Enrichment Feeding

Enrichment Feeding

Is your hamster bored of eating the same food the same way? Do you want to stretch your hamster’s problem-solving skills? Read on to learn three simple low-cost methods Hamsters are known for gathering food in big stashes. After all, that’s how they got...
Hamster Popcorn

Hamster Popcorn

The hamsters are loving today’s new treat – hamster popcorn! You can buy pre-popped corn for small animals in pet shops though it tends to be rather pricey, and often with added flavourings. I find it easier to pop it myself at home using plain popping...
Hamster Treats

Hamster Treats

After I wrote a previous blog on food, I was asked several questions about hamster treats. I’ve dusted off my poor neglected blog to share my responses. The main part of a hamster’s diet should be a good quality hamster mix. Treats and extras should be...
Feeding Leftovers

Feeding Leftovers

The Christmas festivities are over and it’s time to eat up the food that’s left. Here at Vectis, the hamsters are happy to help prevent waste! In the interest of making sure that other hammies out there get their share too, here are some tips for feeding...
Hamster Food Mixes

Hamster Food Mixes

This week I’ve been making up more hamster food. I find swirling my hands through a big box of mix and seeds calming and it left my mind to wander down the twisty turny avenues of hamster food discussions. Hamster food can cause heated debate, second only to the...