Hamster Bumblefoot: Everything you need to know

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Hamsters are cherished companions. To ensure your pet’s well-being, being well-informed about every potential health issue is important. One of the most common health issues for hamsters is called “hamster bumblefoot.” Prevention by building a safe cage is ideal, but sometimes new hamster owners make mistakes, and it is OK, let’s fix it and learn! … Read more

Why Do Hamsters Eat their Babies

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Hamsters are prone to accidental pregnancies. This is because of how incorrect information most pet stores give to new and inexperienced hamster owners. When this first-time hamster parent realised the shop’s mistake, it was often too late to do anything. Hamsters are known for many things – they are adorable, cute, and can be an … Read more

Why Is My Hamster Running In Circles

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Running in circles has been seen in hamsters for as long as domestication has started. There are many reasons a hamster will run in circles, some are quite normal, and others can be more serious. In this article, I will answer the question “why is my hamster running in circles”. You will learn the reasons … Read more

Why Is My Hamster Not Moving

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Hamsters are super active animals. They run, climb, burrow, and play all the time. So when a hamster has been idle for a long time, it’s natural that we get worried about our fur baby. There could many reasons why a hamster stopped moving from sleeping for longer hours, being sick, or worse, being in … Read more

How to Help Hamsters Lose Weight

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Hamsters love to hoard their food. As humans, when we see babies that are “fat” for their size, we thought it’s cute. The same goes for pet animals like cats, dogs, or even hamsters. However cute they seem, it’s not good for hamsters to be overweight. Domesticated hamsters can gain weight easily, which I will … Read more

How Much Does a Hamster Weigh

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Being such a small and lightweight animal probably made hamsters such appealing pets. In general, it is much easier to look after a hamster. However, there is a massive difference between wild hamsters and domesticated hamsters. For one, wild hamsters are much heavier than domestication ones. In this article, I will discuss how much does … Read more

What Vegetables Can Hamsters Eat

What Vegetables Can Hamsters Eat

A balanced diet is super vital in a hamster’s life. A healthy hamster is a happy hamster and a happy hamster is a happy owner. In this article, we will answer the question “What Vegetables Can Hamsters Eat” and of course give you a little list of vegetables that hamsters should also avoid. If you … Read more