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Old 01-11-2012, 03:49 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Ears looking tattered? Fungus?

I've noticed my hedgehog's ears are looking "tattered", they are along the rims a dull looking colour compared to his pink ears. I read briefly that this could be some sort of fungus? How can I be sure about this, and is there anything I can do personally about this to help it dissipate? Or do I have to take him to a vet?


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Get some Udderly Smooth or Vasaline and rub them on his ears. It'll take care of it.
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Rarely is it fungus. Use what Christemo says and try to rub it on once a day. After a couple of days the tatters should come right off.
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