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Old 03-16-2017, 01:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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My hedgehog, is around 8 months old. Lately, I've noticed he has very dry ears. So, I started to give him an oatmeal bath everything few days. This helps for the rest of the day or sometimes just a few hours, but then they get dry again. What should I do?
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Old 03-16-2017, 05:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Eddie has that issue too. I'd say maybe tone down the frequency of your baths--that often of a bath might be drying them out more. I've been treating Eddie's ears with a bit of olive oil every day. Coconut oil should work too.
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Old 03-19-2017, 11:07 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I used Lanolin ( breastfeeding nipple cream) on my guy's ears when I noticed they were dry and it really helped. I read about it on an older post.
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