Nursing Hedgehog Orphan

Category: Nature

 

Photo and caption by Christa Utech

Rescued newborn hedgehog on dirt road after the mother was killed by a truck. Nursed it with fennel tea and kitten milk formula for the first three weeks and added egg to it later. After seven weeks, it was released into the wilderness.

Location: Mainz, Reinland-Pfalz, Germany

 

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