You're exactly right. The "seed" issue is because seeds and nuts of a certain size can get stuck in the roof of the hedgehog's mouth. As can sticky dried fruits like craisins. If seeds, nuts and dried fruits were a necessary part of a hedgehog's diet, they'd have to be diced small in order to prevent a choking hazard. Thankfully, they aren't.Shelbys Mom said:My thought is.
That it's because the seeds are so small, they can't choke on them.
Because most fruits with seeds that they are not supposed to have is because the seeds present a choking hazard.
Somebody please correct me if I'm wrong.
So feed all the strawberries, raspberries, etc and know that the teeny tiny seeds are harmless. (But they make the poop look funny when they pass them out again.)