We are open and COVID-19 SECURE. Click here to find out more
The African pygmy hedgehog is the most common hedgehog species we see here. However we also regularly see the native European hedgehog and less frequently other species such as the Algerian, the long eared Egyptian and the Ethiopian hedgehogs. These are a unique group of mammals belonging to the group of mammals called the Insectivora. This group is the most primitive of all living mammals today. Their unique physiology and behaviour have a major effect on the approach to medical care required by these unique animals. Tenrecs are closely related to hedgehogs and require a very similar medical approach.
Content coming soon
Our diagnostic facilities include:
We use 3 different types of cookies on our website. You can say which ones you're happy for us to use below.
These cookies do things like keep the website secure. They always need to be on.
These cookies store information about how you use our website, such as what you click on.
These cookies do things like tell us if you've seen our adverts on social media, such as Facebook or Twitter.