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  1. Health
    Hi, I have just put in chinchilla sand for my 4 1/2 month old hedgehog. He loved it! He was rolling around in it and I’ve never seen him so excited. What I noticed is that there was sand around his mouth/nose and that he had tasted some of it but I don’t think he continued to eat it. I’m...
  2. Wheels
    Hello! When I first got my hedgie (close to a year ago now) the recommendations I kept getting in regards to an exercise wheel was a silent spinner from living world. I bought him a 12" silent spinner and I have not had any problems with it in the last year. I have, however, been hearing lately...
  3. Housing & Accessories
    So I am setting up my ThumbTack in a bigger cage, with a different wheel, and I also want to switch to fleece liners...should this be done in stages? I have a bit of time before his new cage with pass the safety test...Is be 2 level, so I still have to make sure he wont injure himself off ramps...
  4. Heating
    Hiya! I'm a soon to be hedgie owner and this may be a very silly question but here goes :D The savic plaza is the cage I will be getting for my hedgehog (the green ramp will not be being used)...
  5. Health
    Hey guys. I typically diffuse 100% grade A therapeutic essential oils in my home. There is a lot of conflicting information on safety of diffusing and hedgies, outside of tea tree which is a solid no on. Wondering if anyone has some pretty solid info or experiences, or can point me in the...
  6. Housing & Accessories
    Hi guys, I'm new to the hedgie community but am loving it so far! A little Background, I have had my hedgie, Barbara, for a couple of months now. Unfortunately for me, 1 month after adopting her she gave birth to 4 babies! All are healthy, and will be ready for new homes (which have already been...
  7. Hedgehog Personality and Behaviour
    Me again. My son bought some other items when his grandmother took him hedgehog supply shopping. I was looking acouple items over and I'm not sure they are safe for our future hedgehog. Please let me know. If the litter shouldn't be used please let me know what kind you guys use and like. As...
  8. General Questions
    Hi guys! So.. I just recently adopted/rescued my little guy (here's the story for anyone who's interested: http://www.hedgehogcentral.com/forums/18-fun-stuff/148954-taco-s-story.html ). I'm housing Taco in sterilite bin set up (4 bins connected by PVC's) but I have given him all night and all...
  9. Breeding & Babies Help
    I'm not sure if this should be here or in the for sale section. These suggestions don't just apply to selling hedgehogs, it's for any transaction. When advertising through newspaper, online, fliers, or word of mouth you could potentially be putting yourself at risk. Here are some of my...
  10. Travel
    Hello Everyone! I am trying to decide what kind of travel cage to get for my Hedgie! I would like a soft sided one, that has stiff sides but isn't plastic. Do you think getting one that opens from the top instead of the side do you agree this would be easier to pick him up out of it for vet...
  11. General Questions
    We will be going on a 25 hour road trip to visit our families and we would like to bring our Hedgie Pickles with us. He will be 8 months when we go. As new Hedgehog owners we are a little bit unsure about how he will react to the long car drive and different atmospheres. If anyone has any tips...
  12. General Questions
    Hi I'm planning on building an indoor garden for my hedgie, there's too many fleas outside and lots of stray cats and winter will be here soon. I want her to have a little nature inside the house. I need to know what brand of safe and organic soil I can use, any help? :confused: Please and thank...
  13. Travel
    Hi everyone! Im a soon to be hedgie owner and would love some advice. I currently live in London but my parents live in Devon my hometown. This is around a 4/5 hour drive or train ride. My question is, is it ok to take my hedgie with me on visits home? For longer times away there is a hedgehog...
  14. Cages
    What do I use to wash my hedgies things such as his water bottle and dish? Is it ok to use regular dish soap like dawn or? My Hedgie also lives in a 50 gallon tank so I want to know if it's ok to clean the glass with glass cleaner or will that cause my Hedgie issues?
  15. General Questions
    Hi- I was wondering if anyone else puts Timothy Hay in their hedgehog's cage? I was told to and have had in it my hedgie's cages for the past 5 years. They like to play in it, and will often carry it into their house and sleep in it. And one of my hedgies just ignores it, It has never caused...
  16. Igloos, Bags & Sleeping options
    I am a soon to be first-time hedgehog owner. & so clearly, I don't know a whole lot about hedgies. (I've been researching) But I've been taking a lot of precautions and I stumbled upon a "tree trunk" hideaway for hedgehogs. I have never heard of anyone that has used this and I was wondering if...
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