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What Vegetables Do Hedgehogs Eat?

Hedgehogs love to eat. In fact, they spend a lot of time each night just looking for food in the wild. Still, not all food is equal. Some food sources are better than others. And there are food items entirely unsuitable for hedgehogs. In this post, we’ll take a closer look at what vegetables hedgehogs actually eat. What vegetables do …

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What Do Hedgehogs Do For Fun?

All animals need to keep life interesting. In this regard, there’s not a big difference between people and hedgehogs. Both crave for stimulating activities and changes in their environment. And in easier terms, we simply need the stuff to be fun. In this post, we’ll take a closer look at what hedgehogs might consider being fun activities. Knowing about this …

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What Human Food Can You Feed A Hedgehog?

Hedgehogs are omnivorous or insectivorous, depending on who you ask. That means their menu covers a lot of different food items. Now, you might wonder what kind of human food can you feed a hedgehog? In this post, we’ll cover exactly this question along with the basics of hedgehog nutrition needs. In fact, after reading this article, you’ll know exactly …

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How to Play With a Hedgehog

Hedgehogs might be sensitive and nocturnal animals who love to sleep all day but that doesn’t mean you can’t play with them when they’re awake. In fact, it is essential that you play with them so that they remain healthy, fit and happy. Plus, spending time together will also strengthen the bond you two share. One of the most common …

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What Kind Of Cage Does A Hedgehog Need?

Home, sweet home! We hope your hedgehog can proudly feel that about their cage. In this post, we’ll go over all the main requirements of a hedgehog cage along with useful tips on how to make it as safe as possible. In short, hedgehogs need a safe, spacious, and ventilated cage. They spend most of their life inside the cage. …

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Do Hedgehogs Need A Wheel?

Sometimes new hedgehog owners buy a cage complete with food bowls and other important essentials. But they forget about the exercise wheel! In this post, among other things, we’ll take a closer look at what makes a proper exercise wheel and when is the right time to allow hoglets on the wheel. Yes, hedgehogs absolutely need an exercise wheel! It’s …

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What you need to know about Hedgehog Reproduction?

Hedgehogs used to reproduce solely in the wild because apparently… they are animals of the wild. Hedgehogs generally have a gestation period of about thirty-five days and an average litter of four to five baby hedgehogs who are born blind and deaf. They often weigh about fifteen to twenty grams at birth and depend on the mother for all sorts …

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How Do You Hold A Hedgehog?

Just holding a hedgehog seems like a daunting task for many people. Hedgehogs may be really cute, but you can’t ignore the fact they are spiky as well. Would you get easily pierced when lifting up a hedgehog and putting her in your lap? In this post, we’ll cover all the essential recommendations about handling a hedgehog. After going through …

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Do Hedgehogs Need Shots And Regular Veterinary Care?

New hedgehogs owners often ponder whether their hedgehogs need vaccinations like cats or dogs. Plus, some exotic animals need regular check-ups at the vet to ensure there’s no unexpected medical trouble. In this post, you’ll learn all about the vaccination needs and general veterinary care for pet hedgehogs. After reading this article, we are sure you’ll be more confident in …

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How Do You Litter Train A Hedgehog?

Many new hedgehog owners are baffled by this question. Is it even possible to litter train your hedgehog? And if yes, then how on Earth do you start training them? In this article, we’ll go over all the typical questions and worries regarding the hedgehogs’ litter training. It won’t be an easy task, but we are sure that after reading …