Hamsters are a popular pet for many people throughout the world. According to Hamsters-uk.org, they "make a great first pet for children, as they are so easy to care for." But hamsters can also suffer from several serious diseases....
Learn about Disorders and Diseases of Hamsters symptoms, diagnosis and
treatment in the Merck Pet Manual. Vet and Human Health versions too!
Hamsters are pretty hardy pets, but are so small that injuries and illness can
quickly become serious. If you notice any signs of illness in your hamster, you
Jan 11, 2012 ... What could it mean if your hamster has trouble breathing, suffers hair loss,
experiences diarrhea or many other signs of illness?
from-insects-animals~American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) gives parents
information on a viral infection carried by mice or hamsters.
Diseases and common ailments that can effect hamsters.
Mite infestation as a cause of cause of dermatitis. High Humidity and its effect.
Treatment of Skin Diseases in hamsters.
Tyzzer's disease is an infection caused by the bacteria Clostridium piliforme.
Often found in young or stressed hamsters, the bacteria affects the digestive
Apr 21, 2010 ... It can be tempting to acquire a hamster on impulse. ... Young children are also at
greater risk for zoonotic diseases (diseases that are can be ...
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Ailments & Injuries: This is a list of the common hamster ...