Scatter feeding is a wonderful idea and will give your hamster more purpose in life when going to the effort to forage for food just like they would have to do in the wild. It’s important to give your hamster an enriched diet of various different food items as can be seen on our food page. Once you get to know your hamster you should easily figure out what is his / hers favourite food items are. Your hamster will get great satisfaction when discovering these around their cage, you can call it their day job! Try hiding food in various places or even bury items deep to encourage your hamster to dig.