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my russian dwarf hamster has a dirty tail, which might also now contain blood. She has had
my russian dwarf hamster has a dirty tail, which might also now contain blood. She has had the dirty tail for over a week now, but is eating and drinking well and is still active. The cage doesn't see… read more
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I just pick up my russian dwarf hamster from his cage and it was bleeding but I see no cuts. What could it be?… read more
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hello..i cam eback yesterdya and i found that my hamster
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skinny, one eye wont open, the other eye is a blood clot. no
skinny, one eye wont open, the other eye is a blood clot. not moving much and not eating. was perfectly fine in the morning. looks like dirt around the mouth and behind.whats wrong with my hamster? wh… read more
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Our hamster is 12 months we clean him out every week we
our hamster is 12 months we clean him out every week we have'nt changed his food but he is smelling awful and his buttom is dirty the pet shop gave me spot on.. will this work? he won't die will he? t… read more
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My hamster is less than a year and a half old but she is losing
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Dr. B.
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hi we have a russian dwarf hamster and she is definately breathing
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Dr. Matt
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two female..wheel and eats very much... she sleeps majority..cage
Hi.. I have bought two female campbell dwraf hamsters a few days ago and for one of them I notticed that she was fat.. she doesn't run on the wheel and eats very much... she sleeps majority of the day… read more
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Dr. B.
Veterinary Degree (BVMS)
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I found inside my hamsters cage looking like red blood spatters
I found inside my hamsters cage looking like red blood spatters all over the bedding and on top of his wooden house. I was scared to pick him up and start snooping around on him so I was just looking … read more
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my female hamster had 3 babies..thin..hair around one eye
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Dr. Kara
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I have three Russian or Chinese dwarf hamsters that live together
I have three Russian or Chinese dwarf hamsters that live together in a cage Although they do have funny shaped bottoms, one of the Hamsters has a very enlarged bottom and it looks red and sore. I have… read more
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swollen..prednisone..which was supposed to alleviate the swelling
I have a year and a half old hamser whose leg has been swollen for about 4 weeks. Took him to the vet who told me the leg was probably broken. Prednisone was prescribed which was supposed to alleviate… read more
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of her cage and fell from the top of the tv sometime last night
Hi... I have a injured hamster. Her cage is on top of an old console TV, and she got out of her cage and fell from the top of the tv sometime last night. We found her around 10:00 tonight. I put her i… read more
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I have a litter of syrian hamsters that are 11 days old. One
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guinea pigs: was eating fine, drinking fine and running..usual
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We gave my 12-year-old daughter 2 Chinese Dwarf Hamsters for
We gave my 12-year-old daughter 2 Chinese Dwarf Hamsters for Christmas. One of them died tonight of what I believe to be wet-tail. She started exhibiting symptoms yesterday. She bit my daughter yester… read more
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Doctoral Degree
8,877 satisfied customers
golden colour with pink ears and red eyes, generally very healthy.
Hello, we have a male syrian hamster about 12 months old. He is a golden colour with pink ears and red eyes, generally very healthy. Last friday evening when we got him out, he seemed a bit lethargic … read more
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Dr. Laura Devlin, DVM, DABVP
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My hamster has stopped eating, refused even his favorite treats
My hamster has stopped eating, refused even his favorite treats and is lethargic. This happened about 3 days after his cage was cleaned. I'm very worried. His brother died from a malignant tumor 2 mos… read more
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