Hamsters are very nimble and have a very inventive ways of escape. They also have a fast enough feet, although they have very short. Hamsters can hide food in cheek pouches that can hold up to half their own weight. They are very agile nocturnal animals. If you want them to play, the best time is in the late afternoon. There are several types of hamsters from which most often acts Golden hamster and Djungarian hamster. In our country strays a hamster, which is almost as big guinea pig and therefore is not suitable as a pet. Hamster in captivity lives for 2 years. Hamsters have different colors and different types of hair.