Want to spoil your hamster rotten with treats? Read this first. While it's ok to give a hamster the occasional treat, you should know what to give - and how much.
Unfortunately, our small furry friend don't live forever. Here are the more typical causes of death in hamsters - and tips for keeping yours alive and well for longer.
Learn how to prevent Wet Tail Disease - and how to identify early symptoms. This could one day save your hamster's life!
Even if your hamster is perfectly fine today, you should read this guide to be informed of the health issues which may crop up in the future. Written with the extensive help of exotic pet specialist, Dr. Alicia McLaughlin, DVM.
Does your hamster enjoy being petted? Or maybe it bothers the little critter? Find out how to properly pet your hamster and how to help yours enjoy the petting session.
Before you bring your little hamster out of the cage for some playtime, make sure the room is safe for him or her to play in. Here's how to do just that.
If you like providing your hamster with fresh food, this list is a must-read. See which foods can be harmful - and even deadly - to your little furry friend.
One of the most important your hamster needs in its habitat? Enough space. Room to move around and enjoy life. But how much exactly is needed? Here's the answer.
Are your hammies constantly fighting? Here's how to tell playfighting from actual aggression and what to do about it.
Playing with your furry little pet can be lots of fun. We have lots of ideas for you on how to do that while keeping your hamster safe.
Thinking of letting your hamster go? Here's why you should find him or her a good home and not abandon them outside.
A small budget doesn't mean you can't give your hammy a wonderful cage. Here's a step-by-step tutorial on creating a great hamster cage from everyday materials.
Cleaning your hamster's cage is important for your pet's health and well-being - but how often should you do that? Here's the definitive guide.
Thinking of letting your little hamster out of the cage? Here's what you need to know first.
A hamster ball can be a great way to enrich your pet's life, adding exercise and stimulation. But when does that become too much? When should you get the hamster out of its ball?
Wondering why your cute little hamster may be hiding? Here's all you need to know about this type of behavior, including when it could indeed be cause for alarm.
Is cutting your hamster's nails part of a grooming routine you should be sticking to? Here's when you should trim a hamster's claws and several crucial tips on how to do that safely.
What kind of noises and sounds do hamsters make? And what do they mean? We bring you the complete "Hamsterese" dictionary, including videos that where you can listen to hamster sounds!
How do hamsters see and hear the world around them? Can they even see their owners and other animal companions? We have the answers in this detailed guide.
What's the lifespan of a hamster? How long on average do they live and what can you do to make sure your hamster gets to a ripe old age?