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We're trying to get my girlfriend's little guy to drink more water. I'm afraid it may be near the end, as he appears to be suffering from wobbly hedgehog syndrome and is having mobility issues (he's about 6 years old), but we're doing all we can. He has started to eat a bit more, but he isn't peeing and when he does, it's super dark (so he's definitely dehydrated). Does anyone have any tips, tricks, or suggestions to get him to drink more? He drank from his dispenser two nights ago and we've got water in medicine caps in his cage, but he just isn't very mobile anymore. I'd appreciate any feedback!
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We're trying to get my girlfriend's little guy to drink more water. I'm afraid it may be near the end, as he appears to be suffering from wobbly hedgehog syndrome and is having mobility issues (he's about 6 years old), but we're doing all we can. He has started to eat a bit more, but he isn't peeing and when he does, it's super dark (so he's definitely dehydrated). Does anyone have any tips, tricks, or suggestions to get him to drink more? He drank from his dispenser two nights ago and we've got water in medicine caps in his cage, but he just isn't very mobile anymore. I'd appreciate any feedback!
- James
You could try feed him wet food so he can get hydrated that way or soften his kibble (if that's what he eats) with water. You could also try letting him drink out of a water bowl so that he can drink larger volumes of water at once. Hope he feels better!
 

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You could try giving wet cat food and set up a water dish (like the suggestion above), Or you could feed him water using a syringe, little by little. Hope your hedgie bear gets well soon!
 
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