Helping hedgehogs

At Spike’s, we’re committed to ensuring a sustainable and happy future for our native hogs. With this in mind, we have put together some handy articles and guides on how to spot signs of both good and bad hedgehog health, along with general tips and advice on how you can do your bit to help with the preservation of these spiky mammals in your own garden.

Habitat

How to make a Hedgehog Feeding Station

13, June, 2019

Photo credit: British Hedgehog Preservation Society By building a feeding station, you can encourage hedgehogs to visit your garden without…

Health

Top Tips for Hog Health

13, June, 2019

Hedgehogs need our help to ensure their survival now more than ever, as numbers in the UK have dropped from…

Health

Caring for Autumn juvenile hedgehogs

13, June, 2019

What is an autumn juvenile? Autumn juveniles are second littler hogs. They are born later in the year and therefore…

Health

How to care for sick and injured hedgehogs

13, June, 2019

How can I tell if a hedgehog is sick? A hedgehog seen out in the day is uncommon. Seeing one…

Health

Lungworm in hedgehogs

13, June, 2019

What is lungworm? Lungworm occurs when there is an infestation of the lungs with parasitic worms. Slugs are carriers of…

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