The 6 Best Hamster Cages of 2024, Recommended by Vets

By PetMD Vet Advisory Panel. Reviewed on May 15, 2024
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When shopping for the best hamster cage, it’s important to consider the size and material of the hamster habitat, the cost, enrichment features, how it’s assembled, and ease of cleaning.

Hamsters need plenty of room to explore and play with toysrun on a hamster wheeleat food, drink water, and burrow. Some hamsters even hibernate and love to take sand baths while inside their cage. It's always best to offer your pet the biggest hamster cage possible, so they have room for all their needs.

The below round-up of best cages for hamsters has been evaluated by a panel of veterinarians and offers a range of options that are suitable for one or more hamsters.


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