" My girls fell in love with McKenna's accessories. It is unfortunate that AG
bundled so much of it into one set. Their favorite accessory was the
hamster. So I got creative.......
The hamsters are Iwako hamster erasers. I found them at our local "Justice"
store for 99 cents each. You can also find them on Ebay.
I found a cage at our local pet store for $1.50. This particular cage is
used for crickets or transporting small animals. You can also find them at
Then I used some scrap shredded tan paper from my wrapping paper bin as the
wood chips. I purchased this at our local dollar store.
I used a pop bottle cap for the food bowl. I used a rectangular hand punch
with tan and brown foam paper for the food...I hot clued the punched out
pieces into the cap so they would not get mixed up with the tan paper if
I used a travel mini spray bottle and turned it upside down. I took a nail
and punched holes in the end and placed a mini cable tie through it to
attach to the lid of the cage.
For the hamster wheel, I used an old brush roller and cut it down to size.
I glued a tiny wood cap to the bottom to lift the wheel up a bit out of the
My girls were so thrilled with this inexpensive treat.......enjoy!"
I love Brandy's creative style! I hope you will all join me in thanking her!
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