Better Than a Hamster Ball

My son's pet hamster loved to be in his hamster ball, but it was hard to open and close. It broke easily, was expensive, and was small enough to get lost under furniture. We had a big plastic barrel from pretzels. We punched holes in the cap and the bottom. It is easier to unscrew the top, put him in, screw the top back on so he run around the floor. He loves it.


By Denise from Charlevoix, MI

January 30, 20061 found this helpful

What a neat idea. We have 2 little degus (Chilean

squirrels) who would love this, I think. We'll

have to try it for them...Thanks for the tip.

Julia in Orlando, FL

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April 25, 20061 found this helpful

What a terrific idea! I have some large round plastic biscotti jars I'll try this with. I have 5 adorable dwarf hammies!

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January 17, 20121 found this helpful

What a great idea!

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