Do Hamsters Bite?

Do Hamsters Bite

Little animals, big teeth! Hamsters are small and adorable, but they can also be a bit cheeky and feisty. A hamster’s teeth never stop growing, which gives them plenty of chance to nibble, gnaw and bite all throughout their lives and in fact, encourages it. As many other animals, big and small, Hamsters will often … Read more

Can I bathe my Hamster?

Can I bathe my Hamster

When you think about bathing your hamster, this is not a typical bath with water. Bathing with water is never advisable with a hamster because they are so little and susceptible to colds. Getting wet is one way that he will catch a cold. It can also make them very stressed and irritable. Another reason … Read more

Can Hamsters Live Alone?

Can Hamsters Live Alone

As much as we would like to simplify the answer to the question ‘Can Hamsters Live Alone?’, many factors have to be considered and taken into account when housing hamsters. In order to determine if it is ideal for a hamster to live alone, we must look at their species and evaluate their nature. The … Read more

Hamster Hibernation

Hamster Hibernation

Most of you will think of bears and other wild animals when the word hibernation comes into play, but what most people don’t know is that small little critters like hamsters hibernate too. The call of nature is undeniable, and as much as we want to think that hamsters are household pets, we must always … Read more

Hamster Body Language

Hamster Body Language

As we do not speak the Hamster Dialect and they do not speak the Human Tongues, we must learn how to read their body expressions to better understand them. To the surprise of many, hamsters are actually very expressive. Although some wouldn’t agree, the little fluffs are very intelligent and they know how to communicate … Read more

Constipated Hamster

Constipated Hamster

Every living thing has to excrete the waste that the body makes upon consuming nourishment. This is a vital function of nature. It is completely natural for the body to produce a bit of waste after all the nutrients have been absorbed and we no longer need the solid matter. That processed matter is always … Read more

Long-Haired Hamster Care

Long-Haired Hamster Care

Syrian hamsters have different hair types and when purchasing one that has long hair, you will need to understand the extra care that these hamsters need. This guide will help you along the way. Tips on Long Haired Hamster Care Long-haired hamsters have hair that can grow up to four inches long, therefore their fur … Read more