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Hedgehogs Are The Cutest Mammal In The Animal Kingdom

Updated 7 Aug 2020 15.3k views12 items

You just have to look at a hedgehog to get an idea of how cute these little guys can be. Yet, even though they are a populous mammal found throughout Europe and Africa, most people don’t know very many hedgehog facts. This article aims to remedy that situation by revealing all the things you didn’t know about hedgehogs. After all, who wouldn’t want to know more about these adorable animals?

Despite appearing in hundreds of stories and being the inspiration behind one of gaming’s biggest mascots in the form of Sonic the Hedgehog, you are likely to still have plenty of questions. These could include just how they got their name or do hedgehogs make good pets? The good news is that the answers to those and many more questions can be found below, along with some incredibly interesting facts about hedgehogs that will give you a deeper appreciation for one of natures cutest species.

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