Pet Hedgehog Name Ideas

So you adopted a hedgehog or just bought a hedgehog. Or, you’re thinking about getting a hedgehog soon. If so check out my hedgehog category here on my blog for other posts about hedgehog care and ownership. Now he or she needs a name! I came up with a list of 100 hedgehog name ideas. Plenty are included for male hedgehog names, as well as female hedgehog names. Here goes!

H— the Hedgehog names

Henry

Hector

Harry

Helga

Hubert

Harold… Read the rest

Are Hedgehogs A Good Pet For Kids?

I get asked about hedgehogs as pets for kids pretty regularly. People find me through my other hedgehog blog posts such as:

Must-have products before bringing a hedgehog home

How to care for a pet hedgehog

Where to buy a pet hedgehog

How To socialize a pet hedgehog

They learn all about the products they need for a pet hedgehog, how to socialize their hedgehog, and how to take care of their hedgehog. What they are left wondering is whether … Read the rest

How To Socialize A Scared or Grumpy Hedgehog

I’ve gotten emails and comments about other aspects of hedgehog care in response to my two hedgehog blog posts – How To Care For A Pet hedgehog and Must-Have Products For Your Pet Hedgehog.

One question that I’ve gotten multiple times is how to tame or socialize a hedgehog that is scared or grumpy. I thought I would do a blog post on the question to help others who have this question.

When you have a hedgehog that is … Read the rest

Where To Buy A Hedgehog

I get a lot of perspective hedgehog owners on my posts How Much Work Is A Pet Hedgehog? and Must Have Products For A Pet Hedgehog. One question that I have seen a few times in response to those posts is, I am ready to get a pet hedgehog! Where can I buy a hedgehog? Or, where do I find a hedgehog for sale? There are several ways to find a pet hedgehog to buy.

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Hedgehog Themed Gifts For Babies & Kids

*There are affiliate links in this blog post.

 

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Taggies Petals Hedgehog Blanket

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Baby Aspen Hedgehugs Bib

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3 Sprouts hedgehog storage bin

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Sleepyville Critters Hedgehog purse

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Prince Lionheart Wheely Bug Hedgehog ride on toy

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Jellycat Huxtable Hedgehog

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Hedgehog’s Magic Tricks

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PlushCraft Hedgehog Pillow craft kit

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Harry Hedgehog Blankie

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Harvey the Hedgehog Mylar Balloon

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HALO SleepSack 100% Cotton Wearable Blanket hedgehog

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Planet Wise Lite Wet Bag Hedgehog

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Adult Hedgehog Lover Gift Ideas

 

 

1. DuoLe Square Hedgehog Throw Pillow

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Kikkerland Hedgehog Dryer Balls

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Hedgehog Kitchen Timer

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Hedgehog Figurine

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Women’s hedgehog slippers

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Hedgehog cheese grater

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blue hedgehog Washi Masking Tape

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Sienna Sky Hedgehog Earrings

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Adult Herman the Hedgehog Hat

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Bath & body works Mr. Hedgehog Pocketbac

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Nerdy Hedgehog Shoulder Bag

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Hedgehog bangle bracelet

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Hedgehog pencil holder 

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Hedgehog coin purse 

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Natural hedgehog figurine 

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Bamboo hedgehog earringsRead the rest

How Much Work Is A Pet Hedgehog?

If you are considering getting a hedgehog it’s important to know how much work hedgehogs are and what their day-to-day care needs are. There are several items mentioned below that you may be unfamiliar with. If that’s the case, I recommend checking out my Must Have Products For Pet Hedgehogs blog post first.

Daily needs:

1. Feed & water & clean water & food dishes.

2. Hold for at least 20 minutes (to keep them friendly with you and humans … Read the rest

Must-Have Products For Your Pet Hedgehog

*There are affiliate links in this blog post.

Hedgehogs are a fairly low-maintenance pet. However, if you’re getting a hedgehog for the first time you’ll need to acquire a few things before bringing home your new hedgehog friend.

1. A cage that is at least 18″ by 24″ in size. Yes, this seems large compared to how small hedgehogs are. The reason they need a large cage is to make room for the items below and to give them room … Read the rest