by Mark Evans

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Learn how to prepare your hamster's cage, and playing with your hamster, in and out of its home. Find out what to feed your hamster, and when, and how to keep your hamster happy and healthy. Hamster is one of an exciting series of pet care books designed to help young animal owners learn about and care for their pets. Illustrated on every page with full-color photography, Hamster is packed with practical information on every aspect of hamster care. Published in association with the ASPCA, this series will engage and inform readers ages seven and up.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780606223218
Publisher: San Val, Incorporated
Publication date: 01/01/2001

About the Author

Mark Evans is a noted veterinarian and widely published author. He currently lives in England. Roger Caras is president of the ASPCA.

Table of Contents

What is a hamster?10
Life in the wild12
Types of hamsters14
All colors and sizes16
Your hamster's home18
Other things you will need20
Choosing a hamster22
Welcome home24
Feeding your hamster26
Feeding fresh foods28
Handling your hamster30
Cleaning the cage32
Understanding your hamster34
Things to do with your pet36
A hamster wonderland38
Having babies40
Health care42
Visiting the veterinarian44
My pet's fact sheet & Index45

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