Does the animal have rescue back up?: Yes
Location: Near Southampton
Number of groups: 1
Number of animals: 1
Type/Breed/Variety: Syrian hamster
Age(s): 5 months approx
Colours: Cinnamon banded
Neutered: n/a (hamsters are only neutered for medical reasons)
Reason for rehoming: Owner did not have time for Toby
Temperament: Jumpy and unused to handling. Reactive to touch. Not bitten.
Medical problems: None
Neutering – Where applicable, animals should be neutered unless for medical reasons. Can this be guaranteed?: No, it is not appropriate to neuter syrian hamsters unless there is a medical cause.
Will the group be split (if applicable): n/a
Has the animal been assessed?: Yes
Transport available: Locally yes and to most hamster club shows. Any other locations, please ask.
Other: Toby is young and can be brought round in time, he’s not nervous of his cage space but is very wary of of hands. He has not nipped here, and has no history of nipping. He requires an experienced home and would not suit being a child’s pet.
If you would like to offer Toby a home please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org