Hedgehog Personality Types

Hedgehog’s personalities depend on many factors, the most important is how often they are handled and in which way. A hedgehog that was neglected, not handled very often or handled with gloves/in an intimidating manner are most likely to be mean and aggressive. Another factor that plays a role in your hedgehog’s personality is their mother’s personality. If your hedgehog’s …

How To Bond With Your Hedgehog

Hedgehogs make great pets, but you won’t be able to enjoy you’re hedgehog fully, if you don’t bond. Bonding with your hedgehog will make you love your pet more and your hedgehog love you. Imagine sitting in a room with a complete stranger, you wouldn’t be comfortable, but once you get to know each other, you become to enjoy their …

How To Dress Up Your Hedgehog

Hedgehogs are cute and they’re even cuter when wearing tiny costumes. I mean just look at this little cutie. With Halloween coming up, I know you want to dress your hedgie up. Making Your Hedgehog A Costume There aren’t many places where you can find costumes made especially for hedgehogs; most hedgehog costumes you see are handmade. However you could …

The Complete Guide To Traveling With Hedgehogs

Traveling with hedgehogs

Whether it’s a short trip to the vet or a vacation across the world, there are things you should know before putting your hedgehog in the car and driving off. If you’re taking your hedgehog along on a trip, you should prepare beforehand to ensure your hedgehog’s comfort and safety. Before Your Trip Hedgehogs are climate sensitive, so you’ll have …

Taking Care Of A Pregnant Hedgehog

Congratulations! You’re hedgehog is pregnant, but just how do you take care of her? Taking care of a pregnant hedgehog is simple in the beginning and gets a bit trickier near the end of the pregnancy. What Are The Signs Of Hedgehog Pregnancy? Wait, you aren’t sure your hedgehog is pregnant? Here’s how to find out. The most noticeable sign …

How To Breed Hedgehogs

Before you decide to breed hedgehogs, it is very important that you know about the responsibility that comes with breeding hedgehogs. You also need to know who’s going to take care of the babies. Both the mother and the babies need lots and lots of care. Having hedgehog babies (aka hoglets) is a huge responsibility. If your pet hedgehog is …

Do Hedgehogs Make Good Pets For Young Children?

When deciding what pet to get your children, as a parent, you have concerns on whether or not this pet is suitable for your children. Is this pet safe for the children? Will my children know how to take care of it? And lots of other questions are bound to be asked, and of course need answered. Do Hedgehogs Make …

How To Bathe A Hedgehog + Nail Trimming

There comes a time in every hedgehog’s life, that s/he is just too dirty, s/he can’t live with him/herself. S/he’s been wearing poopy boots for long enough. Not only are those stinky, they’re also not very fashionable. S/he really needs a bath. Bath Time: Hedgehogs, unlike many animals, do not clean themselves. Keeping your hedgehog clean is your responsibility. And I think …

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Baby Hedgehogs : All You Need To Know

baby hedgehogs

Baby hedgehogs are unbelievably cute, but what do you know about them? Here’s all you need to know about baby hedgehogs (hoglets). In the wild The hedgehog mating season is between late April to September, mainly in May and June. Hedgehogs stay pregnant for 35-58 days (5-8 weeks), and the average litter is four to five hoglets — baby hedgehogs. Hedgehogs …