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Hamster (mesocricetus auratus) is a mammal type animal. It usually lives in dry deserts and sand dunes. The animal weights about 100-900g (3.5-32oz) and lives for 2-3 years. Owl, hawk, snakes predators are the dangerous creatures for hamsters. See the table below for more facts.

Facts about hamsters
NameHamster
ClassMammalia
Main PreySeeds, nuts, berries
HabitatDry deserts and sand dunes
PredatorsOwl, hawk, snakes
KingdomAnimalia
PhylumCnidaria
Life Span2-3 years
OrderRodentia
ColourTan, brown, white, black
TypeMammal
Average Litter Size8
Skin TypeFur
Size5-28cm (2-11in)
FamilyCricetidae
GenusMesocricetus
Top Speed6km/h (4mph)
Weight100-900g (3.5-32oz)
Conservation StatusLeast concern
Scientific NameMesocricetus auratus
LifestyleSolitary
DietOmnivore
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