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Hedgehog Diet

Posted on: January 22nd, 2016 by
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What to feed your pet is very important. It should be in HiGH QUALITY Kibble containing 30% Protein and 6-14% low in fat in adult hedgehogs and babies need 30-35% more protein Here's a PDF that "REAPER" from Hedgehog Central have compiled a list of Cat food recommended for African Pygmy Hedgehogs. Feel free to Continue reading the story "Hedgehog Diet"

Cage Accessories

Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by
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I highly recommend downloading this most up to date and informative Hedgehog Book compiled by Kimberly Goertzen. Your one stop source for hedgehog care. This book is available for Direct Download. Hedgehogs like to burrow and hide. Provide your little friend a cool hideout.   1. Super Pet Igloo:
  • made in translucent & durable plastic
  • easy to clean
  • odor Continue reading the story "Cage Accessories"
  • Hedgehog Snacks/Treats

    Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by
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    Some recommendation for Hedgehog Snacks Hedgehog Snacks

    Nail Trimming

    Posted on: June 4th, 2015 by
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    This seems to be a highly sought after topic especially with first time hedgehog owners.   An average time for trimming hedgehog's nails would be around 3 weeks.   Here are some photos to show you how your hedgehog's nails suppose to look the "normal" way. Always make sure to have kwik stop with you in case of accidents.   Nail TrimContinue reading the story "Nail Trimming"

    Bedding and Nesting

    Posted on: March 26th, 2010 by
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    The most important factor is choosing the right kind of Bedding for your Hedgehog.   Now you have to remember, different hedgehogs are different. Some may have skin allergies and some may not. Some people like to use wood shavings versus paper materials or even liners. You would never really know what your hedgehog would react to until you try it. Continue reading the story "Bedding and Nesting"

    Housing your Pet

    Posted on: March 26th, 2010 by
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    Hedgehogs are excellent climbers. They require a cage with no wires to climb on nor wires underneath that might get their feet caught. The bigger area you can house them in, the better it is since they love to run free.

    What I use to house my hedgehog is on my SUPPLIES section, its inexpensive and does the same thing Continue reading the story "Housing your Pet"