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I'm not sure if it's male or female but it's a Russian

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I'm not sure if it's male or female but it's a Russian hampster and it has some kind of white rice coming out of it and I don't know what it is or where it's coming from out of ut
JA: I'll do all I can to help. What seems to be the problem with the hamster?
Customer: My little boy was holding it yesterday and today and out of know where I heard rice looking stuff hit the floor
JA: Where does the hamster seem to hurt?
Customer: I'm not sure it normally doesn't let anyone hold it
JA: OK. No obvious pain. Can you see anything that looks wrong or different?
Customer: One min..I made him put her back
JA: What is the hamster's name and age?
Customer: It's running from me
JA: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the hamster?
Customer: It normally snacks at us or bites us
Submitted: 1 month ago.
Category: Pet
Expert:  Richard Rawling replied 1 month ago.

Hi, i`m Richard, a Veterinarian from the UK. Hopefully I can help today.

Expert:  Richard Rawling replied 1 month ago.

Could the white rice you are seeing be feces?