Can You Keep Two (Or More) Hedgehogs In One Cage?

Hedgehogs are not social animals. In the wild, they live alone and it is preferred they live that way in captivity. However, sometimes one may want to house two hedgehogs together and that is possible, depending on a few things. Never house a male and female together unless they are spayed and neutered. They should only be left together for …

Do Hedgehogs Smell?

do hedgehogs smell

Something a lot of people worry about when getting a new pet is the smell. Many pets are just too stinky to live with. The good news: Hedgehogs aren’t one of them. Hedgehogs have no body odor. They don’t stink at all. Although hedgehogs don’t clean themselves, they are clean animals. They usually go to the bathroom in one place, …

Do Hedgehogs Get Along With Other Pets?

Hedgehogs are solitary animals, they don’t crave to have other animals around, certainly not other hedgehogs. But hedgehogs do get along with most pets. As long as they aren’t housed with them in the same cage, that is. Hedgehogs, whether they get along with your other pets or not, should ALWAYS be housed alone. Hedgehogs don’t get along even with …

Hedgehog Toys

hedgehog toys

Everybody likes to have fun, and your hedgehog is no different. Hedgehogs love toys. Giving your hedgehog a toy to play with is a great idea. The following are the toys I recommend for your hedgehog, and they are both cheap and fun.  A toilet paper tube: Might not be what you were expecting, but hedgehogs love them! Just be careful, …

How To Make an Outdoor Hedgehog House

Has a hedgehog been visiting your garden? Why not make it a house to keep it coming? Or maybe you you want to encourage a hedgehog to come and visit your wonderful garden. Hedgehogs wander through many gardens in search for food. But you don’t want it to wander into your garden and not come back, right? You want it …

Make Your Own DIY Hedgehog Cage | Hedgehog As ePets

make your own hedgehog cage

No one wants to spend their life locked up in a tiny cage, and your hedgehog is no different.  You should try to provide the biggest cage you can for your hedgehog so he has plenty of room to move around and call his own. The minimum cage size is 4 square feet, but don’t forget the bigger the better. …