Eating too fast or...? - Hedgehog Central Hedgehog pet care & owner forum
Hedgehog Central GalleryForum Archives Facebook Link

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-26-2014, 12:04 AM   #1 (permalink)
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2014
Location: Michigan
Posts: 4
Default Eating too fast or...?

Not sure if this is the right place for this, but this is the only somewhat fitting place I can think of. I apologize if this isn't the right place.
I got my first hedgie two weeks ago. He's a few months short of three years old, was with the breeder for about a year, and then went to the home I got him from. Two days ago, I noticed him coughing a little bit for probably something like five to seven seconds. He got into another small fit that was about the same earlier today; both times were somewhat shortly after he had eaten. I'm wondering if it's him eating too quickly or something else? Unfortunately the bedding that I have at the moment is a mix that does include pine, though I have plans to switch him to aspen when I get the chance, and the shavings are beneath a sheet of fabric similar to fleece. I did also recently change him over from one brand of food to another, but the change was gradual and there didn't seem to be an issue up until now. I just want to get an idea of whether or not it might be something I serious, or just him eating too fast. If it turns out he is just eating too quickly, if anyone could give me some suggestions, I'd greatly appreciate it! Thanks!

Last edited by kinasume; 12-26-2014 at 12:07 AM.
kinasume is offline   Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Hedgehog Central Hedgehog pet care & owner forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.
User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
Password:
Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
Email Address:

Log-in




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Going no where fast grins&needles Fun Stuff 3 10-11-2013 08:24 PM
How fast do they grow, and does she like this, etc kvmommy General Questions 2 02-17-2013 10:56 AM
How fast is too fast (changing around a hedgie's routine) zoologist General Questions 2 03-29-2012 11:16 AM
How fast are hedgies? amyyy General Questions 3 01-14-2011 06:53 PM
How fast do they grow? Anny Health 1 08-27-2009 02:04 PM


All times are GMT -4. The time now is 05:16 AM.



Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2019, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Search Engine Optimization by vBSEO 3.6.1
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.
PetGuide.com
Basset Hound Forum Doberman Forum Golden Retriever Forum Beagle Forum
Boxer Forum Dog Forum Pit Bull Forum Poodle Forum
Bulldog Forum Fish Forum Havanese Forum Maltese Forum
Cat Forum German Shepherd Forum Labradoodle Forum Yorkie Forum Hedgehog Forum
Chihuahua Forum Retriever Breeds Cichlid Forum Dart Frog Forum Mice Breeder Forum