Pistachios are the edible pale green seed of an Asian tree of the same name. They are a favorite nut of many and are used in many different culinary situations as well.
So can hamsters eat pistachios?
Let’s take a look and find out more.
In particular, their acidic, water, sugar, fat, salt, calcium, and phosphorus content is of particular interest as far as hamsters are concerned.
As you can see, pistachios contain a lot of phosphorus, calcium, acidic content and sugar
This means that Syrian and Roborovski hamsters can eat one or two of them on an occasional basis.
However, Winter white dwarf’s, Chinese and Russian Campbell dwarf hamsters cannot eat them due to the amount of sugar that they contain. As these hamsters are prone to diabetes, they will make them sick if they eat them. So pistachios are a food to avoided as far as they are concerned.