Apr 142012
 
Why Do We Love Hamsters?

Whether we’re 10 or 70, we find hamsters fascinating. What is it about this charming little creature that makes us love it so? In my opinion it can be put into one word – cuteness. If you want the main reason for this cuteness, just look at a hammy’s face. The eyes are large and […]

Feb 092012
 
My Advice – Don’t Breed Hamsters!

My advice, before you even read any further, is not to breed hamsters. It will take a lot of your time and attention and can become costly when you need extra cages and food. Also, you’re going to have to deal with a litter of from 4 to 20. Each of those pups is going […]

Feb 062012
 
What Are the Parts of a Hamster Body?

It’s useful to understand the hamster anatomy. When you are choosing a hamster cage and when planning what’s inside the hamster habitat it’s helpful to know how a hamster is put together. Knowing about the hamster body also tells you something about hamster behavior and lets you know where to start looking for hamster illness. […]

Jan 162012
 
5 Warning Signs that Your Hamster is Ill

A hamster that is well taken care of is usually healthy and happy. But as a hamster owner you need to be on the lookout for certain signs that can tell you if you have a sick hamster. Here are five warning signs to check for as you handle and play with your hammy. 1. […]

Jan 062012
 
Will You Be a Good First Time Hamster Owner?

So you’re thinking about bringing home a new pet hamster. Congratulations! Hamsters make great pets. They are absolutely the cutest and cuddliest little animals around. They are clean, they like to play and run, and they have very short tales, so you won’t mistake them for a rat or mouse. For adults, they are an […]