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  1. Health
    I am currently taking care of two hedgies: a 1 y/o male called Huxley and a ~8 month old female one called Peebles. I heard the girl squeaking at night around three times? One of which I saw her doing it while peeing. Her beeding has been making it hard for me to distinguish if her pee's...
  2. Skin
    My boy King Robert had a lump of goo growing out his back before we lanced and drained it. Of note: the skin was perfect, no dryness, scaling, redness, swelling, literally no indication of something wrong other than the bump. We suspect it was just a zit or an ingrown quill but it's his second...
  3. General Questions
    Hi all, I'm not sure if I'm posting this in the right place or not, so I'm sorry about that. First time posting. I have a hedgehog who is a little over a year old. He's a grumpy little guy, but things are going well with him. I recently upgraded to a pretty big cage for him, so I have an...
  4. General Questions
    I have decided that it's definitely time for Prudence to have a check up. She hasn't been running on her wheel since October, and has recently been much less active in her playpen. For the longest time since October she was very active outside of her cage, eating everything, drinking lots of...
  5. Health
    I really need some help and before I am asked YES I SAW A VET. Okay so my hedgehog, Pumpkin, is a female. My boyfriend and I have had her for about a month now and we got her from a breeder as a baby. she is still losing her quills so she is young. Yesterday I was playing with her and she was...
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    Hello, I have a 5yr old African Pygmy named Snuggles. for the past 4 years he has had very little quills and very dry skin. I have taken him to 3 exotic vets and they have all done tests that came back negative for anything and i was told that as long as he was eating/pooping/acting normal that...
  7. Fecal & Intestinal issues
    I have a 2 year-old female hedgehog (2 years, 3 months) named Bailey who has never had any issues before this week. Six nights ago she didn’t touch her food so I replaced it, the next night, she tipped over the food bowl and still didn’t eat – I replaced it again and after the third day I...
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