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In Amy's cage I usually have a CHE, but it stopped working and the new one will arrive in like 7 days. Since it is getting colder (20-23°C/68-73.4°F) I can't leave her without any heat. Is it okay if during those 7 days I use like a basking light during the day and a blue heat light at night? It's the only type of heat source my local pet store provides (aside from heating mats).
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Holly is a female African Pygmy Hedgehog. She weighs about 463g and was born May 28, 2019.
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I think those temperatures you listed are fine! My room gets down to 63 sometimes and I have a blanket over my hedgehog and her heat lamp on and she is fine. If your room without a heat lamp stays between 68-73.5, for a few days it should be okay. If she gets cold, you can snuggle her with your body temperature :)
 

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If you are really worried and have access to a place that sells small space heaters, maybe try one of those. I have used them in the winter time most nights without any problems. I use mats for heat, but like to keep the room at a nice 75-77 degrees F. for them.
 

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Hello!
In Amy's cage I usually have a CHE, but it stopped working and the new one will arrive in like 7 days. Since it is getting colder (20-23°C/68-73.4°F) I can't leave her without any heat. Is it okay if during those 7 days I use like a basking light during the day and a blue heat light at night? It's the only type of heat source my local pet store provides (aside from heating mats).
Thank you in advance :D
yeah my house is always 68 degrees
and Mr lou loves to snuggle up under the his fleece blanket. I also just throw a large blanket if need be over the top of his house to keep any draft out. every hog
 
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