Hamsters are small rodents of the subfamily Cricetinae. Some species are bred in captivity as pets either for animal experiments or for the beauty of their fur. If you have hamsters in your home, here are some ideas on how to build cages for them more easily.


If you have a hamster that loves to stay in a minimalist and very stylish cage, then you can use an old aquarium to give it a new living space, see more at This, can be furnished with a wheel for his relaxation, an elevated house, a feeder containing succulents not to mention hamster food supplements and even a super cute swing . You should also provide ventilation points in the cage so that it can easily receive air from the surroundings. Apart from all this, you can also add a wire mesh top to prevent your little creature from trying to escape easily.


If you don't have much experience in cage making and you want to provide a spacious living environment for your hamster, you can use this trick. You can take an old dollhouse and build your hamster a cage. Most of the materials to be used are already in the house. Make sure you choose a dollhouse with enough floor space for your hamster. Since all the materials you need are already in the house, this project is not only less expensive, but also very easy. If your hamster is a burrower, you can fill the cage with bedding to keep it occupied. It is a good idea to place a small ladder to allow your hamster to explore the cage better.