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All About Hamsters (VIDEO)

All About Hamsters (VIDEO)

Caring for a furry little hamster might look like an easy task, but there’s quite a bit you need to know before taking one home as a pet. Hamsters are a low cost pet compared to cats and dogs, but being so delicate, the responsiblity of taking care of one of these cute creatures isn’t to be taken lightly.

Take a look at this informative tutorial by the Humane Society of the United States on hamster care!

 

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11:21PM PST on Feb 10, 2014

Thanks for sharing.

9:25PM PST on Mar 12, 2011

Caring for an animal is never an easy task as they all come with care needs, expenses, responsibilities and tasks. Caring for a living creature requires a lot from someone. But what they give to us in return, no bill and cleaning task can equal.

6:00PM PST on Feb 27, 2011

Adorable. Thank you for posting.

11:23AM PST on Feb 21, 2011

Soooo cute!

5:38PM PST on Feb 20, 2011

thanx

10:54PM PST on Feb 18, 2011

Cute!

10:30AM PST on Feb 17, 2011

My grandkids has one...they love there little hamster. They take good care of it.

11:21AM PST on Feb 16, 2011

Beryl so people shouldn't have pets at all sounds like some crazy animal rights nut sorry but won't happen people love animals and learn to love animals by having pets.

7:33AM PST on Feb 16, 2011

Hamsters should NOT be kept as pets, because they do need their nature habitat and FREEDOM!!! just like every living beeing. Even if they have a short life, it still is 1-4 years. WHY should we have the right to lock these curious and energetic animals in a small plastic box with only artificial materials aroud. And the wheel they "like" to run in endlessly is cheeting them. Ofcourse they think they will come somewhere while running in it, and ofcourse they hope to find their way out through it. PLEASE, try to understand correctly, what loving really means. Is it love towards yourself or towards the other.

5:16PM PST on Feb 15, 2011

They are nice for kids when they hava anouf space!

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