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  1. General Questions
    Firstly, I'm a new hedgie owner, and I've had our 11 week old Lil Quill for about 2 weeks. I've handled dogs, cats, squirrels, ferrets, girlfriend, but not a beast as complicated as my Lil Quiller. I've been told different things about taking care of him, and my girlfriend, who's had a hedgehog...
  2. Hedgehog Personality and Behaviour
    So I wanted to post because I am concerned that I do not know enough about the care and maintenance of my hedgie. I clean his cage daily, refill his food bowl daily, clean and refill his water as well. But things like Mites and stuff I do not know much about. Any general advice on anything I...
  3. Breeding & Babies Help
    Hello. New guy here. I'm not very familiar with hedgehogs so I'd be really grateful for any advice. So long story short: I live in a big city (in Bulgaria, Europe) and found a hedgehog in the grassland between the buildings. My first intention was to try to tame it and if that doesn't work out...
  4. General Questions
    So, I'm a new owner with my first hedgehog. I fell in love right away. I got this little one four weeks ago from a previous owner who was unable to care for her very well. She's about a year old. She fits in one hand. Her name is Willow. In her previous home, she wasn't really ever handled and...
  5. General Questions
    So I got a 2-month-old hedgehog about three weeks ago. He wasn't eating the first two days due to stress so I started syringe feeding using his old food, which was Mazuri with a lactobacillus supplement ( https://www.ferret-marin.com/products/detail29.html not sure if I should entirely...
  6. General Questions
    Hi All, So Obelix is 5 weeks old and i am wanting some advice. Oby sleeps 24/7, he wakes up when i hold him but just falls asleep in my hands, is this ok? He had his first bath and freaked out. I dipped his feet in a couple of times before putting him in the bath. The water was luke warm and...
  7. General Questions
    Hello, Earlier today I was sorting through Prue's growing collection of stuff and rediscovered the adorable bonding bag that I bought her. After seeing that the forecast for today was warm, I decided to walk my dog and take her along. I have heard of people doing chores and going shopping with...
  8. Introductions
    Hello! I just got an eight-week-old male hedgehog. His name is Angus :) He is salt and pepper and pretty big for his age! He seems to be at a healthy weight, doesn't have fat on his legs and can curl up without any issues. I am currently using aspen as bedding, which after reading some threads...
  9. Hedgehog Personality and Behaviour
    I adopted my precious little hedgie last Saturday. Her name is Princess Quillia. I already love her to death! But I had some questions on ways to maybe get her to be a little more social around me, my fiance and my cat. She seems to be more comfortable around me (understandable since I'm her...
  10. Bleeding, Female
    Hi all, Around two weeks ago, I walked in to my room to find a cage with blood in my hedgehog's bedding. I rushed Ginny to the vet and they gave her antibiotics to treat a UTI, but it hasn't worked. Last night I called the breeder where I've gotten all my hedgies from and she told me that if the...
  11. General Questions
    Hi there, I am interested in getting an APH! have had a lot of experience with other pets but these are new to me so I have a lot of questions!! Sorry in advance. Having read many things online I found it hard to find answers to these. I will list them to make it easier :) 1. What cage? I...
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