Africa Mammals

Wild Hedgehog Facts & Differences From Porcupines, Echidnas, and Tenrecs

African Four-Toed or Pygmy Hedgehog (Atelerix albiventris)

In this video I’m talking about:

– The differences between African hedgehogs, European hedgehogs, Porcupines of Asia, Echidnas of Australia, and Tenrecs of Madagascar

– Relationship with other mammals through evolution

– Self-anointing behavior

– Crepuscular animals

– How to stay cool while being bit by a hedgehog