inactiveaccount 13 Mar 2017. From my experience, every species is different. Overall, Female Syrians tend to smell worse than the Males. With Dwarfs, the Males smell worse than the Females.
Can male hamsters smell female hamsters?
Male hamsters actively sniff and lick the vaginal discharge from female hamsters during normal courtship and mating. 2. Male hamsters are highly attracted to the odor from a bottle containing female hamster vaginal discharge, but they do not sexually mount the bottle.
Do girl hamsters get their period?
Estrous Cycle Characteristics of the Hamster Reproductive Tract. As in the rat, female hamsters have a 4-day estrous cycle.
Why does my girl hamster smell?
Most hamsters smell to a certain degree, and this is normally due to waste in their cage or the secretion of an odorous pheromone, released from their scent glands. If you think your hamsters’ smell is something more sinister, then you should seek veterinary assistance.
Why does my hamster stare at me?
If she is just looking at you with a soft face and gently blinking her eyes, she is telling you that she is happy to be with you. If she is sitting up and staring at you, try to pet her. If she accepts this, then that could be what she wants.
What scents attract hamsters?
Something with a pungent aroma will help to attract the hamster from its hidey-hole. Apple slices, fresh green vegetables such as broccoli, or boiled/scrambled egg are favourites.