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Home made hamster/rat toys

We have a huuuge selection of hamster and rat toys as we have 8 hamsters and 2 rats...however although our hammies don't seem bored of the toys (we change them around everytime we clean them out)...we kind of are! And i think we have at least oine of every toy available in every pet store around here!

So am thinking of making some ? We have already made a cardboard playground but it wasnt as popular with them as i thought it would, they just seemed to get flustered. So anyone any ideas?

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little.knickers

Asked by little.knickers at 10:05 AM on Aug. 25, 2010 in Pets

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  • paper towel cardbored rolls or toilet paper rolls...put a fake small plant in there,,one they can hid in and stuff....get a bird ladder mabe they can climb...try soe bird toys for em...like them one where u ring the bell..
    angelairelan

    Answer by angelairelan at 10:13 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Yes we do have some bird toys, and they all have cardboard (small cereal boxes etc) to shred and chew holes in etc.....im going to keep wracking my brains!
    little.knickers

    Comment by little.knickers (original poster) at 10:18 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • I second the tp rolls. All the hamsters I ever had as a kid loved them. =)
    Krystal.Ingalls

    Answer by Krystal.Ingalls at 10:20 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Hammies like to dig, so anything tunneling wise is good. BTW - have you discovered just how much hammie love ice cream wafers. They will sell their souls for them!
    M2TandM

    Answer by M2TandM at 11:56 AM on Aug. 25, 2010

  • Hahaaa no, they aren't something we buy...however they LOVE weetabix!
    little.knickers

    Comment by little.knickers (original poster) at 12:25 PM on Aug. 25, 2010

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