These puppies zoom around on the floor, and know to turn around when they reach a wall. They make cute noises, too. Slightly larger than the Zhu Zhu Hamsters, a variety of play sets are available for the Zhu Zhu Puppies.
Zhu Zhu Baby hamsters have a roller ball under their tummy to rock and roll around when nudged. Butter Cheeks is a yellow hamster with a pink diaper, and comes with three "baby" accessories. — As of 8.16.10, this product had 5 out of 5 stars from 3 reviews on ToysRUs.com and was listed No. 26 in best-selling toys and games. PROS: Durable, easy to control, realistic movements.
With eight original characters split into two battling groups called Special Forces and Ninja Warriors, Kung Zhu Pet owners will have the thrill of training each character to transform fighting, battling warriors. While these Kung Zhu hamsters may start of as "cute" and "mild-mannered" once they are sent into their main training grounds, smart chip technology will actually allow for a distinct personality transformation of fighting ninja and warriors. — As of 8.12.10, this product had 4 out of 5 stars from seven reviews on ToysRUs.com and was listed No. 14 in best-selling toys and games. PROS: Easy to use and entertaining. CONS: Not very durable.
This set includes six summer-themed Zhu Zhu pet fashion options. Sailor, scuba diver, Hawaiian shirt , basketball player, ballerina and hula girl costumes are included. — As of 8.12.10, this product had 5 out of 5 stars from five reviews on ToysRUs.com and was listed No. 5 in best-selling toys and games. PROS: Easy to use and durable, with realistic movement. CONS: May be too advanced for children under 3.
The Kung Zhu Armor sets add on to the Kung Zhu Special Forces and Ninja Warriors. Each set includes special armor and oversize weapons to prepare the hamsters for battle. Armor varieties include Night Raid and Shadow Jonin. Launch date: 2010.
Zhu Zhu Pets get attitude with the Rockstar line. With longer hair and mohawks, these hamsters are ready to rock. Kids can collect Ryder, Pax, Kingston and Roxie, all named after children of celebrities, including Angelina Jolie and Gwen Stefani. Launch date: 2010.
Instead of hamsters, these pets are skunks, raccoons, bunnies and hedgehogs with the same spunk and charm of the original Zhu Zhu Pets. Launch date: 2010. — As of 7.14.10, two Zhu Zhu Pets Wild Bunch Hamsters were ranked among the top-10 best sellers on ToysRUs.com for 3- to 4-year-olds, with 5 out of 5 stars from four reviews. PROS: A fun and fuzzy collectible and ideal gift item. Awards: Dr. Toy 100 Best Children's Products - 2010
This hamster on a mission loves to explore and can scoot along the ground and boogie through its different habitats. The Zhu Zhu Pets Hamster line also includes Chunk, Pipsqueak and Num Num, all of which squeak and chatter when in loving mode. This product was named one of Dr. Toy's 100 Best Children's Products 2009. Launch date: Fall 2009.