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"
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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"
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. … Continue reading the story "Nail Trimming"
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"
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.