The Ringworm Story – Chazybabe and Pickle

Chazbabe and Pickle Chazybabe is an 18 year old girl who has been suffering from Myalgic Encephalopathy (ME), also known as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, for the past 6 years. She lives near Bristol. She reserved Pickle and after he was born Heavenlyhogs sent her photographs as he developed. When he was four weeks old Pickles … Read more

The Ringworm Story – Ian and Julie

In this story I use forum user names to identify the people involved. In October 2008 Ian and Julie drove 250 miles to South End on Sea to pick up their new pet hedgehog from Michelle Fountain aka Viljoen of Heavenly Hogs. At this time they believed they were dealing with a knowledgeable and experienced … Read more

The Ringworm Story – Introduction

Once upon a time I came across this story on the Pygmy Hogs UK forums several days ago and it disturbed me enough to want to report it so that prospective buyers are aware of the some of the risks they may face when buying their pet hedgehogs from breeders. The article is quite long … Read more