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  1. Igloos, Bags & Sleeping options
    I just found a fur purse at a thrift store and got it for my 4 month old hedgie. I have had her for just over a month; she is active, curious, and passionate about her likes and dislikes. She bonded with the fur purse quickly, showing hardly any fear after her first two explorations of it. She...
  2. Health
    My hedgehog named Pickle has been losing fur recently. Her fur is very patchy, and it used to not be this bad. Her skin is also very dry and flaky, even though I mix Vitamin E oil into her bath water. She also has yellow discharge coming from her ears. She doesn't appear to be losing a lot of...
  3. Skin
    Pictures included. Today when I woke Thorne up to eat, I had a black blanket in his hut and noticed it was covered in dry skin and some fur. I forgot to moisturize him after the last bath, then I remembered the next day. So the skin flakes are no surprise. But I am really concerned about the...
  4. Skin
    I just recently received my hedgie, Saruman (had to do a name change from "Tickles") close to a month ago, with no background on him, or any experience owning one. Previous owner told me he was a she, if that tells you anything...:confused: Since being able to interact with him more often and...
  5. Quills
    So my little boy Andy is just about one year old now. When I got him he was already quilling and in about a couple months he stopped. Now however when I look into his cage in the morning I see quills everywhere (not just a few, maybe 6-8 or more) and some stray white belly hairs. I'm almost...
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