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Loose or missing drain covers can be lethal traps for unsuspecting hedgehogs. Please check your garden regularly. #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs are lactose intolerant and should never be given milk to drink. #AmazingGrace

Did you know that hedgehogs can hear ultrasonic sounds? #AmazingGrace

Hedgehog spines are hollow and springy with a flexible neck and are erected by muscles. At the base there is a smooth ball that bends on impact. #AmazingGrace

Remember Remember Hedgehogs on the 5th November

Bonfires are a massive danger to hedgehogs - please store your wood safely prior to building and then build on the day you light the bonfire. #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs in cold climates hibernate over the winter. #AmazingGrace

A city in what is now the Czech Republic was called 'Iglau' (meaning 'hedgehog') by the city's German-speaking residents. #AmazingGrace

There are five genera of hedgehogs (Erinaceus, Paraechinus, Atelerix, Mesechinus and Hemiechinus) with a total of 16 species. #AmazingGrace

Lawn mowers and strimmers can be fatal for hedgehogs. Please be especially careful when cutting longer grass! #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs have a fantastic sense of smell and use their ‘forever twitching’ and sensitive nose to find food  and to avoid danger

Another of the hedgehog’s biggest threats comes from manmade influences, such as ponds. Grace can swim well but she needs a way to climb out of a pond. #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs love to sleep - sometimes up to 18 hours a day! #AmazingGrace

Bonfires are a massive danger to the hedgehog - please store your wood safely prior to building and then build on the day you light the bonfire. #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs can be found is woodlands, farmlands, gardens, parks and rescues!  #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs can swim, but they cannot tread water for very long so please ensure your pool has a hedgehog-friendly exit or keep it securely covered when not in use. #AmazingGrace

Hedgehogs have a fantastic sense of smell and use their ‘forever twitching’ and sensitive nose to find food and to avoid danger. #AmazingGrace

 

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