Store Hours 12/9/16
We will unfortunately not be open at the store today. We will reopen tomorrow at 11am. For anyone that planned on picking up today, please reach out to us at 603-676-6400. We apologize for any inconvenience and hope everyone has a happy Friday.


We breed exceptionally healthy hedgehogs from the cleanest lines.


We offer a complete selection of attractively priced hedgehog supplies and accessories. It’s important to us that you and your new pet get off to a great start.


We’re always available to answer your hedgehog related questions and to provide support whenever possible. We care.


Going out of town? Let us offer your hedgehog a vacation of their own. They’ll enjoy lots of handling time and attention, complimentary nail trimming and gourmet hedgehog treats.


We’re always willing to extend a helping hand to hedgehogs in need. All proceeds from the sale of supplies go towards our rescue initiative.


Granite State Hedgehogs, aka (“GSH“), is the largest USDA Licensed Breeder in New England. Located in the White Mountains of New Hampshire about 2 hours outside of Boston, Massachusetts. As a husband and wife team, we’ve been breeding these amazing little creatures since 2012 and have been hedgehog owners for over 15 years! We have a passion for hedgehogs and are fully committed to raising the healthiest, friendliest hedgehogs around. Our combined efforts and team work have made it possible to create “Granite State Hedgehogs”, establishing an excellent breeding program and a top class facility just for them! We supply hedgehogs to zoo’s, educational programs and people just like you. We hope that you’ll enjoy the information found on our site. We look forward to pairing you with your very own hedgehog. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us via our Contact Us form.

  • Thank you,

    Samantha & Jay
    Granite State Hedgehogs
    USDA 12-A-0017


Granite State Hedgehogs is the only USDA licensed hedgehog breeder and rescue to operate a full-scale store and public facility. We breed all of our hedgehogs in house and offer a large selection of hedgehog approved supplies. During a visit, you’ll be able to handle both baby and adult hedgehogs, ask any hedgehog related questions and gain a better understanding into proper hedgehog handling and care techniques. Feel free to stop by during our regular business hours. There’s no need to schedule an appointment. We look forward to meeting you and your families.

Days of the weekStore HoursFREE Delivery Hours
Sunday11:00 am - 5 pm 10:00 am - 6 pm
MondayClosed to publicNone
Tuesday11:00 am - 7:00 pmNone
WednesdayClosed to public 10:00 am - 6 pm
ThursdayClosed to public None
Friday11:00 am - 7:00 pm10:00 am - 6 pm
Saturday11:00 am - 7:00 pmNone


Need a baby for a special occasion? Have no fear our waiting lists are here. Choose between our Basic Waiting List and Ultimate Waiting List depending on your individual needs. Several litters are born each month and waiting list participants get to choose their babies at 2 weeks of age. If you’re looking for a specific color, please use our Contact Us form for the most up to date litter information.


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    We stand behind the health of our hedgehogs 110%. All of our hedgehogs carry a 1 year congenital health guarantee and a lifetime guarantee against Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome. If your hedgehog ever becomes diagnosed with Wobbly Hedgehog Syndrome, we'll replace him/her free of charge!

  • 14 Day exchange period

    Worried that your hedgehog might not be the right fit? We offer a 14 day complimentary exchange period on all of our animals (excluding rescues) Simply email or call us and we'll be happy to exchange your baby.



    Living far away shouldn't prevent you from becoming a hedgehog owner. For only $125 we can ship your hedgehog to an airport near you.

    MA, NH, VT

    For a limited time, we are offering free delivery within MA, NH or VT. We will personally hand deliver your hedgehog and any supplies you order.