Hamster Care Sheet 051107 - UC Davis School of Veterinary Medicine

What do I need for my pet hamster?
Now that you have decided on a pet hamster you should have all the supplies necessary before bringing your pet home. This care sheet will guide you in having everything you need. Remember, hamsters are chewers, wanderers, and burrowers so choose the home accordingly.

Syrian Hamster Care Sheet

A hamster care sheet should include the basics of caring for the pet, including when and how often to feed the hamster, as well as any specific information about your pet, such as food preferences, exercise routines or if it likes to be handled. A hamster care sheet can be prepared in under an hour if the pet has a familiar routine.

Hamster Care Sheet - Zamzows Blog

Syrian Hamster Care Sheet Download care sheet (pdf) Adult Size 4 to 5 inches long Life Span 2 to 3 years Male/Female Differences Sexing hamsters is done by eyeing the distance between the urethra and the anus; the distance is further apart in males. Both are equally handleable. Females may be more defensive while trying to nest or raise

Dashing Hamsters: Syrian Hamster Care Sheet

Pregnant women, children under the age of 5 and people with weakened immune systems should contact their physician before purchasing and/or caring for a Hamster and should consider not having a Hamster as a pet. Go to the Centers for Disease Control at for more information about Hamsters and disease. Go to caresheet to download other helpful Care Sheets.

Feb 17, 2012 - Syrian Hamster Care Sheet