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Your hamster should just know it from instints.

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Q: How does a hamster know to drink water from the bottle hanging in the tank?
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How can you train your hamster to drink from his water bottle?

They don't need training. Water has a smell (surprisingly!) and your hamster will sense that there is water and automatically drink from his bottle.

Can a hamster drink water from a baby bottle?

No, you should buy a special bottle designed for hamsters.

Do you need to mark something on the hamster's water bottle?

no because hamsters drink the water, then you just refill it

What Can Hamsters Drink Out Of?

water bottle but iv got a little bowl for my hamster because she prefers it,you can buy hamster bottles at a pet store.

Do hamsters drink from a bottle?

Yes, special small animal bottles can be used to distribute water to your hamster.

Why do hamster's not drink a lot of water?

They drink all they need. when you fill up that bottle, only a little amount of that is what they need. trust me though, there getting enough water. =]

How much should a Syrian hamster drink each day?

You should always have a good supply of water for your hamster. Often in a water bottle that convienetly hangs against the outside of the cage. Hamsters drink a lot so they need plenty of water.

Would a hamster die if it doesnt drink water?

If a hamster had no water intake, then of course it would die. However, a hamster has an efficient excretory system, and it might be that a hamster who seems to be ignoring its water bottle, is getting all the necessary water from watery foods like lettuce, and apple.

How often do you refill a hamsters water bottle?

Change the water in it everyday. Don't wait for the hamster/s to drink it up before refilling.

What water should a hamster drink?

A hamster should drink tap water or mineral water. Hope I helped!

Is it better to have a bowl of water or a water bottle for a hamster?

Definitely a bottle of water. Specific hamster bottles have a little ball inside and when the hamster licks it the water comes out. This means that a hamster can have the water when he wants. A bowl of water is likely to get spilled and can also be quite dangerous for the hamster.

How do you get your hamster to drink?

most hamsters drink naturally when they are ready if they have been bought up using a simple bottle in there cage but if they don't know how to use the bottle you could buy another type of water bottle or bowl i suggest the new one from pets at home its a small bowl that you put water in and then put the grid on top that lets a small amount of water out so that they can drink a water easier and also won't drown in it. another way is to put small amount water in your hand from the bottle showing the hamster how to do it and then let is drink out your hand

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