As of November 2014, baby hedgehogs are being offered for sale for $150 to $275 each. In addition to buying the animal, a cage and supplies, such as water bowls, exercise wheels and food, must be purchased. These items t... More » Pets & Animals Pets

Depending on the country or state, hedgehogs might not be legal to be kept as a pet. In those U.S. states where domesticated hedgehogs are allowed, local pet adoption agencies and hedgehog breeders can help match the rig... More » Pets & Animals Mammals

When caring for baby hedgehogs, make sure that they're warm. Rescuers recommend a temperature of around 95 degrees Fahrenheit. Feed them every hour or so at first. Do not feed them with cow milk; instead, use a substitut... More » Pets & Animals Mammals
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Buy a flat-bottom cage that is at least 4 square feet. Buy the largest cage you can fit in your home. Make sure the cage has plenty of ventilation and lighting, without being exposed to excessive direct sunlight, and tha... More » Pets & Animals Pets

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A list of hedgehog adoption and rescue centers can be found at The site is dedicated to activities that promote hedgehog rescue and rehabilitation. To become a rescuer, a person must meet certain requir... More » Pets & Animals Pets