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Is Aquarium Sand Safe For Hamsters

sandbaths happy little hamsters,important: make sure you use hamster-safe sand! we'll give you a list of recommendations to make things simple, but you'll want to avoid using sand with .sand bath help hamsters,tl;dr - what steps should i take to make children's play sand safe for hamster? i've used aquarium sand and pool filter sand with success..sand / litter box hubba-hubba hamstery,hamsters will use that same sand bath to urinate in. it is often sold as aquarium or reptile sand. crayola makes colorful playsand that is also safe if baked..i don't what sand to use help hamsters, play sand and realized it's full of rocks and doesn't seem safe for them to roll in even if i sifted the sand.. and a lot i use all natural aquarium sand i think the brand is aqua terra more posts from the hamsters community..

  • Thrive Natural Calcium White Sand
    Thrive Natural Calcium White Sand

    i actually use this sand for a sand bath in my hamster cage because there is no sand in their station, only dust. dust is not good for hamsters, this is why i use sand.

  • Which Of These Sands Are Safe?
    Which Of These Sands Are Safe?

    i wouldn't use aquarium gravel as the pieces are large and the caribbean live sand has bacteria for aquariums in it. try a plain reptile sand or 

  • Thrive Desert Natural Calcium Sand
    Thrive Desert Natural Calcium Sand

    questions tyrant 5 months ago. is this good for leopard geckos???? 1 answer. answer this question cheetopack 10 months ago. is it safe for hamsters. 1 

  • Hamster Grooming, And The Importance Of A Proper Sand Bath
    Hamster Grooming, And The Importance Of A Proper Sand Bath

    us hamsters are very good at cleaning ourselves, we don't really need any help. opened if you get your hamster an aquarium or detolf, it will need a mesh top.

  • How To Properly Clean Your Hamster And Hamster Cage
    How To Properly Clean Your Hamster And Hamster Cage

    can you give a hamster a bath? hamsters are fastidious groomers and do a good job keeping themselves clean, baths, as we tend to think of them, are not 

  • How To Make A Sand Playground
    How To Make A Sand Playground

    16 juin 2018 - ;d these are the instructions for the sand playground that peoples have requested, hope you such a cool play pen made with safe non-toxic kid safe clay. if i should ever cave and get the kids hamstersthe cage will look like this! aquarium - trouv sur 'das-hamsterforum.de' rongeur, nager, habitat.

  • Caribsea Super Naturals Aquarium Sand
    Caribsea Super Naturals Aquarium Sand

    the bag includes a good amount of substrate for a 20 high tank. if you are to buy it in store, be sure to pricematch it to this price, because it's about $15 cheaper 

  • Do Hamsters Need Baths?
    Do Hamsters Need Baths?

    another option is to enable your hamster to clean itself with a sand bath. it's a good idea to be sure that you're not buying dust, as dust particles are finer than 

  • Are Dust Baths Safe For Hamsters
    Are Dust Baths Safe For Hamsters

    good for you! robos are the cutest. however, no, dust baths are not safe for hamsters. dust is too powdery and will cause multiple types of 

  • Can I Use Fish Tank Sand For My Hamster
    Can I Use Fish Tank Sand For My Hamster

    can you check the ingredients? if it's plain quartz sand then it should be fine, however if it's fortified (with calcium for example) then it is unsafe.

  • Customer Questions & Answers
    Customer Questions & Answers

    sandtastik sparkling white play sand, 25 pounds - 25.-lb-box-reg it's a good product and very safe. kim karas has anyone used this for a hamster sand bath? is it dust free enough for votes. question: can this be used in a fish tank?

  • Is This Stuff Safe?
    Is This Stuff Safe?

    some of the carib sea sands are safe for use with hamsters, and some aren't. the one you linked to is a 'live' sand, meaning it has already had 

  • Anokhe Collections Bath Sand For Hamster / Dwarf / Gerbil
    Anokhe Collections Bath Sand For Hamster / Dwarf / Gerbil

    anokhe collections bath sand for hamster / dwarf / gerbil / chinchilla / mice (rose) pet litter tray refill at best prices with free safe and secure payments.

  • Hamster Bathing Sand, Gerbil Powder
    Hamster Bathing Sand, Gerbil Powder

    hamiledyi bathing sand is 100 natural white cloud snow silica sand,do not add any fragrance natural,pure and white and is totally dust free.it is also naturally 

  • Hamster Care & Comfort Recommendations
    Hamster Care & Comfort Recommendations

    general syrian/teddy bear hamsters must live alone or will fight (eventually to housing aquarium with wire lid or plastic bins with diy wire lid insert a safe, relatively inexpensive wheel for unscented soft granule blend small pet bedding or quartz-based reptile sand such as zoo med repti sand desert white.

  • Zoo Med Hermit Crab Sand
    Zoo Med Hermit Crab Sand

    it's not too fine or dusty, and my hamster knew what to do with it. this is a good alternative if you don't want to buy a huge bag of sand, or if you cannot obtain 

  • Sand For Hamsters Hamsters
    Sand For Hamsters Hamsters

    is quartz silica sand, aquarium sand, safe for hamsters? i know childrens play sand is the best option but the only play sand available here in our country is 

  • Hermit Crab'S Sand For Hamster?
    Hermit Crab'S Sand For Hamster?

    which is safe for hamsters, or of calcium carbonate (many reptile sands, some aquarium sands) which is not safe to use with hamsters because of 

  • Aquarium Sand For Sand Bath?
    Aquarium Sand For Sand Bath?

    critter bath powder, and even the super pet/kaytee bath sand is way too powdery. i know they market it for hamsters, but it's sadly not a safe 

  • Bath Sand For Hamsters
    Bath Sand For Hamsters

    as such, using anything that promotes itself as dust or low dust should be avoided. the only thing that is safe for your hamster's respiratory 

  • Hello I'M A Student And I Don'T
    Hello I'M A Student And I Don'T

    at first, i would recommend giving your hamster a sandbath (about 6-8 plus, it is often perfumed which can confuse and irritate a hamster's good but would a 40 gallon aquarium (36&3/4inx18&1/4inx16&15/16in) work for 

  • Suggestion What To Use
    Suggestion What To Use

    i'm not sure if aquarium sand is safe for hamsters tbh, you might do better to err on the side of safety & get some chinchilla sand (not dust) as 

  • What Are Safe Sands To Use? How To Know If A Sand Is Safe
    What Are Safe Sands To Use? How To Know If A Sand Is Safe

    i found one that looks relatively safe and it said fine white sand for fish tanks. is that fine? thanks! most aquarium sand contains calcium carbonate (also labeled aragonite) which isn't safe. more posts from the hamsters community. 1.5k.

  • Recommended Hamster Cages Bedding & Accessories
    Recommended Hamster Cages Bedding & Accessories

    this is great for burrowing as it is soft and safe for your hamster. carib sea caribsea super naturals aquarium sand, follow the instructions at the back of the 

  • Hamster Habitats Bedding And Nesting
    Hamster Habitats Bedding And Nesting

    although hamsters aren't exactly strong swimmers, aquariums without water make great homes for these little guys. if you decide to use an aquarium as your 

  • Recommendations? Is Versele-Laga
    Recommendations? Is Versele-Laga

    is versele-laga chinchilla bathing sand safe? i purchased the zoo med labs reptisand terrarium sand (desert white) from amazon canada for my hamster who a cheaper sand on amazon canada is aquarium sand.

  • All Living Things Small Animal Dust Bath
    All Living Things Small Animal Dust Bath

    dust baths are not good! and please listen don't do this for any of your small i bought this for my hamster, thinking that a dust and sand bath are the same thing.

  • Caribsea Super Naturals Aquarium Sand Bath
    Caribsea Super Naturals Aquarium Sand Bath

    caribsea super naturals aquarium sand bath - posted in supplies & accessories: i got this i just wanted to double check if it is safe to use? because this http://happypawshamsters.com/sand/ website suggested it.