Chapter 11. Hedgehogs

  1. Laurie J. Gage DVM Director
  1. Ian Robinson

Published Online: 16 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470385005.ch11

Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals

Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals

How to Cite

Gage, L. J. (2002) Hedgehogs, in Hand-Rearing Wild and Domestic Mammals, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470385005.ch11

Author Information

  1. Marine World Africa USA and The Marine Mammal Center

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JUN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780813826837

Online ISBN: 9780470385005

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Keywords:

  • hedgehogs;
  • mammals;
  • lipotyphla;
  • galericinae;
  • moon rats

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Natural History

  • Record Keeping

  • Equipment

  • Criteria for Intervention

  • Initial Care

  • What to Feed

  • Daily Routine

  • Hygiene

  • Housing

  • Tips for Weaning

  • Common Medical Problems

  • Sources for Products Mentioned

  • References and Further Reading