Now the autumn is here, hedgehogs will be looking for a safe place to hibernate for the winter. They usually hibernate from October/November through to March/April.
Hedgehogs are one of the few mammals that are true hibernators. During hibernation hedgehogs are not really asleep, instead they drop their body temperature to match their surroundings. This allows them to save a lot of energy but slows down all other bodily functions making normal activity impossible.
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