Jul 292007
 
Clipping Nails

Clipping your hedgehog’s nails may seem like a difficult and intimidating job, but once you know what to do and get in a little practice, you’ll see that it really isn’t that hard. Use whatever nail clippers you are most comfortable with. I use a small child’s finger nail clipper, but a small scissors or » Continue reading…

 Posted by at 3:24 AM
Jun 072007
 

I read that hedgehogs need to live in 73-85 degree weather. My house right now is 71 degrees, but is probably a little less than that. So should i turn up the heat or put a space heater on him temporarily and look into buying some alternate heating source? At 71, you should be good » Continue reading…

 Posted by at 7:54 PM
Jun 072007
 

Every time I get poked by my hedgies quills I get a small white bump on my hand and it gets red around it. Then they itch for about 30 mins. Could it be that I’m having a small allergic reation to my hedgies quills? I know of 1 family that is highly allergic to » Continue reading…

 Posted by at 7:42 PM
Jun 072007
 

About once every other month I take weekend trips (Friday afternoon – Sunday afternoon). If I can’t take my hedgehog, is it ok to leave his feeding in the care of a roommate? He would probably get human stimulation right before I left, once while I was gone, and of course as soon as I » Continue reading…

 Posted by at 6:03 PM