Article last updated on March 31st, 2019. The build-up of quills and hairs in African Pygmy Hedgehogs If you ever looked at an African Pygmy Hedgehog and wondered how those quills can withstand extreme pressure whenever they fall off the couch again, this post will explain a lot to you. Due to being nocturnal, they ..
Article last updated on February 20th, 2019. Anatomy of an African Pygmy Hedgehog The anatomy is basically nothing more than how the body is made up. The shape of the head, number of bones in the body, the function of organs, all this knowledge is known as anatomy. Head The head is slightly heart shaped, ..
Article last updated on February 20th, 2019. Other species of hedgehogs There are 17 species of hedgehogs in the world and science isn’t even sure if all of them are discovered and there migth even be a few subspecies! All of these species are found in Eurasia and Africa, which is the only area they ..
Article last updates on February 20th, 2019. Where African Pygmy Hedgehogs live in the wild African Pygmy Hedgehogs belong to the insectivores in the class of the Mammals. They belong to the genus Atelerix, which is one of the genera in the subfamily of the true Hedgehogs. The Atelerix include all hedgehogs from Africa. Kingdom: ..
Article last updated on February 20th, 2019. Adopting a hedgehog Do you want to buy a hedgehog? Here’s a page especialy for you to tell you all about the pro’s and cons, options for buying one and other information you need to know about purchasing a hedgehog. Not to mention, do read the entire website ..
On September 28th, 2019 from 11:30h to 16:30h, (UTC +0).
The event takes place in Bognor Regis, Unite..
First of all, i want to wish everyone a happy new year with the best wishes! For me, the past year was a year full of lessons. How to deal with proffesional institutes and make small collaborations, how to move further to make The Hedgehog Program a valuable platform and which paths not to cross. ..
The genetics on hedgehogs has never been a great deal in breeding the species as pets, but that is slowly changing. Genetics can be a difficult matter to understand. This course will explain the very basics, but will become a bit more difficult after the first two chapters. If you have basic knowledge on genetics, ..
There’s been a lot of developement lately and i’m prety excited to annonce it all, but all in due time! Color analysis Let’s start with a small color analysis of the collected pedigrees up until so far. You might have come across of some posts about the new database being a offline database with MS ..
With the new registry being currently in developement, we were thinking of a way to connect the research & education platform with the registry. Ofcourse we have a menu item towards the registry and we have quite a few links towards this website to switch back and forth, but it can be so much easier! ..