So you have brought home your new hamster and now you want to know what can hamsters eat? Well, that is a good question. Actually, it is a very good sign that you are a responsible pet owner because you are taking the time to check to see what is safe for your hamster to eat. That is the question all new hamster owners ask themselves as they are purchasing their new pet. We know you want to provide the best diet for your hamster, and that includes you … [Read more...] about What Do Hamsters Eat?
There are a vast number of hamster species considered to be Russian dwarf hamsters. Out of those, there are three different types of Russian dwarf hamsters and those are the Winter White, the Campbell’s, and the Roborovski Russians dwarf hamster. Each of these kinds of hamsters are probably some of the smallest hamsters you’ve ever seen. But the largest of the three, the Campbell and the Winter White are typically the same size being around 3 or 4 inches … [Read more...] about Russian Dwarf Hamsters as Pets
Hamsters were first scientifically described in 1839 as the Syrian hamster or (golden hamster), but not breed and domesticated until around 1939. In Jerusalem hamsters were bred very easily and were soon exported to the United States. Hamsters are rodents from the subfamily Cricetinae. Hamsters borrow themselves in the day light to prevent themselves from getting caught by predators. They typically have short stout bodies and short tails. Hamsters can … [Read more...] about Get Ready to Enjoy Loving Your Own Hamster!
Factors to consider when selecting a Hamster cage These days when you go looking for a hamster cage you will be confronted by all sorts of different contraptions that you can use to house your pet hamster in. Gone are the days when the only option to house a small pet was a rectangular wire cage, now we have much more inventive homes for our pet hamsters. If you chose a wire cage, be sure to check how the wire secures to the plastic bottom of the cage, … [Read more...] about What to Look when Choosing a Hamster Cages
Hamsters are small rodents that are very popular around the world; they make great pets and a reasonably easy to house and look after. They come in a wide range of colours and different fur types although they still keep their natural instincts from their ancestors such as sleeping all through the day. Hamsters make great pets for children, especially as a first pet, but remember that hamsters are not the most social of pets yet they can still be handled … [Read more...] about Pet Hamster – All you need to know about hamster…