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101 Facts About Hamsters (101 Facts About Pets)

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Published by Gareth Stevens Publishing .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Miscellanea,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Hamsters,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Pets,
  • Mice, Hamsters, Guinea Pigs, Etc.,
  • General,
  • Animals - Pets,
  • Hamsters as pets

  • The Physical Object
    FormatLibrary Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8202734M
    ISBN 100836830180
    ISBN 109780836830187
    OCLC/WorldCa47927725

    Adult Syrian hamsters are approximately 6 to 8 inches (15 to 20 centimeters) in length, and weigh 4 to 5 ounces ( to g). Most other varieties of hamsters are slightly smaller and weigh less. Hamsters kept as pets may live from 18 months to 3 years.


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101 Facts About Hamsters (101 Facts About Pets) by Julia Barnes Download PDF EPUB FB2

Facts About Hamsters ( Facts About Pets) [Barnes, Julia] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Facts About Hamsters ( Facts About Pets)/5(3). Get this from a library. facts about hamsters. [Julia Barnes] -- Provides information about different kinds of hamsters, how to care for them, and how to understand their behavior.

The books in the Facts about Pets series provide basic information about the animals, but also present intriguing facts about their history, sensory development, temperaments, and care. What age should your pet be when you buy it. Facts about Hamsters Claire Horton-Bussey, Julia Barnes No preview available - Bibliographic.

Facts About Hamsters ( Facts About Pets) by Julia Barnes, DecemberGareth Stevens Publishing edition, Library Binding in English.

Squeak!: Fun Facts About Hamsters, Mice, Guinea Pigs and More Mice and rats may be the most famous rodents, but in this non-fiction choice, young readers will discover that there are lots more squeaking critters in our world. Hamster Care Hamster Care Hamster Health Hamster Food Hamster Balls Hamster Cages Types of Hamsters Dwarf Hamsters Russian Dwarf Hamster Syrian Hamsters Teddy Bear Hamsters Winter White Hamsters Conclusion Read More Amazing Animal Books Publisher Facts about Hamsters Hamsters are fuzzy, little, and easy to care for.

Hamsters live for about 4 s: 5. Hamsters Facts. How Many Toes Does A Hamster Have. Hamsters are little balls of fur that can make great pets and bring a smile to any face. But how many toes does your adorable.

Read More» Hamster Care. How To Make Hamster Treats At Home [6 Suggestions]. Hamster Fact #1: Hamsters are “crepuscular” This means that hamsters are not diurnal (active during the daytime, like humans), or nocturnal (active at night, like owls), but rather “crepuscular”, which means they are most active during the twilight hours.

These are fun, helpful and surprising facts about the hamster. If you ever have a hamster of your own, you’ll know more about how to care for them right from the start.

Hamsters come from the desert. The first person who brought hamsters to live with people found them in the desert in a country called Syria. On this page, we have listed 30 Fun Facts about Hamsters that you will love. Hamsters are naturally nocturnal like owls which mean they stay awake at night and sleep during the day.

Male hamsters are called boars. Female hamsters are called sows. Dwarf hamsters, Russian or Chinese, are also popular hamsters, and while they can be territorial, they do well in pairs only if they are littermates or a mother and child, Cribbs said.

A cage: purchase a cage at least 15 inches long by 12 inches high, but opt for something larger if you can to give your hamster more room to exercise and explore.

“Hamster,” from the German word “hamstern,” means “hoard,” which is a favorite pastime of our hamster friends. The hamster is a rodent whose scientific name is “Cricetinae.” It contains 18 species in seven different genera and includes lemmings and mice among others.

The Syrian hamster is the most popular pet hamster. Hamster comes from the German word hamstern," which means "to hoard." Even domesticated hamsters will hoard, despite the fact that they don't need to.

SOME SPECIES ARE THREATENED IN THE WILD. If you want to read similar articles to Interesting Facts About Hamsters, we recommend you visit our Facts about the animal kingdom category. Bibliography. Haidarliu 101 Facts About Hamsters book & Ahissar E ().

Spatial organization of facial vibrissae and cortical barrels in the guinea pig and golden hamster. Journal of Comparative Neurology,   Facts about Hamsters present the information about a type of rodent included in subfamily Cricetinae.

Due to the cute size and unique color, hamsters appear as a popular pet in the world. It is also common for the scientists to have hamsters are their laboratory animals. When living in captivity, it is easier to breed hamsters. Cool hamster facts. Let’s end with some cool hamster facts for kids.

Hamsters love to hide out in tunnel tubes, so providing them with empty toilet paper rolls and cardboard are a great way for them to play. Girl hamsters usually grow larger than boys. Hamsters are color-blind and their overall eyesight is not so good. Summary | 10 Hamster facts.

As you can see, while they are a common pet, there are still a lot of things we don’t know about hamsters, really.

There are different hamster breeds, and even sub-breeds. Each hamster has its own preferences when it comes to treats, toys and snacks. Some like company of their own kind, and some don’t. A great way to give your hamster exercise and get some needed bonding time is to provide ample playtime outside their habitat each week.

We suggest setting up a small gated area with lots of toys and some treats so they can explore and say hi to their human family. Remember to always supervise your hamster when he or she is out of their habitat. 25 Hamster facts you MAY or MAY NOT have known about, but now you do.

HAMSTER CARE VIDEOS🐹 ?list=PL5ek95JfO-xwyzAFrmOT9lLHv. The original discovery of hamsters was made in Syria. However, this is not the only location where hamsters are found in the wild as they live in many countries around the world. In most cases, hamsters live in dry areas, such as on the edges of deserts.

Hamster Facts and Information for Kids – Animal Facts. Hamsters are great little creatures to have as pets. They love lots of attention and enjoy interacting with their owners.

They are the embodiment of adorableness, fun and extremely active little rodents, especially at night when the sun goes down. As far as pets go, hamsters are pretty. Hamsters love their cardio; be sure to provide an exercise wheel or ball for your hamster.

Always supervise your hamster when he’s exercising in a hamster ball. Hamsters engage in an elaborate, and often adorable, cleaning ritual, washing their faces and cleaning out their ears with their feet.

Hamsters are rodents of the family Cricetidae. There are 25 hamster species. The first known wild hamsters can be traced back to countries such as Syria, Belgium, portions of northern China, Greece, and Romania.

Hamsters are most common in dry, open live in deserts, plains, sand dunes, steppes, shrublands, rocky foothills, river valleys, agricultural fields, gardens, and orchards. Hamsters are some of the cutest and best pets that you could possibly have.

If you are looking for some fun and interesting facts about hamsters to help with a student homework project or maybe just really interested in them, then here are 50 fun facts about hamsters just to get you started.

There is more to your pet Hamster than meets the eye. Here are 10 lesser known facts about these fabulous little house pets. Hamsters are fantastic first pets, they are easy to look after and brilliant for children to learn how to successfully care for an animal.

The Golden or Syrian Hamster is the species that is commonly sold. Hamsters are often a child's first pet. However, their needs are actually very complex and they can be easily injured by incautious handling.

Take a look at all the hamsters we have available for rehoming. Understanding hamsters needs. There is no one 'perfect' way to care for all hamsters because every hamster and every situation is different.

Here are just a few of the many interesting facts about hamsters and their habits. Hamsters were “discovered” in the Syrian Desert less than years ago. Although hamsters are native to various parts of the world, Syrian hamsters are the most popular pet hamsters.

Also referred to as golden hamsters and teddy bear hamsters, these fuzzy. Characteristics of Americans/American Culture To help you compare and contrast what you observe of American culture and your own, mark the similarities and differences between your culture and what you have read about in this book.

America is enormous: the third largest country in the world with a population of more than million. Hamsters are categorized as popular small house pets. They are rodents that belong to the subfamily cricetinae that contains about 25 species.

They have thick, silky fur that can be long or short. They have many colors according to the species. More Pets.

#mkcpgn=ytapl4 | Cute, fuzzy, and small enough to fit in your pocket, the hamster makes a great first pet. Hamsters are incredibly popular pets. The most common domestic hamster by far is the Syrian or golden hamster, also called the fancy hamster.

But underneath that cute exterior lies a miserable pile of dark secrets. Hamsters are terrible. Here's the disturbing truth about them. Hamsters are fluffy, soft, tiny and beady-eyed.

They're fuzzy, pretty fast, have the cutest expressions on their faces and don't really need much to be happy: just some food and some water. So, if you're a sucker for these little buggers, check out the most amazing facts about hamster.

Hamster book for kids: Amazing Pictures & Fun Facts on Animals Learn more about this amazing Hamster. Hamsters are popular small pets because they are easy to care for and relate well with people. These small mammals are rodents belonging to the subfamily Cricetinae.4/5(1).

Homemade for Hamsters features 20 easy projects for creating toys and exercise equipment for a hamster (and guinea pigs, small rabbits, gerbils, and pet rats and mice, too). The projects use materials and tools commonly found around the home. Treats may also be used and the book includes a list of those that are safe and not safe for a hamster/5(5).

We spoke with Erin Ramsey, breeder and co-founder of the California Hamster Association, and Dr. Micah Kohles, DVM, MPA, a co-founder of Flatwater Veterinary Group and the VP of technical services and research for Oxbow Animal Health in Omaha, Nebraska, and got 23 facts about baby hamsters.

Hamsters hold a fearsome record – they have the shortest gestation period of any placental mammal. When a female hamster becomes pregnant, it takes no more than 16 days for the litter to arrive.

Hamster litters are large, too – 20 pups are usual. Hamsters are stout-bodied, omnivorous and cute-butt rodents with much more to them than just running on their wheels or being experimented on in scientific laboratories. The following are some facts about these much-in-demand and adorable rodent pets.

The discovery of the first ‘one of a kind’ pet Even though all of them look similar, there actually exist 25 different species of hamsters. Hamsters have long, thick fur. The coat is grey, brown or orange with white underneath, depending on the species.

Golden hamster. Golden hamsters originally came from Syria, but they are now very rare in the wild. They are common pets, especially in Europe and North America. Lemmings. Lemmings are close relatives of hamsters. Hamsters like to run and pet hamsters mostly run on little wheels in their cages.

If their wheels are too small, they could cause the hamster pain, spinal issues, and even result in arthritis. A few hamsters flat out reject using a wheel that is too small, resulting in a lack of exercise which is unhealthy. #6 A Jigsaw Jones Mystery: The Case of Hermie the Missing Hamster: 1,2,3 Music (2 reviews) Step Guide to Living with Your Monster: Deadliest Things On the Planet: Pounds Of Popcorn: Questions and Answers About Animals: Dalmations (2 reviews).

Hamsters have long, thick fur. The coat is gray, brown, or orange with white underneath, depending on the species. Golden hamster. Golden hamsters originally came from Syria, but they are now very rare in the wild. They are common pets, especially in Europe and North America.

Lemmings. Lemmings are close relatives of hamsters.Facts About Rain Forests Facts About Rain Forests by J. Lou Barnes. Download it Facts About Rain Forests books also available in PDF, EPUB, and Mobi Format for read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Describes the importance of rain forests, types of plant and animal life that live there, and the current threat to rain forests from deforestation and pollution.

4. It Can Be Difficult to Find a Veterinarian for Your Hamster. A hamster is considered an “exotic animal” and must be seen by a specialized veterinarian.

Many people don’t know this, and when their hamster becomes ill, they are not able to find an appropriate veterinarian in the area, thereby prolonging the hamster’s suffering.