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WATCH: Hungry hamster melts hearts as he scoffs a carrot

Sarah-Jane Murphy

Published 25/11/2015 | 15:18

Mike enjoys his supper in his cosy bed
Credit: YouTube/Mikesanman19
Mike enjoys his supper in his cosy bed Credit: YouTube/Mikesanman19

Hamsters are so adorable that watching them complete even the simplest of tasks can be a joy to behold.

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The way they run earnestly in their wheel, convinced they're going somewhere exciting.

The way they stuff their expandable mouths with sunflower seeds until their cheeks look fit to burst.

The way they burrow and pummel the coloured cotton wool in their cages until they have fashioned a bed fit for a princess.

 

 

This little fella, Mike, who lives in Japan has gained thousands of fans all over the world as he nonchalantly chomps on his carrot slice.

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Without trying to be cute he succeeds in melting our hearts.

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The video was shared a year ago but has only recently gone viral with nearly 200,000 views.

Good man Mike!

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