Jan 122012
 
What You Need for Hamster Exercise

A bored hamster is a boring hamster. If you want to keep your hamster active and healthy you need to make sure he or she has some fun things to play with. Three of the most common things you can add to your hamster habitat to keep your hamster busy are hamster tubes, hamster toys, […]

Mar 212011
 
What’s the Right Size for a Hamster Cage?

A critical question to ask when you’re getting a new hamster is “What size cage should I buy for my hamster?” Size is important because hamsters are active pets – especially at night. They like to run, climb, play with their toys, and burrow. All this activity means they have to have space in their […]

Feb 252011
 
3 Critical Guidelines For Choosing An Aquarium Hamster Cage

It’s not advertised as a cage, but a fish aquarium can be a good choice for a hamster cage. However, there are some serious considerations when you’re thinking about using a fish tank for your hamster to live in. (You can read Using an Aquarium for a Hamster Cage to learn about its benefits.) Size […]

Aug 102009
 
Inside Hamster Cages: Exercise Wheel, Toys, Food

The first article about what goes inside a hamster cage was about bedding and water bottles. The other important things to be sure are inside your hamster cage are: Exercise wheel Exercise ball Toys Food bowls Exercise Wheel Hamsters like to run any where from 3 to 6 miles (4 to 9 km) every day. […]