sick hamster
Are you worried about a sick hamster? Hamsters can become ill just the same as any other animal species. But the small size of hamsters adds a level of difficulty to diagnosis and treatment that’s not present in our larger pets. Arguably the most well-known of hamster illnesses is wet tail. But there...
fat hamster
Are you afraid that you might have a fat hamster on your hands? Hamster obesity is a lot more common than you might think. Fat hamster videos are up all over YouTube, and you’ve probably at least seen a picture of a fat hamster on the internet. While these pictures and videos...
hamster litter box
Have you ever wondered if you can litter train a hamster? And if so, what’s the best hamster litter box to use? If you’d like to know more about hamsters in general, here’s a link to all our hamster information! However, now we want to talk about a very specific topic:...
hamster colors
Want to learn more about hamster colors? Below we’ll talk about the many different coat colors possible for hamsters, which species show which colors, and how genetics and external influences can impact hamster colors. Hamster colors While hamster colors may seem like a surface issue, there is in fact a large body...
can hamsters swim header
Hamsters are naturally found in dry habitats, so it seems like they would have little reason to swim anywhere, but can hamsters swim if they have to? And do they enjoy it when they do? Just because wild hamsters wouldn’t naturally encounter large bodies of water doesn’t mean these little...
Can hamsters eat lettuce?
Can hamsters eat lettuce? The short and simple answer is yes. So if your hamster has just eaten some lettuce and you’re worried that you’ve maybe just poisoned him, you can relax. However, while hamsters can eat lettuce, you should still introduce it into his diet moderately. We don’t blame you for...
pregnant hamster
Have you noticed your female hamster acting funny lately? Do you think you have a pregnant hamster? If you’ve noticed differences and are wondering if she’s pregnant, you’ve come to the right place to find out! We’ll share with you all that you need to know about hamsters and pregnancy. It doesn’t...
hamster safe foods
The task of finding hamster safe foods is one of the first challenges you will tackle as a new hamster owner! Figuring out what do hamsters eat will help you offer a balanced, varied, nutritious and safe diet that will keep your sweet furry pocket pet healthy and happy. It’s...
Where do hamsters come from - find out how hamsters became pets
Where Do Hamsters Come From? We look at the history and origins of the hamster as the world’s most popular small pet When I was a child, hamsters were all pretty much the same. Cute cuddly, short-tailed rodents weighing about quarter of a pound, that would just about fit in...
gerbil vs hamster
Gerbil vs hamster – which one makes a better pet? For that matter, if you looked at both species side by side, do you think you could identify the hamster gerbil difference? Many people aren’t sure what makes a gerbil a gerbil and a hamster a hamster. And most kids...

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