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Mouse Cage Calculator


Cage Calculator


Note: This calculator is presented to you as a minimum. It supports your average sized pet shop fancy mouse, weighing around 25 grams. Some mice are less active and some more. Larger or more active mice will *need* more space.

To read more about the calculator and find links to housing and toy ideas for your mouse, visit this page: http://petmousefanciers.forumotion.com/t997-cage-calculator#2354

Length of home:
Width of home:
(height and shelves are irrelevant)
# of Mice:


Mouse Cage Calculator

Quick look up of tank dimensions


Gallons Size # of Mice
5 1/2 16 x 8 1*
10 20 x 10 3
15 24 x 12 4
20 H 24 x 12 4
20 L 30 x 12 5
29 H 30 x 12 5
30 H 30 x 12 5
30 L 36 x 18 9
40 H 36 x 18 9
40 L 48 x 13 9
50 H 36 x 18 9
50 L 48 x 18 13
55 48 x 12 8
60 40 x 16 9
75 48 x 18 13
90 48 x 18 13
100 60 x 18 16

*We don't recommend 5g tanks (or their equivalent
in floor space for any habitat) for long term use by pet caregivers.
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