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  1. Health
    My hedgie, Sir Benjamin, is a year and a half old. I got him when he was about 8 months old. When I first got him he was so tiny but quickly started gaining weight, which at the time wasn't a bad thing. He started to get a little chunky after a while though, and I assumed it'd be fine since he...
  2. Hedgehog Personality and Behaviour
    Just need to share this so others are aware. I was lucky enough to have three hedgies when I lived in FL years ago. Recently here in CA, I managed to find one online. He was a male, about 2 years old, very obese and extremely shy. So obese that he could not form into a proper ball...
  3. Hedgehog Personality and Behaviour
    I'm a new hedgehog owner, though I have babysat some hedgehogs before. I bought my dear Rupert from Kijiji. He was originally a rescue, and his last owner didn't have enough time to look after his needs and give him enough bonding time. As such, he's very huffy. I know this will take time and we...
  4. Health
    Okay so my male hedgehog Kovu is overweight, and he isn't getting any skinnier. I noticed today he had some yellowing under his armpits. So now I'm really starting to be concerned about his weight and would really like some tips! I have three hedgehogs currently, my two females, are both a...
  5. General Questions
    Wasn't sure where to post this. So apologizes in advance. I tried to get pictures but Luna seems to know when my camera is out. So Luna just had her first birthday and I really think I made a huge mistake. My breeder, sweet as can be, told me one way to feed her and I didn't research to make...
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