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Best Gerbil Poems

Below are the all-time best Gerbil poems written by Poets on PoetrySoup. These top poems in list format are the best examples of gerbil poems written by PoetrySoup members

Ode to my Gerbil
I’m scum, I know, I am an ass
I knew through cardboard you could pass

You chewed and chewed a great big hole,
I wish I knew you...

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Categories: gerbil, absence, cat, death, grave,
Form: Ode

ode to a gerbil
little gerbil in a cage
running your wheel but full of rage
hate being locked up all the day
waiting for your big escape
wondering what it would be...

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© Jo Bien  Create an image from this poem.
Categories: gerbil, animals
Form: Rhyme
The Runaway Gerbil
There was a hole in your cage
And out ran you
Head held high and laughing
Like a gerbil would do
You hid behind the dryer
And maybe slept a...

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Categories: gerbil, adventure, animals, children, funny,
Form: Enclosed Rhyme
Life As A Gerbil
I would like to thank you for your visit.
I have removed these poems for a distant future book publication.
I believe we poets, can make a...

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Categories: gerbil, fantasy
Form: I do not know?
Word Squirrel
Rodents can be loquacious
That includes your average gerbil
They love to prattle, chat and blather
They really are quite verbal

Hamsters are talkative too
Just as garrulous as can...

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Categories: gerbil, animal, children, education, kid,
Form: Rhyme

Premium Member Quarantined
Another day like a gerbil on a wheel clip, 
Running 'round the house... 
Stayin' in the same place 

I think I'll go shovel some rain...

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Categories: gerbil, humor,
Form: Verse
The Two Gerbils and the Wheel
This is a story of sharing. This is a story of caring for one another and placing other's needs above our own. 

Once upon a...

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Categories: gerbil, animal, character, environment, children,
Form: Narrative
Premium Member CIRCLE OF LIFE
As a baby, love comes in soft and simple ways
A warm bottle, a hug, fresh sheet on which she lays.
The toddler, she matures, begins to...

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Categories: gerbil, baby, child, daughter, growing
Form: Monorhyme
Gran's Got Gerbils
 The following poem is based on a true story 

We were sitting down one evening when the phone began to ring,
“Hello mum,” said Father,...

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Categories: gerbil, childhood, family, father, children,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member A Guinea Pig Is Dead
In 1985, we had three daughters.
They were 5, 10, and 11.
So life was fun, of course.
Each daughter had a gerbil.
Flopsy, Crumbone and Taylor.
Don’t ask me...

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Categories: gerbil, 7th grade, 8th grade,
Form: I do not know?
Gerbils Poem
Gerbils poem

Two black eyes
Peep out of the bedding
A quivering nose
And not much more
A tail as thick
As a bit of string
It is a gerbil
Is it not?


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Categories: gerbil, animal,
Form: Name
What If Destiny
What If Destiny... 
Deeded Mine Singular Default Mode To...

Communicate (temporarily,
     strictly and hypothetically)
     merely allowing me to...

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Categories: gerbil, 12th grade, absence, betrayal,
Form: Elegy
My Girl Anna Conda
She is long, lean and very much into exercise
In body building contests, she always takes top prize
Now she is training for a Triathalon
Her mother coaches...

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Categories: gerbil, me, car, me,
Form: ABC
Wide Awake II
Insomnia isn't what this is...body feels the antithesis
   too many synapses tap dancing late
A recital of thoughts that wont disapate
  Body idle...

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Categories: gerbil, angst
Form: Free verse
Energized by light
run with power
The opponents become pawns on a grid
A universal world in our imaginations
Spinning at the speed of light
Not a gerbil running on...

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Categories: gerbil, science fiction
Form: Free verse
Meowing Cat 2
The gerbil is not food
She doesn't like you
You pounce and prey upon my friend
The gerbil is not food
You paw at her, but she will bite

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Categories: gerbil, pets,
Form: Triolet
the accumulant
as a child
the amazement with little things,
the wrapper on the present,
(instead of the present itself)
shiny objects & furry fuzzies,
all brought with them an
enjoyment which couldn’t...

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Categories: gerbil, life, , western,
Form: Free verse
It is like a Christmas present for the whole family
‘It’s like a Christmas present for the whole family!’

My nephew is ecstatic about the impending birth of his new brother or sister. The baby is...

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Categories: gerbil, baby,
Form: Haibun
Premium Member On- Caging Birds -- BOTH Audio and Text
I walked into a pet shop on a rainy afternoon and spotted - on a sign - the following words:
“Dogs and cats of every breed...

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Categories: gerbil, bird,
Form: Verse
Premium Member End of the Line
Myrtle's gerbil
  ~ wasn't fertile...

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Categories: gerbil, baby, humor,
Form: Epitaph
Recollections of a Pekingese
Recollections of a Pekingese

Remembering she loved me so.
Alone and frightened in that shop,
Hidden like a gerbil, laying low.
While wishing someone kind would stop.

I barked and...

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Categories: gerbil, animalsme, me,
Form: Quatrain
pays to be me,in defeat,do you scream.lean, plaeser,a hellbent 
ceaser,weezer,the band,my biggest are they/they repay from 
scratch,did it catch?where are they?doing it/when?where/give in,care.see the...

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Categories: gerbil, funny,
Form: ABC
Premium Member Pet Lives
An average human lives around seven dog lives,
four to six cat lives, over twenty gerbil lives
but only three or four chinchilla lives, 
if our lone...

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Categories: gerbil, life, pets,
Form: Free verse
a very silly poem based on Fuzzy Wuzzy was a Bear
Fuzzy Wuzzy was a bear
Fuzzy Wuzzy had no hair
Fuzzy Wuzzy wasn't very
fuzzy, was he!


Fuzzy Wuzzy was a ducky
(warm underwater-- how lucky!)

Fuzzy Wuzzy was a gerbil

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Categories: gerbil, animal, funny, silly,
Form: Rhyme
          So very true, both color and

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Categories: gerbil, fashion, humor,
Form: Couplet