Hedgehog care can get complicated

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Hedgehog is a cute animal they are mammals now what is a hedgehog have quills but hedgehogs are nocturnal they sleep in the day and play at night. There are different types of hedgehogs like the African pygmy. the name of a baby hedgehog is a hoglet the hedgehog if they are nervous they will go in a ball and hiss they live up to 2-5 years hedgehogs are known as the gardener’s friends

They need proper care they need a heat lamp to take them warm and the treats they like is bugs like crickets and mealworms, waxworms. And they eat different food like fruits and vegetable like beans, peas, corn, apples, grapes, and carrots hedgehogs can eat dry hedgehog or cat food the food that hedgehog cannot eat is bread, pineapple, avocado, dairy products, raw meat, and chocolate these are some of the food.

They cannot eat. They need to be in a big cage wire cage but the cage is the  Kaytee my first home tank topper they cannot be in a small cage they need a lot of space. The food that is good for hedgehog apples with no seeds and bell peppers, broccoli, cat food, chicken, carrots. Hedgehog are known to eat insects like slugs and  atorth small animals like baby mice, fish, worms, small snakes and some eggs. There is 365 million hedgehog in the world .hedgehogs

Are born blind. Hedgehogs have poor eyesight and senses of smell and hearing. there are different types of hedgehogs like mesechni,  erinaceus, atelerix, desert hedgehog, somail hedgehog,hemiechius, paraechinus, long-eared hedgehog,four-toed hedgehog.