Is it considered “child-like” to own a hamster at 16?

I am disabled, and love caring for hamsters, as it gives the independence that i miss in my day to day life, and gives me a companion when needed. Although, I’m starting to think whether I’m too old to still want to own hamsters, or whether another pet suitable for someone with hemiplegia, a dislocated hip... show more I am disabled, and love caring for hamsters, as it gives the independence that i miss in my day to day life, and gives me a companion when needed. Although, I’m starting to think whether I’m too old to still want to own hamsters, or whether another pet suitable for someone with hemiplegia, a dislocated hip condition, and chronic hip pain, such as a reptile or other rodent. Any ideas or advice would be appreciated?
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