Register FAQ Calendar Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read
Front Page

Ads by Google

Go Back   Hamster Central > >


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-31-2018, 04:55 AM   #1
Hamster Pup
Join Date: Dec 2017
Posts: 72
Default Ares back to his old habits

Today I was spending time w Ares, he suddenly bit me on the stomach painfully! So I tried a different approach, I put him back in the cage and sang to him for a few minutes to calm him down. Did I do the right thing?
Guardian of Queen Hera.
Farewell to Apollo, Ares and Pineapple, who
have crossed the rainbow bridge.
SaltyPickles is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2018, 07:19 AM   #2
The Hamtologist
Drago's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2016
Location: Southern United States
Posts: 2,861
Default Re: Ares back to his old habits

Sorry to hear you were bitten! It sounds like he may not be comfortable being on you quite yet, hence why he may have suddenly bitten. Another thing to remember is that hamsters nibble and use their mouths to explore things, so it may be possible he was just checking things out, and the bite was just an innocuous exploratory nibble. Make sure in these situations, to stay calm, and slowly put him back. The singing likely didn't have much of an effect on him, but as long as it didn't scare him, I wouldn't worry about it. Best wishes xx
Syrian hamster care guide
Drago is offline   Reply With Quote

ares, back, cage, put, sang, habits

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Parts of this site powered by vBulletin Mods & Addons from DragonByte Technologies Ltd. (Details)
Copyright 2003-2020, Hobby Solutions
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 05:21 AM.