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Hamster Toys & Accessories Review

There are many different toys and accessories that can be bought for a hamster. We have sectioned the list below into different types to make it easier to navigate. Remember many "toys" can be bought for your hamster, but a lot you can make yourselves. Cardboard rolls can be hung on wire in the cage or just placed into the cage. Cardboard boxes can be put in for them to climb on or nest in. A wooden shelf can be put in most cages and hamsters love to climb on these to groom themselves. For a more general look at hamster toys and accessories please visit our info sheet Hamster Homes.

Some items appear more than once, they are placed into which ever sections they suit, for some this can be two sections. The items are listed in no particular order.

Whatever type of cage you use and whatever type of toy, please remember to handle your hamster and, above all, enjoy your pet. If you have a toy or accessory you would like to see listed please contact us and suggest it!

Toys - Natural

Toys - Plastic

Nest area - Natural

Nest area - Plastic

Chews

Floor balls

Wheels

 

Toys - Wooden

Huge range of toys all great to be chewed! From seesaws and tubes to suspension bridges and lodges!

Trixie Hamster Wooden Seesaw

trixie wooden seesaw

Size: 22 x 8 x 7.5 cm

Features: Wooden seesaw. Suitable for most hamsters.

 

Trixie Hamster Wooden Seesaw Large

trixie wooden seesaw large

Size: 32 x 14 x 7 cm

Features: Wooden seesaw. Suitable for most hamsters.

 

Natural Living Play and Digging

wooden play and digging

Size: 20 x 20 x 16 cm

Features: Natural wood, includes plastic viewing window. Ladder and two entrances. Great for all hamsters, especially those who love to dig.

 

Natural Living Lassie Playground

lassie playground

Size: 29 x 19 x 19 cm

Features: Natural Wood play area, with a climbing wall, ladders, climbing rope and sisal ring with wooden block. Though suitable for most hamsters, due to the small openings dwarfs may be best. A syrian could still enjoy clambering over it.

 

Natural Living Bridge Medium

natural bridge

Size: 28 17 cm

Features: Flexible wooden bridge. Can be used as a nest area, bridge/ladder, or anything else you can bend it into.

Natural Living Bridge Small

living bridge small

Size: 22 x 10 cm

Features: Small flexible wooden bridge. Can be used as a nest area, bridge/ladder, or anything else you can bend it into.

 

Natural Living Bridge Large

living bridge large

Size: 65 x 40 cm

Features: Large flexible wooden bridge. Can be used as a nest area, bridge/ladder, or anything else you can bend it into.

Trixie Natural Living Tunnel Medium

natural tunnel med

Size: 30cm

Features: natural wood, several entrances and exits. Suitable for most hamsters, but mostly for play around the tunnel rather than through due to the small opening.

 

Trixie Natural Living Tunnel small

natural tunnel small

Size: 20cm

Features: natural wood, several entrances and exits. Suitable for most hamsters, but mostly for play around the tunnel rather than through due to the small opening.

 

Natural Living Tube Tunnel with Curve

wooden tunnel with curve

Size: 25.5cm

Features: L-shaped, natural wood, several entrances and exits. Suitable for most hamsters, but mostly for play around the tunnel rather than through due to the small opening.

 

Trixie Natural Living Frida Tunnel System

Frida Tunnel System

Size: 47 x 22 x 15cm

Features: Natural wood, includes tower, tunnel and various climbing opportunities. Though suitable for most hamsters, due to the small openings dwarfs may be best. A syrian could still enjoy clambering over it.

 

 

Trixie Natural Living Tammo House

Tammo House

Size: 25 x 30 x 12 cm

Features: Natural wood, includes 3 Storeys with tunnel, ladder for hanging, stones for decoration and various climbing opportunities. Though suitable for most hamsters, due to the small openings dwarfs may be best. A syrian could still enjoy clambering over it.

 

Wooden Suspension Bridge

wooden suspension bridge

Size: 55.5 x 7 cm

Features: Natural wood, easy to install bridge. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Kerbl Hamster Nature Castle

kerbl castle

Size: 40 x 12 x 10 cm

Features: Natural wood tunnels and hiding blocks. Though suitable for most hamsters, due to the small openings some syrians may be too big. A syrian could still enjoy clambering over it.

Wonderland Rody Swing

rody swing wooden

Size: 8 in x 8 in (chain approx. 8 in)

Features: Easy to instal hanging bridge/swing for hamsters. Big enough for even a decent sized syrian. Provides enrichment and extra space for the hamster to play on.

 

Happy Pet Willow Tube

happy pet willow tube

Size: 33 x 15 x 15 cm

Features: Willow play tube. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Trixie Small Pet Suspension Bridge

suspension trixie

Size: 27 x 17 x 7 cm

Features: Two hanging ladders with rope ladder and sisal ring with wooden block. May be more suitable for dwarfs due to size. Many syrians will still enjoy.


Wooden Climbing Wall

wooden climbing wall

Size: 20 x 16 cm

Features: Wooden climbing wall / ladder. Easily attached to bars or a level. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Trixie Hanging Bridge

trixie hanging bridge

Size: 29 x 25 x 9 cm

Features: Horizontal and vertical ladders with a hanging rope and ring toy. Suitable for all hamsters.

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Natural Living Janne Playground

janne playground

Size: 26 x 22 cm

Features: Wooden house, suspension bridge, ladder and rope. Suitable for dwarfs. House quite small.

 

Toys - Plastic

Many different plastic hamster toys (and a few ceramic accessories). From tubes to sandbaths!

Classic Hamster Town Seesaw

classic plastic seesaw


Ancol Small Animal Tuff Tube

tuff tube

Size: 18 cm wide extends up to 75 cm long

Features: Lang plastic tube, extends and can be bent into interesting shapes. Suitable for play boxes/areas. Wide opening is suitable to all hamsters.

 

Superpet Puzzle Playground 42 pieces

puzzle playground

Size: 42 pieces

Features: Plastic pieces that can be combined together however you want to make a play zone or a nest area. Can be combined with other superpet puzzle pieces. Suitable for all hamsters (depending how big you make the entrances, natural holes may be too small for same syrians)

 

 

Superpet Puzzle Seesaw 38 pieces

puzzle seesaw

Size: 38 pieces

Features: Plastic pieces that can be combined together however you want, though intended to create a seesaw. Can be combined with other superpet puzzle pieces. Suitable for all hamsters (depending how big you make the entrances, natural holes may be too small for same syrians)

 

Hamster Corner Toilet with Hood

corner toilet

Size: 11 x 11 x 8cm

Features: Plastic corner toilet (colour may vary). Use with Chinchilla sand (can also roll in it to clean fur), Potty litter or wood/paper based cat litter. Suitable for most hamsters.

 

Sandbath For Hamsters

sandbath blue

Size: 17 x 10 x 10 cm

Features: Plastic sand bath. Use with Chinchilla sand (can also use it as a toilet). Suitable for most hamsters.

 

Cute Pig Hamster Bathroom

pig  bathroom

Size: 7.5 x 9 x 8cm

Features: Ceramic cute pig shaped sand bath. Use with Chinchilla sand (can also use it as a toilet). Suitable for dwarf hamsters due to size.

 

Pet Hamster Bathroom

sandbath  bathroom

Size: 10 x 7 x 7 cm

Features: Plastic sand bath. Use with Chinchilla sand (can also use it as a toilet). Suitable for most hamsters. Not suitable for larger syrians due to size.

 

Rabbit Food Bowl Sandbath

rabbit food bowl sandbath

Size: 13 x 5 cm

Features: Ceramic sand bath. Use with Chinchilla sand (can also use it as a toilet). Suitable most hamsters.

 

Nest area - Wooden

Nest areas provide an enclosed space for your hamster to sleep in. They are not a necessity though many hamsters appreciate them, they provide them with something to hide away in with the nesting to feel secure. Below is a list of many different wooden options that you can buy. You can also use everyday cardboard items, such as empty tissue boxes, or similar small cardboard boxes. The hamsters will enjoy to use them and to chew them up!

 

Natural Living Bridge Medium

natural bridge

Size: 28 17 cm

Features: Flexible wooden bridge. Can be used as a nest area, bridge/ladder, or anything else you can bend it into.

Natural Living Bridge Small

living bridge small

Size: 22 x 10 cm

Features: Small flexible wooden bridge. Can be used as a nest area, bridge/ladder, or anything else you can bend it into.

 

Natural Living Bridge Large

living bridge large

Size: 65 x 40 cm

Features: Large flexible wooden bridge. Can be used as a nest area, bridge/ladder, or anything else you can bend it into.

 

Trixie Natural Living Frida Tunnel System

Frida Tunnel System

Size: 47 x 22 x 15cm

Features: Natural wood, includes tower, tunnel and various climbing opportunities. Though suitable for most hamsters, due to the small openings dwarfs may be best. A syrian could still enjoy clambering over it.

 

Natural Living Janne Playground

janne playground

Size: 26 x 22 cm

Features: Wooden house, suspension bridge, ladder and rope. Suitable for dwarfs. House quite small.


Trixie Natural Living Tammo House

Tammo House

Size: 25 x 30 x 12 cm

Features: Natural wood, includes 3 Storeys with tunnel, ladder for hanging, stones for decoration and various climbing opportunities. Though suitable for most hamsters, due to the small openings dwarfs may be best. A syrian could still enjoy clambering over it.

 

Karlie Wonderland Hamster Round House Ruby

karlie house ruby

Size: 39cm x 24cm x 23cm

Features: Natural wood. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Hendrik Natural Wood House

hendrik wood house

Size: 15 x 11 x 12 cm

Features: Natural wood shaped like real house. Due to size of openings, suitable mainly for dwarfs.

 

Trixie Bjork Log Cabin Small

Trixie Bjork cabin

Size: 15x 15 x 16 cm

Features: Natural wood shaped like real house, two levels. Due to size of openings, suitable mainly for dwarfs

 

Trixie Bjork Log Cabin Large

Trixie Bjork cabin large

Size: 20 x 19 x 21 cm

Features: Natural wood shaped like real house, two levels. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Trixie Bjork Log Cabin Extra Large

Trixie Bjork cabin xl

Size: 31 x 28 x 29 cm

Features: Natural wood shaped like real house, two levels. Suitable for all hamsters.


Natural Living Jesper Corner House

jesper corner house

Size: 42 x 15x 30 cm

Features: Natural Wood corner house. Flat roof can be played on. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

 


Nest area - Plastic

Nest areas provide an enclosed space for your hamster to sleep in. They are not a necessity though many hamsters appreciate them, they provide them with something to hide away in with the nesting to feel secure. Below is a list of many different plastic options that you can buy. You can also use everyday cardboard items, such as empty tissue boxes, or similar small cardboard boxes. The hamsters will enjoy to use them and to chew them up!

Interpet Superpet Mini Igloo

igloo small

Size: 20 x 16 x 9 cm

Features: Plastic igloo shaped home (colours may vary). Suitable for most hamsters.

 

Interpet Superpet Igloo

igloo

Size: 31 x 26 x 16 cm

Features: Plastic igloo shaped home (colours may vary). Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Classic Jungle Hamster House

jungle house

Size: 10cm

Features: Design varies between elephant, hippo and lion. Suitable for dwarfs only due to size.

 

Living World Animal Dome Large

dome large

Size: 40 x 30 x 20 cm

Features: Plastic dome shaped home (colours may vary). Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Living World Animal Dome medium

dome med

Size: 28 x 26 x 17 cm

Features: Plastic dome shaped home (colours may vary). Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Superpet Puzzle Playground 42 pieces

puzzle playground

Size: 42 pieces

Features: Plastic pieces that can be combined together however you want to make a play zone or a nest area. Suitable for all hamsters (depending how big you make the entrances, natural holes may be too small for same syrians)

 

Cyber Hamster Sky House

sky house

Size:

Features: Plastic house with multiple entrances and tunnel. Suitable for dwarfs and some syrians, due to small openings sizes.

 

Nobby Hamster House small

nobby house small

Size: 15.5 x 11 cm

Features: Plastic enclosed house. Can be taken appart for cleaning. Suitable mainly for dwarfs due to size.

 

Nobby Hamster House Medium

nobby house med

Size: 30.5 x 19.5 x 16.5 cm

Features: Plastic enclosed house. Can be taken appart for cleaning. Suitable for most hamsters.


Savic Sputnik Medium

sputnik medium

Size: 21.5 x 21.5 x 12.5 cm

Features: Plastic hut, can be used freestanding or hanging. Suitable for most hamsters.

 

Savic Sputnik Large

sputnik large

Size: 29 x 26 x 19 cm

Features: Plastic hut, can be used freestanding or hanging. Suitable for all hamsters.

 

Chews

 

Biscrok Biscuit Bones

Biscrok bones

Size: Medium

Features: Hard enough to be a good chew for a hamster, these bones have a taste that they enjoy. Biscrok are used when showing hamsters as they have the lowest salt content of any dog biscuit. Many hamsters prefer dog biscuit bones over wooden chews.

 

Bonio Original Biscuit Bones

Bonio bones

Size: large

Features: Hard enough to be a good chew for a hamster, these bones have a taste that they enjoy. Many hamsters prefer dog biscuit bones over wooden chews.

Bonio Puppy Milk Biscuit Bones

Bonio milk bones

Size: small

Features: Hard enough to be a good chew for a hamster, these bones have a milky taste that they enjoy. Many hamsters prefer dog biscuit bones over wooden chews.

 

Edible Hedgehog Dog chews

hedgehog dog chew

Size: 8cm

Features: All natural chews are high in fiber, low in fat. They are had enough to give your hamster's teeth a good work out and many hamsters find these and other dog chews more interesting than wood.

 

Superpet Critter Ka-Bob Treat

ka-bob treat

Size: 8 in?

Features: Clip to fit any wire cage. Use any combination of chews or really anything you like to refill the Ka-Bob. Provides stimulation.

StagBar

stag bar antler

Size: Medium

Features: Made of Antler, provides a natural chew that is not wood for your hamster. Very hard so good for gnawing.

 

Rosewood Boredom Breaker

boredom breaker stuffed

Size: -

Features: Edible wooden roll is filled with a carrot and seed filling to encourage your hamster to chew through it. Adds enrichment while helping to keep teeth trim.


Superpet Big Nut Knot Nibbler

knot nibbler

Size: aprox. 5 inches L x 4.75 inches W x 4.5 inches H

Features: Interactive treat, has tasty nut in the center to encourage the hamster to chew through the wood.

 

For You Animal Wood Gnaws

hanging chew

Size: -

Features: Easy to attach to bars, helps provide a distraction from bar chewing. Some hamsters though do not enjoy wood chews.

 

 

Floor balls

Playballs / floor balls / exercise balls can be used for exercise or a place to put a hamster in while you clean the cage, but do not leave them in one for more than a few minutes at a time. They come in a variety of sizes, and as with wheels, the correct size needs to be bought for your hamster. The back of the hamster should not bend when running in the ball. For syrians a medium sized ball is often sufficent, but you may need to get a larger one designed for bigger rodents. Dwarfs usually find the smaller size ball acceptable, but can usually use syrian sized balls without any issues.

Most are meant to be used to allow the hamster to roam around floors safely. Some come with stands to allow more secure play. Many can be used with something like the Hamtrac Raceway which also alows a little extra security (cannot run over wires or under the sofa and get stuck somewhere!)

Living World Exercise Ball Medium

Living World floor ball

Size: 17cm

Features: Clear plastic for easy viewing. One secure lid. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Living World Exercise Ball Small

Living World floor ball small

Size: 12cm 

Features: Clear plastic for easy viewing. One secure lid. Suitable for dwarfs only.

 

Rosewood Glitter Hamster Ball

rosewood glitter ball

Size: 18cm 

Features: Clear plastic with glitter for easy viewing. Two secure coloured lids. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Hamster Gyroball

hamster gyroball

Size: 18cm 

Features: Clear plastic for easy viewing. Two secure coloured lids. Includes gyroscope stand to allow the hamster to run in the ball in any direction on a stand. Can also be used without the stand. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

 

Van Ness Hamster Ball With Stand

van ness ball with stand

Size: 18cm

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Includes stand that it can be used with or without. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

Trixie Exercise Ball + Stand

trixie ball with stand

Size: 18cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Includes stand that it can be used with or without. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Mouse Exercise Ball and Stand

mouse ball and stand

Size: 12cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic with glitter for viewing (colour may vary).  Includes stand that it can be used with or without. Suitable for dwarfs only.

 

Van Ness Exercise Ball

van ness ball

Size: 18cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Superpet Mini Rainbow Run-About Ball

superpet rainbow ball mini

Size: 12 cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for dwarfs only

 

Superpet Rainbow Run-About Ball

superpet rainbow ball

Size: 18cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Clear Giant Superpet Run-About Ball

superpet giant ball

Size: 30cm

Features: Clear plastic for easy viewing. Two secure lids. Suitable for most syrian hamsters, especially larger ones.

 

Superpet Rainbow Run-About Ball Giant

superpet rainbow giant ball

Size: 30cm

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for syrian hamsters, especially larger ones.

 

Savic Runner Large

savic runner large

Size: 25cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for syrian hamsters, especially larger ones.

 

Savic Runner Medium

savic runner med

Size: 18cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Savic Runner Small

savic runner small

Size: 12cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic for viewing (colour may vary). One secure lid. Suitable for dwarfs only

 

Pennine Playball with Stand

pennine ball with stand

Size: 18cm 

Features: Clear plastic for easy viewing. Two secure coloured lids. Includes stand, can also be used without the stand. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Happy Pet Jogging Ball with Stand

happy pet playball with stand

Size:   17cm

Features:
Coloured transparent plastic with glitter for viewing (colour may vary).  Includes stand that it can be used with or without. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

Critter Cruiser

Critter Cruiser

Size: 18cm 

Features: Coloured transparent plastic enclosed wheel styled within a car (colour may vary). Can be used on a Hamtrac Raceway. Suitable for most hamsters, though may be too small for a few syrians.

 

 

 

Wheels

We have a seperate review for the many wheel options. Please click here to visit it.

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