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i've recently became the proud owner of a 9 week old female hedgie and ive a few questions about travelling withher. I've read some get travel sickness and some travel real well (im hoping to accustom her to it and dont want to have her stressed/uncomfortable)

Every week i travel 3 hrs during the day on a friday after work to my boyfriends and back up on a sunday. i've set up 2 homes for her, one in his (she was there for a weekend already) and one in mine using the same beading and same little house for her to sleep and hide in with a top of mine she already uses to snuggle into, and bought her a hard sided guinnea pig travel case which ive already brought her home from his, during the journey she was snuggled up in my top and slept, and pooped and nibbled some food when she woke up for a little during the travel.

i read that they have green poop when they get stressed and can get travel sick on the journey, but the day after travel she seems happy and was active exploring her new home, and her poop's healthy colour, she didnt get sick during or after travel. Does this mean she travels well and in future she'll be okay to travel with me?

sorry for the long post, i love her to bits and want to try do the best for her

(travels no more than 2/ half hrs on a non stop coach on a motorway and then a taxi to his house)
 

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She seems to be fine traveling. Just make sure she isn't being shaken around too much and there isn't too loud of noises. Also like you said watch the color of her poop. If you take her out after you get to either of your houses and she seems to be doing fine then you have a little traveler!:)
 

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Watch the temperature too. Two hours without heat is too long. Hand warmers will work, just make sure they are wrapped up in a sock and put way under the bedding, as they will get pretty hot.

You need a thermometer and heating in both cages too.

She may be stressed with the lack of sleep, so keep an eye on that too.

When she gets older, she may not tolerate the weekly travel as well.
 
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I've gotten her used to a hot water bottle cover for a little hot water i was going to use under her 'snuggle hidey hole' which she uses as a main bed for both her homes,

she sleeps from 6am- 9pm, so when i bring her to travel at 5pm she's asleep i just lift that up with her in it and put in the carrier case for her to snuggle in and sleep (also for familiarity)

should i use hand warmers instead?
 

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You need a heat source that will heat the whole cage, a water bottle will heat where she's sleeping and then she will feel chilled when she gets up especially when its colder outside. You don't want a temperature difference between her bed and the rest of the cage.
 
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