To take care of a hedgehog, a person must buy the appropriate living environment, purchase high-quality food, learn how to handle the hedgehog and watch out for common health issues, such as obesity, anorexia and diarrhe... More » Pets & Animals Pets

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

Pet sitting is a service in which someone is paid to take care of another person's pet. It often involves things like the pet sitter coming to stay at the home with the pet while the owner is on vacation. More » Pets & Animals Pets
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