# Fresh water must be available at all times, offered either from a sipper bottle or crock.
# Prevent obesity. Ad lib feeding may not be appropriate. Weigh hedgies at least monthly.
# Take your hedgehog to your exotic animal veterinarian for an annual physical examination.
# Routinely brush its teeth and provide veterinary scaling.
# Prevent chilling; provide heated environment with dry bedding.
# Clean toys frequently.
# Handle a tame hedgehog every day to keep it tame.