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Old 05-12-2009, 05:14 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by maddog936
k i brought her to the vet she has an eye disease called blephritus. its kind of weird seeing as i have the same condition too. the vet gave me some triple antibiotic eye ointment to give her it seems to be doing better so its all good.
Considering the coincidence, is it possible that it was transfered from human to hedgehog by contact?

It would be wise to wash your hands often, especially after you touch your eye. Try not to touch your eyes while handling your hedgie either, as it is quite a coincidence.
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