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Oxbow Essentials Healthy Handfuls Gerbil & Hamster Food

Oxbow Essentials Healthy Handfuls Gerbil & Hamster Food

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    MY Hammies Love It

    By HammyMommy on Jan 21, 2021

    People keep leaving reviews about how other specific brands are better choices due to protein content; but when I look the the nutritional breakdown, they match Oxbow. My hamsters are healthy as can be and love this food. I prefer it over other choices due to the fact the hamsters will get picky and People keep leaving reviews about how other specific brands are better choices due to protein content; but when I look the the nutritional breakdown, they match Oxbow. My hamsters are healthy as can be and love this food. I prefer it over other choices due to the fact the hamsters will get picky and only eat what they like from the mixes. This food gives them a balanced diet no matter what. I haven't had a single hamster refuse to eat it, and I do give them other nutrients outside of it as well. Over all, it's a great product and I love the brand. … more

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    not nutritional

    By aubrey on Feb 6, 2021

    I got this for my hamster at the beginning as i wasn’t sure what to feed ONLY because a lot of things changed since i last had a hamster. This food is NOT good! You can add it to your hamsters diet, but NOT alone. This is all hay, it will go right through your hamsters system. Oxbow doesn’t have the I got this for my hamster at the beginning as i wasn’t sure what to feed ONLY because a lot of things changed since i last had a hamster. This food is NOT good! You can add it to your hamsters diet, but NOT alone. This is all hay, it will go right through your hamsters system. Oxbow doesn’t have the correct food for hamster as of now. They need seed!! Higgins sunburst is what i switched to. I also feed Mazuri Rat and Mouse blocks which provides a lot of nutritional value!! … more

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