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  1. Health
    Im freaking out guys. So i just got a hedgehog, and i love him soo much. anyway, i let him down to explore in my living room and he ended up crawling under my couch. I couldnt get him out, no matter how hard i tried, so i got behind my couch to move it a bit, thinking maybe he'd come out. well...
  2. Fecal & Intestinal issues
    Our girl Frozone is about 2 years old now, but we've only had her since March. She had her first litter with us in late June, two hoglets, both survived and are very well. Her weight dropped after the litter and never quite went back to the pre-litter level, but she always stayed above 250g so...
  3. Health
    So my hedgehog mango and I were just hanging out and she started throwing up. She eats ALOT and I've tried everything to cut down her food he just keeps gobbling it down. I think that Is why she is throwing up. I don't know what I should do for her? Should I change your food? Vet?
  4. Introductions
    Hello everyone! (: My name is Jessica and I'm a new mommy to my amazing little man Dexter. He's 5 months old and i got him from a licensed breeder near my town when he was 3 months old. I recently started to notice some behavior changes and some health changes about a month and a half ago...
  5. Mites
    Hello! I got my lovely Judy on November 16th. She started loosing her baby quills a few weeks ago and it's been a tough journey for her. Two weeks ago her ceramic light bulb that keeps her cage warm went out so I had to put the space heater on for a few days until I could get a new bulb. The...
  6. Health
    So I brought home my hedgehog four days ago and he seemed to be doing fine. He spent his first night exploring and settled into his cage well. However yesterday he didn't really get up or move at all except for about half an hour when he got up to eat. Tonight when he woke up he ran on his wheel...
  7. Feet and legs
    I bought my first pair of hedgehogs yesterday. They have already had 1 litter together and the lady said Priscilla could be due at anytime for a second litter. I need to take her and Phillip to the vet because their feet are swollen and have scabs, some toenails are black&green, while others...
  8. Health
    omg omg i am so scared right now for my hedgehog. he fell from my staircase ledge from the 3rd to the 2nd floor! i feel so bad right now i want to cry!!!! when i went to pick him up he made some noises and now he has difficulty walking?? his right leg seems shaky and wobbly. and soon after he...
  9. Mites
    I just rescently adopted my first hedge from a certified breeder in Wisconsin. When I first brought him (Bruce) home to my apartment he seemed fine. I brought him to my parents ( so they could meet him) and there I noticed over night he has dandruff and was itching, the next day I checked his...
  10. Diet and Nutrition
    I got my hedgehog from a breeder who was studying to be an exotic pet vet. He was feeding her Hills Science Diet cat food (Healthy Development one) and told me to do the same. So I've been filling her bowl with 1/4th cup of that daily. I was just wondering if this is okay, if this is a healthy...
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