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Old 05-24-2018, 02:28 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey! So weird question, is it normal for males hedgie to roll? Lancelot rolls in his litter box every night and I'm not sure why... I'm pretty sure it's just because he is messy, but still. Any ideas on why he does this?
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Old 05-24-2018, 08:14 AM   #2 (permalink)
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Yes it's normal and has nothing to do with his gender. He is trying to bathe, which they naturally do to clean themselves (they roll around in sand/soil).

You can offer a sand bath, just put it in the enclosure. You can use chinchilla sand (not dust) or play or reptile sand. Avoid pure silica sand and calci sand.
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Old 05-25-2018, 01:54 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ok, thank you so much for the advice!!
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