Here are basic, yearly, and additional costs for purchasing and taking care of a hedgehog. Please use this as a guideline, as costs will vary. Veterinary rates in particular may vary the most from one clinic to another.
It was way too hot outside so it was time to cool off with some hedgies!
While mite infestations are not common you may have to deal with one or two throughout the life of your hedgehog. It’s important to be aware of the signs and to seek out immediate treatment from a knowledgeable exotics veterinarian.
A rescue hedgehog with concentrated quill loss being treated for mites at Hamor Hollow Hedgehogs
Hedgehogs are now legal in all of New England and most of the United States! Unfortunately, hedgehogs are still illegal in California, Georgia, Hawaii, Pennsylvania, and The Five Boroughs of New York City.