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Old 08-12-2016, 02:44 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey everyone,

General question -

My hedgie Ollie is only 3 months and sleeps during the night sometimes. Is that normal even though they're nocturnal? I'm assuming the are like newborns and just sleep alot during the first couple months.

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Old 08-12-2016, 05:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
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This is perfectly normal. Just like human babies (which require naps during the day), hedgie babies need the extra sleep to make up for all the energy it takes to grow and run around like crazy.
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My hedgie is olny 7, weeks and sleeps all the time

It is so cute
Also it is completely normal
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