How to care for hamsters
The first weeks
Even experts have to take their time with a new hamster. The easy instructions below shows you how to care for hamsters in their first few weeks with you. Get to know your pet and properly introduce yourself to him or her.
1. Let your hamster beAfter you set your new hamster up in the cage with adequate water and some food, leave it alone. Your hamster is probably terrified. Allow it a few days to scent its habitat and settle down. Refill food but don't try to handle it yet.
2. Daily Dos?
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3. Form a relationshipEase into handling your hamster:
ConclusionThis can take over weeks. Go at a pace you and your pet seems comfortable with. There's no rush. It is always a good idea to spend at least 15 minutes with your hamster. Let it become familiar and safe with you.
After that, there are more fun things to do with your hamster. Have fun!