Hedgehog FAQs

Do You Know Anything About Hedgehogs? Can They Be Domesticated? How Is It to Live with Them?

I know you have many question around hedgehog, specially if you are considering to have one around you and your children.

The following articles cover most frequent asked questions most owners have around the African Pygmy hedgehog.


Do Hedgehog Make Good Pets photo by Galina Chikunova on unplash

Do Hedgehogs Make Good Pets?

Hedgehogs are smily, spiny, exotic pets that can make great pets to the right owners. However, hedgehogs are certainly not right for everyone! If you're considering getting a pet hedgehog, ...
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Do Hedgehog hurt to touch photo by Ariel Camilo

Do Hedgehogs Quills Hurt to Touch If Bare Handed?

If you're thinking about getting a hedgehog as a pet, you may certainly be wondering whether or not they hurt to touch. They can seem frightening and fragile at first, ...
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Do African Pygmy hedgehogs bite photo? HHC101

Do Hedgehogs Bite?

Looking at a hedgehog, the first thing you're likely to notice is his sharp-looking quills. The good news is that with gentle handling, a hedgehog's quills are much less prickly ...
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African Pygmy Hedgehog lifespan as pet photo by capriauto on pexels

How Long is an Average Hedgehog Lifespan?

A hedgehog's lifespan can vary depending on the breed of hedgehog, his living conditions, and any preexisting illnesses. If you're interested in having a hedgehog as a pet, you will ...
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Do Hedgehogs smell? Photo by Kenny Belue on Pexels

Do Hedgehogs Smell?

"Do hedgehogs smell?" is a very common question that you may be worrying about when considering purchasing a hedgehog as a pet. The simple answer? Hedghogs will smell if not ...
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