Lemurs are a type of primate found on Madagascar, an island about 250 miles off the southeastern coast of Africa. The smallest lemurs can fit into the palm of your hand, and weigh about an ounce. Lemurs are extremely social, as you can see in the one-minute video.
In the video you can see why having a lemur as a pet is probably not a good idea.
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“And out of the ground the LORD God formed every beast of the field, and every fowl of the air; and brought [them] unto Adam to see what he would call them: and whatsoever Adam called every living creature, that [was] the name thereof.” (Genesis 2:19)
The mouse lemur, 10 inches long from nose to tail.
“For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, [even] his eternal power and Godhead” (Romans 1:20a)
Dear Lord, how majestic is your name in all the earth. The heavens and earth declare your glory. Thank you that everything you do is exceedingly good. Thank you for the lemur, and for all your wonderful creatures. Through Jesus’ name by whom all things were made that were made, Amen.