Apr 112014
 
Hamster Hair and Colors

Hamster hair (or hamster fur) and hamster colors come in a wide variety because there are so many different species of hamsters. However, the five most popular species as pets are: the Syrian, Winter White Russian Dwarf (Djungarian), Campbell’s Russian Dwarf, Roborovski and the Chinese. Let’s look at the hair and color of each type […]

Feb 082014
 
Hamster History: How It All Began

Every wonder when and where different breeds of hamsters came from? Although you may not think so, hamsters actually have a long history. Read below to learn more about hamster history.           Syrian Hamster Discovery It all began in Aleppo, Syria.  Sometime in the late 1700s the Syrian hamster was documented […]

Sep 042013
 
The Hamster Lifespan

If you’re considering getting your first pet, a hamster may be the perfect way to go. Not only do they make great house pets, but also they are reasonably easy to keep, and not as expensive as dogs or cats can be. But if a hamster will be your first pet you should know what […]

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 […]

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, […]