Hamsters Can Shove Impossibly Huge Stuff In Their Mouths

by Rachel Baker on August 22, 2013

If you’ve ever had a hamster, you know that hamsters can use their cheek pouches to store food.

According to PawNation, a hamster’s cheek pouches are used to both store food and carry babies, and can hold up to half their body weight. The pouches are sensitive though, so if you own a hamster, be careful what food you provide to protect your pet from puncturing its skin.


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