When entertaining Eddie, our resident hamster, I knocked a bag of his food on the carpet, spilling some of the contents. Although I could have tried to sweep it up I had a better idea: employ the hamster hoover to clean the carpet. To this task Eddie applied himself with distinction, as illustrated below:
This is Eddie the Hamster, resident pet of Dara cottage. Although over 2 years old, Eddie remains sprightly, enjoying runs in his wheel and exploration beyond his cage. Eddie is perhaps the least fussy eater of the house and will try anything once, if not several times, including fingers until disuaded.
Always active unless alseep in his penthouse apartment, he is notoriously difficult to photograph, especially on a sluggish phone camera when he’s out and about, however here’s a snap when he’s enjoying the comforts and facilities afforded to him in his cage: