Hamsters

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Hamsters

Baby hamsters grow rapidly. Between 11 and 14 days old hamsters become mobile. Baby hamsters will start eating solid food about 16 days after birth. A baby hamster will be able to hear and see after it starts eating hamster mix witch is usually in about 2-3 weeks after birth. You will be able to hold them in about 2-3 weeks after they are born, don't handle them before this time because the mother will kill them. Normally when the color starts to develop they are usually 2 weeks old. Hamsters are small house pets because they are easy to care for. Hamsters are nocturnal burrowing animals. There are more than 24 species of hamsters. A dwarf hamsters body can grow from 2 to 5 inches. Hamsters have very poor eyesight. Hamsters relay on their sent to find there way around. Hamsters have sent glands on their bodies. Hamsters are often used in laboratory experiments. Hamsters require little care. Hamsters will bite when startled or scared. Syrian hamsters are territorial creatures that need there own spaces. Hamsters may bite or even kill each other if they have to share a space.

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