Lesser Madagascar Hedgehog Tenrec
Did you know?
Tenrecs will scratch at items with interesting scents and rub their paws on their spines in a “self-anointing” behavior.
March 2021 : Dahlkemper Family; Annette & Daniel
November 2022: Chistine Dahlkemper
Dry forests in Madagascar
5 inches long
Up to 20 years in captivity
5-7 young are born after a gestation of around 68 days
Wide range, although they are eaten by native people