Hamsters are one of the most popular pets.
They easily get used to dwelling in a cage or aquarium, and do not require laborious care.
The main thing is to clean the habitat of animals in time and to change the drinking water as often as possible.
Hamsters are nocturnal animals. The peak of their activity is from 11 pm to 4 am. Therefore, if you do not want pets to wake you up with their rustling, place the cage or aquarium in a free room or in a corridor. Despite their size, these animals are very noisy, they dig in the food into the litter, spin in the wheel, run after each other. Therefore, it is better that their house is standing where it will not interfere with rest.
Hamsters are not very public animals andEasily spend your whole life alone. To the hamster is not bored, put in its cage or aquarium running wheel, put wooden toys. Rubber and plastic can not be used, the hamster will gnaw them, and harmful material will get into the stomach.
In nature, hamsters feed on cereals, leaves,Nuts, hay, vegetables. The same feed your pet. Currently, pet stores have enough fodder for small rodents. It is better to buy ready-made, because it mixed several types of grains, added nuts and fruits. In some mixtures there are pieces of chalk, as well as vitamins. All this is very useful for domestic hamsters.
In nature, hamsters move quite a lot,To get food. You do not need to look for food at home, rodents get fat, muscles atrophy, they get sick. To make the hamster healthy, let it run about the room. Just close all the cracks, otherwise the hamster will hide and can chew furniture or wires. In the summer, take out the hamster to take a walk outside. He not only runs in the grass, but also gnaws dandelion leaves or young sprouts of nettle. This vitamin bait will be very handy.
Watch for the cleanliness of the hamster's home. Every day, change the litter, so that there is no specific smell. In the morning, pour clean water. Bird drinkers can be used for hamsters - closed flasks with a spout. In them water does not get dirty and does not spoil as quickly as in the bowl.