Best Hamster Cages
Best Cage for Syrian Hamsters
Your hamster will be most happy when they are provided with plenty of space to run around in. It is a good rule to follow that you could get as big a cage as possible for your hamster
The RPSCA recommends a tank with a minium size of 10 gallons, or 200 square inches of floor
The larger Syrian hamsters need a cage that's big enough to allow a large hamster wheel to fit in so they don't injur their backs whilist running.
A larger cage is more fun for you as a hamster owner since you can fit more accessories and toys inside it.
You can get cages with smaller floors but have expanding tubes and connectable areas.
If you have a Dwarf Hamster, it's important to make sure they cannot fit though the bars.
Experienced hamster lovers on web forums tend to recommend at least 360 square inches of floor area.