Hedgehog Central banner

i need as much help as i can get - please

1793 Views 7 Replies 6 Participants Last post by  smhufflepuff
My hedgie Julian is worrying me. He was neglected by his earlier owners and was bought at a pet store (I've heard this is bad?). Whenever i get him out - he gets very cautious and scared. He pees and poops on -EVERYTHING-. I got him about 3 months back in August, and have been told that hedgehogs would be calm by now. I hold him every day for at least 30 minutes- and feed him everyday. I keep his cage fairly clean and love him. Is it the way I hold him? Do we need more bonding time? (also - bonding ideas) How do I "Potty Train' my baby Julian? He has a litter box in his cage. I'm sorry.I've never had a hedgehog before and I'm not sure how other hedgies behave. Please help. I am on the verge of giving him a better home :cry:

Thank you everyone
1 - 1 of 8 Posts
Lovethathog14 said:
Thanks -
I was realy worried about him, I'm glad he's not too weird ;) Man, hedgehog poops are disgusting...
:lol: the pooping never stops so you better get use to it :lol:
1 - 1 of 8 Posts
This is an older thread, you may not receive a response, and could be reviving an old thread. Please consider creating a new thread.