See Guinea Pig / Hamster.

To see a gerbil in your dream symbolizes repressed emotions. You are distancing yourself from others so that you won’t end up getting hurt.

Gerbil | The Dream Meanings

Keywords of this dream: Gerbil

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Emotional functioning and sexuality are made trivial, diminished, and viewed from a distance. As children are given guinea pigs as pets, and they build up a relationship to them, here guinea pigs represent the beginning stage of the development of emotional functions.... Little Giant Encyclopedia