Posted by: Mark | March 5, 2015

No Wire Cages

For a long time I’ve read about the debate over if glass aquariums or wire cages are the best homes for hamsters.  After today I’m going with glass.

One of our dwarf hamsters was climbing on the bars of his cage just before I cleaned it. I left the room to make lunch for the kids and when I came back,  he was dead with his head stuck between two bars.

It looked like he slipped while climbing and broke his neck.

I’ve never even heard of this happening before but it has definitely turned me off wire cages.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Categories

%d bloggers like this: