How to Keep Your Hedgehog Healthy, Happy and Safe

Happy hedgehog

# Feed once a day in the late afternoon or early evening, preferably in heavy crocks.

# 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.

1 Comment

  1. Krystal on August 18 at 6:17 pm

    How do you brush a hedgehog’s teeth?

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