What You Should Know Before Shopping for Hedgehog Pet Supplies Online

Whether you have acquired your new pet from a licensed breeder, a pet shop in your area, or from a family member or friend, every hedgehog needs a specific setup that includes a variety of essentials. Hedgehogs, while cute and cuddly, are not legal to have as pets in many states. This is why there is not a specific niche …

Best Safety Practices When Traveling With Your Hedgehog

When planning a trip, it can be hard to find someone willing to take care of your four-legged friends back at home. Although hedgehogs make great pets for educated owners, you might not want to leave them behind due to their special care needs that not everyone is familiar with. Many people opt to take the pets with them while …

How to Stop a Biting Hedgehog

How to Stop a Biting Hedgehog

Hedgehogs aren’t natural biters. However, just because they don’t usually bite, doesn’t mean they won’t. Hedgehogs don’t bite unless there’s a reason behind it. As the owner, you’ll want to solve this problem quickly to keep your fingers intact. Why Is Your Hedgehog Biting You? You can’t stop a biting hedgehog without knowing why s/he’s biting. You have to first find …

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. The problem is …

How To Bond With Your Hedgehog

Hedgehogs make great pets, but you won’t be able to enjoy your 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 …

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 is more likely to be mean and aggressive. Another factor that plays a role in your hedgehog’s personality is the mother’s personality. If your hedgehog’s …

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 TripHedgehogs are climate sensitive, so you’ll have to make …

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 …