Care Guides

Hamster Care Guide

Posted by Lauren Crane on

Minimum cage sizeThe minimum cage required in the UK is 620sq inches – that's 80cm by 50 cm or equivalent of unbroken floor space– however it is recommended that Syrians will need larger than this with the minimum size being recommended at 100cm by 50cm or equivalent of unbroken floor space.  These cage sizes are recommended to reduce stress for a hamster, as when housed in a cage that is to small it is highly likely that they will show signs of stress. The most common signs are bar biting and monkey barring/bar climbing. Hamster WheelsMost store brought cages will...

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