10 Most Popular Hamster Names


4. Ling

An oriental name makes the ideal choice for the Chinese hamster. Hailing from northern China and Mongolia, this breed is generally slimmer with a longer tail. White Spotted Chinese hamsters have a greyish/white coat and a dark stripe down their back. Strangely, in certain parts of the US this breed is considered to be a pest and owners require a special licence. In other parts of the US they are considered to be exotic animals and require a different type of licence.

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