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Old 03-28-2016, 06:53 PM   #4 (permalink)
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It could be an abscess from rubbing on a toilet paper tube. Do you cut the tubes or leave them intact?

I would just leave it be until the vet sees it just in case it's something like a tumour.

Please don't use herbs on it since hedgehogs are so sensitive to smell it could make thing worse.
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