Health Care FAQ

Health Care FAQ

 Do hedgehogs require vet visits? We suggest a well pet visit two to four weeks after taking your hedgehog home and annual well put check ups. We suggest calling local veterinarians to find out: Do they treat hedgehogs? How much is a well pet visit? ($25-60) How much... Read More
Purchasing Options FAQ

Purchasing Options FAQ

 Once I place my deposit how will I know you received it? You’ll know two different ways. You should receive an automatic response from Paypal and you should receive an automatic response from us. If you get one from Paypal and not from us, be sure to check your Spam... Read More
Decision Making FAQ

Decision Making FAQ

 Where are you located? We are located in Montpelier, Ohio. We have a Directions Page with information on Detailed Directions, Estimated Driving Times and Travel Accommodations. I am considering a hedgehog as a pet. What do I need to know? Our Hedgehog... Read More
Zoonosis vs. Anthroponosis

Zoonosis vs. Anthroponosis

Zoonosis is the ability for an animal to pass a disease to a human Anthroponosis is the ability for a human to pass a disease to an animal At this time, this is the list of reported diseases that have been passed to humans from a hedgehog; however, some of this... Read More
What is a Pedigree?

What is a Pedigree?

  A pedigree is a simple record of three generations of an animals heritage. Animals with unknown origin may be included on a pedigree and as future records are maintained for an animal’s offspring, a full pedigree will eventually be recorded. At Millermeade... Read More
Digging

Digging

Instinctual Habit In the wild, hedgehogs dig dens in the ground, both for protection from predators and as shelter from the elements. Hedgehogs have powerful forefeet and claws designed specifically for digging. While digging habits vary between species, the... Read More