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  1. Heating
    Hi, I've been using a small animal heating pad underneath my hedgehog's cage for a year without any major issue. In particular, it was used underneath my hedgehog's igloo. This was because the air temp of the cage was frequently 72-74 degrees. I've recently moved and the air temp in the...
  2. General Questions
    Hello, I am a new Hedgehog owner. I got Pepper a couple of months ago now so I'm still working on getting him used to being handled without gloves. I recently bought Pepper a new plastic house to make cleaning easier, and installed a heat mat underneath some fleece bedding for him. Before I did...
  3. Heating
    I have Nina's cage heated but it can be chilly in her play pen, due to a roommate situation I can't turn the heat up anymore. It's not cold and she definitely looks fine, but if I were to make her a heating pad similar to this (maybe a couple small ones) would that be okay? I would be watching...
  4. Skin
    Hi! I have had my hedgehog for almost a year now. Over the last week or so she has been losing a lot of quills, and has really flaky skin. I was playing with her, and after putting her back into her cage I found 6 quills in the area I had her out. I am not noticing any bald spots, but I know she...
  5. Heating
    My set up is 2 sterilite bins without the lids, connected by a 4" pvc pipe. The bins are 66qt each and each measure 20 by 14". I live where it doesn't really rain or snow much, and we're approaching summer and it gets hot! My house really doesn't get cold either, and we always put the heater on...
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