Roborovski Hamster (Phodopus roborovskii) is native to the semi-arid regions of Central Asia, Roborovski Dwarf Hamsters are avid tunnel burrowers and well adapted to their climate.

Roborovski hamsters are the smallest of the dwarf hamsters and also the most active being constantly on the move during their waking hours. A bit skittish to being held the Roborovski hamsters can make quite entertaining pets watching them run through hamster tunnels and wheels making full use of toys added to their enclosure.