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

Ads by Google

Go Back   Hamster Central > >


Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-16-2019, 06:34 AM   #1
Newborn Pup
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 10
Smile Dog Biscuits For Hamsters?!


I have been reading a little about dog biscuits for hamsters and wondered if any high quality biscuits are ok as long as they do not contain onion/garlic.
I am currently trialling my dog on some new biscuits called Yora which is an insect based dog food. Might sound a little strange but google them.. my dog is very impressed! I was just wondering it my hamster could possible try one?!

I see some people also give their hamsters Pedigree Biscrok biscuits but I can only get the milky ones at my local pet shop. Are these any good?

Many thanks
RolyRocks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2019, 08:39 AM   #2
Hamster Pup
emma_teddy's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2019
Location: Ontario, Canada
Posts: 107
Default Re: Dog Biscuits For Hamsters?!

ive heard of some people giving their hamsters milk bones, but apparently these aren't the greatest for them (though i can't remember why)

if you're looking for chews, whimzees dog treats are really good for hamsters to chew on.
| teddy | male syrian | idiot |

emma_teddy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2019, 08:54 AM   #3
Newborn Pup
ashleyloveshamsters's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 2
Default Re: Dog Biscuits For Hamsters?!

I gave my Syrian dogs biscuits once a week, he loved it! They can be a great way to help keep their teeth from over growing and help with boredom. I used blue buffalo dog biscuits, although be careful and always check the ingredients. Avoid cinnamon as well!
ashleyloveshamsters is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2019, 10:39 AM   #4
Newborn Pup
Join Date: Aug 2019
Posts: 10
Default Re: Dog Biscuits For Hamsters?!

Thanks, but unfortunately my hamster isn't interested in whimzees. I even tried a little peanut butter on it and he just licked it off! He's a fussy little monkey!
RolyRocks is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 08-16-2019, 02:04 PM   #5
PM Fluffy for custom title
Join Date: Mar 2016
Posts: 3,774
Default Re: Dog Biscuits For Hamsters?!

Milk bones aren't very good due to the low quality ingredients and artificial additives. This is true of any Pedigree, Milk Bone, etc(essentially all grocery store) dog biscuit.

Onion and garlic aren't the only ingredients to avoid, since there are quite a few red flag ingredients like meat and bone meal or "animal" biproduct meal for example along with "E&C approved" dyes or what you'd see here in the USA as your red 40 and such(known to cause cancer so they shouldn't be given at all).
AmityvilleHams is online now   Reply With Quote

biscuits, dog, hamsters, people, impressed, wondering, hamster, pet, local, shop, good, milky, biscrok, pedigree, give, insect, quality, high, long, wondered, reading, onion/garlic, based, food, strange

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 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Parts of this site powered by vBulletin Mods & Addons from DragonByte Technologies Ltd. (Details)
Copyright 2003-19, Hobby Solutions Inc.
All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:25 AM.