A lucky escape

I’ve been chatting to another new chum today called Joe, he’s from Axbridge. Poor Joe came in a couple of nights ago really late. He was in a terrible state and had to be taken straight to the Hoggie Healers (I think Jules calls them Langford vets?? – she says they are amazing!) Joe told […]

New Blog Coming Soon

In Crispian’s absence whilst he hibernates, we would like to remind his faithful followers that a new blog from Prickles Hedgehog Rescue will be launching on 01 January 2013. Please pop onto this new blog: pricklytalesblog.wordpress.com and keep up to date with stories from Prickles, written by Crispian’s chums who have all now learnt how […]

Feeling hot, hot, hot….!

Good evening all Prickles has just admitted a new hog, a huge girl from Rickford (she’s nearly as big as me!). She had lots of ash all over her and some of her little spines were burnt. I think she must have started her Big Sleep in the left-overs of a People Thingy’s bonfire. She’s […]


I have just quickly looked at how many People Thingys have been looking at my little blog – 11,334 hits so far! Crumbs….that’s a lot of times that People Thingys have visited to read my stories. I really hope that perhaps some of these kind People Thingys will donate to Prickles and help them care […]

One Woof and it’s Winnie

On a brighter note, we had another arrival today, this time from Wincanton, who is doing okay. She’s called Winnie and the early signs are that she’s likely to give Horace a run for his mealworms – she never stops eating! Even when Jules and her People Thingys were giving her special things to make […]

Cabinet Re-Shuffle

Ah, well….my little moment of excitement has passed…. The People Thingys were just having a massive tidy up clean thing. I suppose it has to be done…I had hoped for some adventurous goings on but alas not for today. Us little hogs do like a little bit of excitement now and again. What have you […]

Numbers and food

Morning everyone Horace woke up an hour ago talking about all the foods he was missing.  I told him that I was very happy on my cat meat and mealworms, but he went on to say that he agreed but that he really missed big fat earthworms….now he comes to mention it….yes, I could do […]