Petco Hamster Ball Derby

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EDWARDSVILLE, IL (KTVI) – Does your hamster have a “ned for speed”? Well, Petco has a great opportunity for you.

The annual Hamster Ball Derby is back in action on Saturday, April 12, 2014.

Starting at 1:30 p.m., families are invited to bring their pet hamster and hamster ball to their local Petco store to watch these tiny companions race to the finish line in an effort to win a grand prize.

Families are also encouraged to learn why hamsters are one of the most popular small animals around the world.

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