Penelope drying off after a bath. The cuteness, it is so epic.
She doesn’t really mind bath time, but likes to take breaks. We just use home-made colloidal oatmeal and water to bathe her. This has been working so far. You shouldn’t bathe hedgehogs too often since it’s not really good for their skin, but after she’s been running on the wheel for enough days tracking poop, she can get a little stinky
You can see the reverse-mohawk pretty well in these. The reverse mohawk is a bald stripe along the top of the head that allows them to cross their quills when they ball up.