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5 Most Common Types Of Hamster Breeds

Hamsters are small burrowing rodents that are characterized by a short tail and large cheek pouches. The pouches are for carrying food and for looking extremely cute of course! They are mostly found in Europe and Northern Asia. Theses rodents belong to the subfamily known as Cristinae. It contains about 25 species that are classified in several genus. Nowadays hamsters are kept as pets since they are harmless, fun and furry and easily breed in captivity. They also eat only a small amount of food and hence it is easy and cheap to look after them. They are mostly active at night. Below are 5 common types of hamster you might want to consider as a pet. Continue reading 5 Most Common Types Of Hamster Breeds