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  1. Skin
    Hi there, I will apologize in advance for my lengthy post, but at this point I don't know else what to do. Please help in any way you can! Hickory is my two year old hedgehog and we have been dealing with consistent skin infections and obesity for quite some time now. I am getting very...
  2. General Questions
    Hello We have an 8 month old female hedgehog. We found her to be a bit on the heavy side after comparing with others. August 20th she was 760gr and she was eating Nutrience Infusion adult weight control cat food (2 table spoons) and the occasional 1 or 2 mealworm a week. Sept 20th 784gr, Oct...
  3. 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...
  4. Health
    Hi, I'm writing with concern about my hedgie's weight. He's 4 months old, and obese - last week he weighed 840 gram, I weighed him today - 861. He has his wheel where he runs nightly, he also runs around the room for about an hour a day. His food has low fat percentage, here is its receipe...
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