Also known as the Campbell hamster!
Russian Dwarf Hamsters are very popular pets. Here are adorable pictures and videos of them.
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In DetailShape: Like most hamsters, they have a barrel shaped body with short limbs and tail. But they are just as cute and cuddly looking as any!
Length: 3 to 4 inches tall
Agouti Coat: Their natural coat may be gray or brownish with a mix of white and dark gray hairs. Like most other hamsters, most of their coat is in a beautiful ivory, white. The gray/brown fur starts at the tip of their nose and expands sideways down their face, covering their entire back, down to the tail.
Markings: They also have a slim dorsal stripe down their back in a darker color.
Other Coat Colors: Many other Russian Dwarf Hamsters have more exotic coat colors such as: Albino, Argente, Opal, Dark Sable, White
Color Patterns: Patterns may include: Platinum, Mottled
Coat Textures: They also come in different coat textures such as: Satin, temporary Rex, Rex whiskers