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1

T/F: Hedgehogs don't have a cecum?

TRUE

2

What type of diet doe hedgehogs have?

Insectivorous

3

What is a main dietary disorder?

Obesity

4

What is a common neoplasia seen in hedgehogs?

Oral squamous cell carcinoma

5

What is wobbly syndrome?

Progressive neuropathy of degenerative spinal cord, muscle weakness and ataxia
Unknown cause
Try prednisone- no tx!