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Old 02-07-2012, 05:49 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Default Re: Prickles after holding a Hedgy in full spine mode

Originally Posted by jerseymike1126
My hands got used to it over time, though they look like a pin cushion now!
Mine do too; after I wash the dishes you can see every place I've been quilled on my palms!

I am allergic to pollen and animal dander, so when I get poked with a quill it does push this into my skin and I get a red slightly itchy rash. Usually just washing it with anti-bac soap and drying it off does the trick, but if I get a serious quilling (like during a nail-clipping adventure) Benadryl works wonders! This just means no hedgies under my shirts but they don't seem to mind blanket snuggles
Hedgies: Mac & Dougie
Kitties: Shelby & Jack

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