considered as the widely spread mammals. They are found everywhere from Asia to all other continents. Aside from this, they have been used as very common laboratory subjects. From centuries they have been a great help in the scientific studies as most of the experiments are firstly performed on them.
Furthermore, the house mouse is kept as the pet by various people. However, in the laboratory, they are vital model organisms in the field of medicine and biology. Every experiment relates to the area of biology and medicine that is meant to be useful for the humans, is firstly tested on these animals.