Are bin cages safe for hamsters?
Bin cages are safe, and hamsters that live in them live full, long lives.
Can you make a hamster bin cage without mesh?
Need the best way to make a hamster bin cage without mesh or wire? You can’t just drill holes. Use a plastic storage container and these easy instructions.
Does my hamster bin cage need a lid?
You want at least 12″ of height, and then you need a lid. I’ve had dwarf hamsters escape out of bin cages with low bedding, and no tall items near the walls- where there’s a will, there’s a way. A lid not only keeps other pets/children etc out, but it also makes sure that your pet stays IN.
Can I make a DIY hamster cage?
It’s pretty easy to learn how to build a hamster cage! Here you can create your own DIY hamster cage rather than buying an expensive ready-made one. … It’s worth noting that there is a minimum recommended size for hamster cages, so make sure your new project gives your hamster enough space to move around comfortably.