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Prickly problem solved by diet

Edinburgh the heavyweight hedgehog is now coming down in weight after being on a reduced amount of mealworms and a larger enclosure in the Hedgehog Hilton. Others out beside her are thinking about hibernating with the change in temperature but … Continue reading

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Edinburgh – The heavyweight Hedgehog is now slimming

The heavyweight hedgehog that was brought in from the Edinburgh area last November at 415 grams and would gorge itself on dried mealworms and cat biscuits is now showing progress with her diet. From 2.3k on the 8th May it … Continue reading

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DIET IS NOW WORKING FOR HEAVYWEIGHT HEDGEHOG

Since put on a diet in May when it weighed in at 2.3Kg and then at 2.182Kg on the 20th June is now down to 2.079Kg on the 10th July. It is still too chubby to be released as it … Continue reading

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IS THIS SCOTLANDS HEAVIEST HEDGEHOG

This hedgehog has been on a crash diet since it was weighed at 2.3kg on the 8th May. It only has a hamster dish of dried mealworms and a small dish of cat biscuits per day but still it doesn’t … Continue reading

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Some important advice about helping sick or injured European Hedgehogs

Always take any sick or injured hedgehog (or indeed any hedgehog entering care) to a reputable wildlife hospital or veterinary surgeon for expert advice and treatment. Be ready to take the hedgehog back to the exact place it was found … Continue reading

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