Have you ever wondered how far your hamster runs each day? Most hamsters (like mine) love their wheels. What if there was a way to track how far your hamster ran in its wheel? Well there is! And all you'll need are a few dollars in parts that you can pick up at a hardware and electronics store and a computer. Follow this Instructable and you'll be tracking your hamster in no time!
Step 1: Get a Hamster and a Wheel
If you don't already have one get (1) hamster and (1) hamster wheel. I got a Syrian hamster named Lizzie and a "Wodent Wheel". Apparently this type of wheel is better for her back because of the relatively large radius.