What is a dwarf hamster?

Answer Dwarf hamsters are popular pet rodents that are smaller than the first species of hamster to become a pet, the Syrian or golden hamster. Although they share the same diet, dwarf hamsters have diffe... Read More »

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Can you mate a Chinese dwarf with a Robo dwarf hamster?

Chinese dwarf hamsters cannot mate with Roborovski, or Robo, dwarf hamsters for two reasons. First, they are two different species. Secondly, Chinese hamsters will attack and sometimes kill any oth... Read More »

What Are Signs of Dwarf Hamster Pregnancy?

The signs of a dwarf hamster pregnancy are the same as those for standard-sized hamsters. The only difference in pregnancy between the two is the total gestation period for dwarf hamsters is shorte... Read More »

How far can a dwarf hamster see?

All hamster species kept as pets, including all of the dwarf hamster species, have extremely poor eyesight. This is because they evolved to be active at night. Dwarf hamsters primarily communicate ... Read More »

Pregnant Dwarf Hamster Behavior?

Dwarf hamsters are small, charming creatures that are extremely popular as pets. Keeping a group of hamsters together almost inevitably results in hamster pregnancy. Hamster owners should always be... Read More »