How to Tell a Hamster's Age?

Answer Hamsters are inquisitive and playful, and they form close bonds with their owners. Most owners are not present when their pet hamster is born, but a few simple observations can provide a clue to t... Read More »

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How do i tell if dwarf hamsters are in heat?

Determine the hamster's age. Dwarf hamsters can begin to breed as early as five weeks of age, though it's not advisable to breed that young.Look for blood around the female hamster's genitals. All... Read More »

How to Tell if Baby Hamsters Are Boys or Girls?

Determining the sex of baby hamsters can be challenging because they have not sexually matured. Adult males usually exhibit large testicles, the presence or absence of which make sex clear, but thi... Read More »

Can female hamsters live with male hamsters?

Animal World recommends keeping only one regular-sized hamster per cage. Hamsters are territorial, and they will fight over food and space. Males and females should be kept together only long enoug... Read More »

Do hamsters eat other hamsters when dead?

Hamsters eat other hamsters when dead due to fighting or balance of the litter. It is also common that nursing mothers can kill and consume their weakest pups when the food supply is low or when th... Read More »