Hamsters are naturally very clean and tidy animals; you will often see them grooming themselves. This grooming is normally sufficient to keep your hamster looking, feeling and smelling clean. Under normal circumstances it is not a good idea to wash a hamster at all. Water can remove vital protective oils from your pet’s coat. This can […]
Get our top hamster tips to keep your hamster happy! Ideally, a new hamster owner should thoroughly research hamster care before buying their pet. Unfortunately, not everybody does this. Hamsters are often impulse buys – purchased at short notice with little or no planning – or surprise gifts. This leads to new hamster owners who don’t know […]
Hamsters are very popular pets for good reason. They’re cute and furry, and they don’t take up as much space in the home as dogs and cats. Don’t forget though, a hamster needs a home within your home. You can’t just let a hamster run around the house; it will very easily get lost or hurt. […]
You may have seen a hamster enjoying a trip in a hamster ball: a plastic ball (with air holes) that they can run around in. It’s a great way of letting your hamster loose in your home, without having to worry about them getting lost. If your hamster loves to run around their cage then they’ll […]
A hamster wheel is a popular addition to many hamster cages. But why do hamsters run on wheels? What types of hamster wheels are available? And should you get a hamster wheel for your furry friend?