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Husbandry and Medical Management of African Hedgehogs

  title={Husbandry and Medical Management of African Hedgehogs},
  author={M. Mori and Susan E. O'Brien},
  journal={Journal of Chemical Education},

Feeding behavior and nutrition of the african pygmy hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris).

  • E. Dierenfeld
  • Environmental Science
    The veterinary clinics of North America. Exotic animal practice
  • 2009


African Pygmy Hedgehogs

Immunoreactivities to ?-SMA and S-100 Proteins in the Testis of the African Four-toed Hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris)

It is concluded that α-SMA and S-100 proteins has active roles in the cytoskeletal structure of testis and physiology of the African four-toed hedgehogs.

Veterinary care of African pygmy hedgehogs

The general husbandry and care requirements of African pygmy Hedgehogs are discussed, as well as how to deal with sick hedgehogs.

Postanesthetic effects of two durations of isoflurane anesthesia in African pygmy hedgehogs (Atelerix albiventris)

Differences in duration of isoflurane anesthesia of either 15 or 45 minutes does not have a clinically relevant effect on recovery time or postanesthetic food intake in hedgehogs.


Myxoma of the penis in an African pygmy hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris)

This report represents the first report of myxoma in a hedgehog and shows pleomorphic cells were pleomorphic, short spindle- and star-shaped cells with low cell density and rough endoplasmic reticulum was enlarged.

Hedgehogs and sugar gliders: respiratory anatomy, physiology, and disease.

  • Dan H. Johnson
  • Medicine
    The veterinary clinics of North America. Exotic animal practice
  • 2011



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