How To Care For A Pet Hedgehog?

Do hedgehogs make good pets?

Pet hedgehogs are quiet, active, entertaining, and low maintenance.

They are nocturnal, making them a good pet for someone who has a 9 to 5 job.

These solitary animals prefer to be housed alone and may fight if kept with other hedgehogs.

How do you take care of a pet hedgehog?

Want a Pet Hedgehog? Here’s What You Need to Know –

How long do hedgehogs live as a pet?

ten years

Is it hard to care for a hedgehog?

Other Care

Remove droppings, leftover food and soiled bedding daily; replace all bedding and clean the cage and accessories weekly. Hedgehogs don’t require bathing, but you must trim their nails occasionally without cooperation on their part. This is probably the most difficult aspect of hedgehog care.