The Ferplast Karat 60 is a large glass hamster cage with a wire hamster cage on top. You can easily view, access and clean your hamster. Your Syrian hamster gets a big space to play and explore that allows it to burrow and climb.
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The Karat 60 is for Syrian hamsters only.
The gaps between the bars of the wire section are too large for some types of dwarf hamster – especially baby dwarf hamsters.
The cage dimensions of the Ferplast Karat 60 are
This provides a floor area for your hamster of 2,321 cm2.
The Karat 60 has a nice deep wide tank which allows for more natural burrowing and movement. With the wire hamster cage on top it also provides a good opportunity for your hamster to climb—Syrian hamsters love to climb.
You should always get the biggest hamster cage you can afford.
Hamsters can travel great distances, usually at night, so it’s important to provide as big an area as possible for them to exercise in.
You’ll find the following free accessories in the box when you receive your Karat 60
Your wooden shelves won’t soak up hamster wee, rot or become smelly as they have a liquid resistant surface.
The exercise wheel that comes free with the cage will be okay for a young hamster but probably not for a fully grown Syrian hamster.
Make sure your adult Syrian hamster is able to use the wheel without having to arch its back as this can lead to painful health issues.
You’ve got 2 options for reaching in to handle your hamster as there are doors in the top and the front side of the cage.
Assembly of the Karat 60 is designed to be as straightforward as possible. The main tasks are
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The wire cage can easily be lifted off the glass cage for cleaning.
You won’t spend ages cleaning your cage as there are no fiddly, awkward bits to deal with unlike some of the modular hamster cages.
The drawback of a glass hamster cage is that you may need help to move the actual glass part as glass is naturally heavier than other materials.
The price you pay online will vary but you can usually find it on offer at Amazon for around £80 often with free delivery—see bottom of page for current best price.
There are 2 other larger glass hamster cages available in the Ferplast Karat range
You can get the Karat 60 Hamster and Mouse Glass Cage at the following shops:
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|£113.09||£113.09||Free “Super Saver” delivery on orders over £10 - check website for details||Buy at Amazon|
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