For those interested in hedgies as pets I highly recommend reading this free PDF. It's compiled from many hedgehog owners and breeders on the hedgehog central site. I used it as a guide for picking cat foods for T.
What a lovely looking East African hedgehog! Its face reminds me a bit of a hyrax. And in case you were wondering, yes, this is the species in the picture of a baby in the cup of someone's hand, that looks like an extremely cute stuffed toy. Oakland Zoo