What Do Hedgehogs Eat?

hedgehog eating from pink food bowl.

IMPORTANT: This is for adult African Pygmy Hedgehogs. For baby hedgehogs, read this post. Hedgehogs are natural insectivores (insect eaters), but this doesn’t mean that you need to buy and feed your hedgehog bugs and insects. Even though there are many commercial hedgehog foods out there, surprisingly, barely any of them are suitable for hedgehog diets. A hedgehog needs a …