Post quilling tips here! - Paw Talk - Pet Forums
Hedgehog Discussion Huffing & puffing, curious noses, balls of quills, and all else hedgie.

 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 13 (permalink) Old 01-28-2005, 09:27 PM Thread Starter
Formerly Known as oreos_my_hedgie
 
MissAmandasZoo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Moved 2 Texas!
Age: 28
Posts: 334
 
Post quilling tips here!

All our hedgies quill and we want them to feel better right! I've seen tips here and there, but not in one spot and I wanna help my itching cranky Oreo, so post you quilling help tips here.

I give him a warm bath with a drop or two of olive oil to soften his tender skin. What else can i do?


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
MissAmandasZoo is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 13 (permalink) Old 01-28-2005, 10:36 PM
Newborn Pup
 
hedgehog_girl22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: halifax, Nova Scotia
Age: 38
Posts: 11
 
I use Colloidal oatmeal in their bath as a natural way to moisturize their skin. They seem to enjoy it, and it's available almost anywhere.
hedgehog_girl22 is offline  
post #3 of 13 (permalink) Old 01-28-2005, 10:53 PM
Registered User
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Age: 36
Posts: 4
 
or you can use avenno oatmeal bath, it makes people feel better if you have itches or chicken poxs and it works for hedgies also.
mrgew is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 13 (permalink) Old 01-31-2005, 09:34 AM
Newborn Pup
 
hedgehog_girl22's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: halifax, Nova Scotia
Age: 38
Posts: 11
 
Actually that's the exact same thing. I just didn't say Aveeno because when you buy that you are paying extra for the brand name, when there is no name brand colloidal oatmeal for much cheaper.
hedgehog_girl22 is offline  
post #5 of 13 (permalink) Old 01-31-2005, 02:15 PM
Playful Pup
 
horse_chic89's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Bridgewater, NS
Age: 30
Posts: 47
 
i use oatmeal baths and put some vitiman e cream on her skin.
horse_chic89 is offline  
post #6 of 13 (permalink) Old 04-14-2005, 04:41 PM
Newborn Pup
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Florida
Posts: 16
 
How is the quilling going? I use the aveeno since I can find it the easiest. I also use Vit. E oil on my hedgehogs.
Coqui is offline  
post #7 of 13 (permalink) Old 04-27-2005, 01:57 AM
Newborn Pup
 
HamorHollow's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Pelham, NH
Age: 45
Posts: 15
 
I like Aveeno bath, and it seems to sooth the hedgehogs.

Kelly Sosik-Hamor

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
|
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
HamorHollow is offline  
post #8 of 13 (permalink) Old 04-27-2005, 06:30 PM
Newborn Pup
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Florida
Posts: 16
 
Aveeno is the most popular treatment here for quilling or even itchy dry skin.

Robin
PR Pogs
see our hedgehogs at
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
Coqui is offline  
post #9 of 13 (permalink) Old 04-28-2005, 06:26 PM Thread Starter
Formerly Known as oreos_my_hedgie
 
MissAmandasZoo's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Location: Moved 2 Texas!
Age: 28
Posts: 334
 
ah... quilling is over. luckily for a while now. Thanx for all the tips! He likes the oatmeal bats!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
MissAmandasZoo is offline  
post #10 of 13 (permalink) Old 04-28-2006, 07:36 AM
Playful Pup
 
animalchic24/7's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: United States
Posts: 62
 
Q: I just got my hedgehog and may I ask, what is quilling and when does it occur? Is it something I have to worry about? I hope people are still visiting this post.

~ animalchic24/7 ~
*God created even the smallest of creatures with amazing detail and design*
animalchic24/7 is offline  
post #11 of 13 (permalink) Old 04-29-2006, 08:19 PM
Part of the Pack
 
Firefly's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: STL
Age: 30
Posts: 333
 
Well, hedgies quill twice in their life. But it's not alwasy at a certain time. Here is a great link for info on quilling: http://www.freewebs.com/thehedgieden/hedgehogcare.htm

It also has loads of other helpful info!


btw...have you stepped on a quill yet? OW!!


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.


To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Last edited by Firefly; 04-29-2006 at 08:22 PM.
Firefly is offline  
post #12 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-24-2006, 06:02 PM
Playful Pup
 
animalchic24/7's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: United States
Posts: 62
 
Yes actually! Pretty much all of my family has! So I just tell them: Its not her fault. she's a hedgehog, she has them all over her, what do expect, its like telling me to make my dog stop shedding or something. Thanx for the info!

~ animalchic24/7 ~
*God created even the smallest of creatures with amazing detail and design*
animalchic24/7 is offline  
post #13 of 13 (permalink) Old 05-25-2006, 11:25 AM
Part of the Pack
 
Fubie's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2006
Location: south florida
Posts: 400
 
Wow, hedgehogs are ardorable XD It makes me want to get one.
Fubie is offline  
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome