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Old 02-08-2017, 10:12 AM   #8 (permalink)
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If he's not scratching then he doesn't have mites. Hedgehogs with mites scratch frantically and you would see it. The dry skin can happen when they're quilling. Try giving an oatmeal bath and see if that helps.
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