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The Hamster

Hamster Trivia

image courtesy http://animals.timduru.org/dirlist/hamster/

  1. The word 'hamster' is derived from the German word 'hamstern', meaning "to hoard", because it carries food in its expandable cheeks.

  2. There are usually about eight hamsters in a litter, but 18 have even been reported in a single litter!

  3. Hamsters are supposed to be able to remember their relatives. "It's been so long, aunt Hattie".

  4. There are 24 different species of hamster.

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