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Sheila Adby

Syrian hamsters are my specialty, however, I have kept Campbells,Winter Whites and gerbils in the past. I can advise on most subjects associated with hamsters, including housing, bedding, feeding, handling, new borns and catching escapees. I have had some experience of various health problems with hamsters and can offer my opinion and advice on basic health issues, however I am not a qualified vet and therefore cannot recommend drugs etc. My website is

Nadia Vella

On Vacation
returns 12/14/2016
I can answer all kind of Hamster questions; including health, behaviour, recommendations and give you advice. I've been having hamsters for so many years and they are such a perfect pet for all those who love such creatures!! Check out The Best Hamster Club which is a fantastic hamster club for all hamster lovers!

I also wrote a hamster book which will help lots of hamster owners with all the hamster advice needed. Check out Hamster Club Guide Book - The Best Hamster Book. Also, do check out our fabulous Hamster Shop with lots of Hamster Gifts including hamster charms, hamster figurines, hamster erasers, hamster shirts and much more!

Feel free to email me anytime on

K L Gardner

On Vacation
returns 12/31/2016
I have hands on experience in caring for Rabbits and Rodents for over 20 years, as well as pet store supervisory experience including overlooking the treatment of sick or injured animals. Rabbits and Guinea Pigs and Rodents are my speciality. I have kept everything from Dwarf breeds to Continental Giant Rabbits and various varieties of Guinea Pig and other rodents including Rats, Gerbils, Mice, Degu, Chinchilla, Dwarf Hamster, Syrian Hamster. I can give advice on husbandry, breeding, housing, diet, retail law, general buying your pet and what to look out for and health problems. I can also advise on bonding Rabbits and Guinea Pigs and other rodents. I do advise that if your pet has an ailment that your priority is veterinary help but i will answer questions where i can on pets undergoing treatment by a vet where a diagnoses has been issued. Ailments do need inspection by a trained vet to diagnose any health problems

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2016-11-25 Oreo is a little off:

Hi Jinene    If you feel the cheek pouch (remember that they extend down as far as their waist) if there is food in there you can normally feel hard pellets.  I just wondered if there was any infection

2016-11-25 Syrian Hamster Death:

Hi Elizabeth    I'm so sorry to read your email.  This is really sad.    Was there any sign of diarrhoea?  Young hamsters can get wet tail if they have been stressed but you would know that they were ill

2016-11-25 Oreo is a little off:

Hi Jinene    I'm sorry that Oreo isn't 100%. Ear infection is usually the first thing to suspect. There are some illnesses that cause a heat tilt which are serious but I think you'd have noticed other

2016-11-20 Glue + gerbil:

Hi Alan    Thanks for your question.    I honestly don't know the answer to this - I would think that it is safe if it is non toxic.  Bearing in mind that many of the toys you get in pet shops are glued

2016-10-08 Dwarf Hamster:

Hi Michael    Thanks for your question.    It is true that in the wild dwarf hamsters live in colonies, however, there is no guarantee they get along OK.  In captivity I have kept them in groups, which

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