Largest Hamster In The World?

The first thing that comes to our minds when we mention hamster are that they are small and fluffy and typically fit within our palms.

But according to the guinness records, a European (or black-bellied) hamster…Excluding its tail, these rodents can reach 34 cm (1 ft 1.3 in) in length – about the same span as that between an adult’s elbow and palm. The tails adds an extra 6 cm (2.3 in) or so.

It is about 7.5 times the average head-and-body length of the Smallest species of hamster – the 4–5-cm-long (1.5–1.9-in) Roborovski hamster.


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