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8 edition of Taking care of your hamster found in the catalog.

Taking care of your hamster

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Published by Barron"s in Hauppauge, NY .
Written in English

  • Golden hamsters as pets.,
  • Hamsters.

  • About the Edition

    Discusses how to choose, feed, tame, and take care of a pet hamster.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 31) and index.

    Statementby Helen Piers ; consulting editor, Lucia Vriends-Parent.
    SeriesA Young pet owner"s guide
    ContributionsParent, Lucia E.
    LC ClassificationsSF459.H3 P54 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination32 p. :
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1537718M
    ISBN 100812046951
    LC Control Number91016035

    All animals that are pets need some kind of human touch. Give them plenty of safe nesting material to fill their nest box with. Vets declare that most people have no idea how to care for a hamster, so they seldom take them to the vet. After the birth, the litter is blind until they are two weeks old and at 3 to 4 weeks the young are weaned. Their scent glands on their backs secrete an easily identifiable smell. Should I get more than one so that they are not alone?

    Tell children many books have important illustrations that help the reader understand the topic or story. What to expect from your pet dwarf hamster? After reading the story go back and make sure to discuss how would they take care of each pet. The standard cage is the cage you will start out with when you start the game.

    These are not the Ds that your local pet store can answer either. Shredded white kitchen roll or clothe-based bedding material is ideal. The other is that I am always trying to do a good job and please everyone. Yes, they do. How long do they live on average? Canine behavior trained including pack behavior, leash walking, and aggression awareness.

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Taking care of your hamster book

If you put two opposite gender hamsters into a cage together, the female will become pregnant very quickly. The most popular pets are: dogs, cats, hamsters, gerbils, guinea pigs, rabbits, ferrets, horses, pet birds [canaries, finches, cockatiels, parakeets, and lovebirds], mice, rats and fish.

All animals that are pets need some kind of human touch. It should be away from busy rooms and not near a TV or music system.

Do I want a pet that is easy to care for but still likes attention? While the simplicity of the story is appealing to young readers, I found it repetitive and unnecessarily dragged out. Creating a hamster care chart with your kids is a great way to teach kids how to care for their new pet.

The ideal home for your hamster

Did you know that there is more than one kind? Do I live in an apartment where I can only have a hamster? This includes food, exercise, quarters to live in, and the kind of attention they need. Do you tell the truth? Hamster's teeth grow continually. Having your child care for a pet gives them a sense of responsibility which is important as they grow up.

You have to know what is good and what is not good for them. Image credit: Alexruss Shutterstock Offspring Male and female hamsters waste no time when mating with one another. Are there genetic diseases that you should know about?

When preparing for a hamster there are a few things to consider: Get a cage that has enough room for the hamster to run around in. All hamsters love to dig and burrow.

Our Services Group Outings Off-Leash A trip to the great outdoors to freely romp around in the sunshine, socialize with friends, sniff everything in sight, and "mark" new territory.

Puppy Basics 101

Well, besides a hamster wheel — preferably metal — there are other ways to keep your dwarf hamster from being bored. Ready, Freddy! Except she has owners who realize that even a little bit of stress can be damaging and therefore try to minimize it for her.

They need as large a cage as you can possibly give them. But, there are important questions to ask about how he will treat you, too!

Where is the best place to get a dwarf hamster and What should I ask? Find a veterinarian who specializes in the care of rodents. The dwarf hamster only lives a short time — 1. Parts of a Book: This is also a good opportunity to discuss the parts of a book during the process of assembling the book.

Make sure to give lots of positive reinforcement whenever your puppy manages to potty outside and, almost equally important, refrain from punishing her when she has accidents indoors. Knowing when to take your puppy out is almost as important as giving her praise whenever she does eliminate outdoors.

Being released after Petz 5, it is part of the second Petz series. Hold on! There are many suggestions and tips preparing you for what to expect and how to handle unexpected situations.The dad lost his daughter's hamster, and the lengths that he went to relocate the little escape artist are truly heartwarming.

Veerman, who's 53, first started taking care of Chester the hamster while his daughter, Steph Veerman, was away at college, and it wasn't.

This book explores the history of the hamster. It describes the hamster and its habits. The author urges children to consider the responsibility that goes with owning a hamster. Taking Care of Your Hamster (Young Pet Owners Guide) This is a good book for young hamster owners.

They learn how to choose a hamster, what kind of cage to buy, and. Be sure you have a vet who treats birds and researches your options well for a quality and knowledgeable avian doctor for your bird.

Good parakeet care means monitoring the health of your bird. If you want birds in your home, you need to prepare an emergency kit.

Daniel, a single dad, was tasked with taking care of Chester the hamster after the pet had gotten “evicted” from his ex-wife’s home.

After about a month or two of watching him, Daniel began. The time between steps varies, especially depending on the age of the hamster and your hamster's personality. Your hamster may quickly accept being picked up or take treats from your hand right away, or it may take a month or more to be relaxed enough to do so.

Routine Health Care of Hamsters. By.

Hamster Facts: Diet, Habits & Types of Hamsters

Katherine E. Quesenberry, DVM, MPH, DABVP (Avian); check with other pet owners for recommendations or consult your phone book’s yellow pages. You can also go online and check the listings of your state’s veterinary medical society. When taking your hamster out of its cage, handle it gently but.