Happy life bald hedgehog: daily massage and snacks
• Happy life bald hedgehog massage and snacks each day
Get to know Nelson, a hedgehog, which does not have any needles. Nelson lives in the reserve Fox Lodge in the UK. This kid is very shy and feels very vulnerable, and therefore in urgent need of protection and care to survive. Without needles hedgehog difficult to survive in the wild - it becomes easy prey for any predator. And because Nelson was very lucky that he was not only protect from hungry animals, but also the food is tasty and, moreover, it does massage.
"Most likely, we will never know why Nelson no needles and even body hair, - says Tonya Garner, managing reserve -. For us it is a mystery, but to live up to such an age, it would have to be a needle, however. , except that the hedgehog completely bald, he has nothing to complain about - his health is excellent. "
Volunteers in the reserve base their guesses. Perhaps Nelson lost all its needles because of stress, maybe happened to him something serious, and all the needles fell forever. Some of the volunteers believe that if a hedgehog massage, the needle will rise again, and so every day waiting for a few minutes, Nelson wonderful massage with oils. Hedgehog likes these procedures clearly, but they do not bring tangible results. "We previously had a pair of the animals without needles - says Tonya -. But Nelson - is an entirely different case he no needles, no hair, no claws or even It is for us the real mystery..."
Most likely, Nelson left in reserve on his life. On the other hand, complain that he was not to - eat food, the attention is, a lot of care, and even the daily massage and that is! And thanks to the fact that Nelson no needles, he became a local celebrity and is now in the affection he certainly is no shortage. This is an amazing animal like it.
The coagulated hedgehog.