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Old 04-08-2013, 06:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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my hedgie just had babies in a 4ft long aquarium, and i was wondering if im able to scoop out the poop thats on the other side away from her nest. like the total opposite end of the aquarium?
can i scoop it out as i see it without replacing anything ?
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Old 04-08-2013, 07:20 PM   #2 (permalink)
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As long as mom doesn't get upset you can take out one handful of dirty shavings when you feed and water her and replace it with clean shavings.
If she seems at all stressed then stop for a few days and then try again. Don't touch anything near the nest though.
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