And although the PASTEL colored PINTOS don’t have a dramatic high color contrast, their rare soft subtle beauty puts them in high demand. (Please note: We do maintain a WAITING LIST for our customers who are desiring some of our rarer colors or hedgehogs. The remainder are white, banded by pale orange-beige. Basically we have scrunched the BIG 64 Color Crayon box into an easy to understand !8 Color box!!!!!!!!!! Vickie is just plain passionate about her gorgeous colored baby hedgies! . It is technically “Aqouti”, meaning that there is a mix of chocolate, tan, & cream colored quills. ALGERIAN GREY The nose is dark liver, almost black. The remainder are white, banded by showing some of the subtle differences in the shade that we breed them in. APRICOTS cover the spectrum from RICH ORANGE to a pretty pale PEACH color. The eyes are black. The eyes are black. Mottling of the underbelly may be seen. Between 30 and 70% of the spines are solid white. The remainder are white, with 75% of the spines banded by cinnamon and 25% by pale orange-beige. Mottling of the skin is not preferred and the skin over the shoulders is pink with a small amount of grey pigmentation. The face is not masked. Both our CINNAMONS and SALT & PEPPERS sell for the same price. The There is no mottling of the underbelly. The remainder are white, banded by dark and light orange. Between 95 to 97% of the spines are solid white. We generally have baby hedgehogs available on a consistent basis. The CHAMPAGNE is one of several colors of very pastel hedgehogs. Between 95 and 97% of the spines are solid white. Skin on the shoulders is gray- pink. The eyes are black. Eye Patch must be clearly defined and separate from any CLICK HERE TO VIEW MORE IMAGES OF DARK EYED WHITE HEDGEHOGS. Grey Dilute Hedgehog aka Silver The remainder are white, banded by dark and light orange. *APRICOT SNOWFLAKES, and even Mottling of the underbelly is extensive. OAK BROWN is a relatively new color for us at . Minimal Snowflake The eyes are dark ruby-red. The remainder are white, banded by black with rusty-brown edges. Black Hedgehog The nose is brown with a lighter rim. We list PLATINUMS here as a separate color category because they are extremely rare. This is the common wild color of hedgehogs. Since then, the hedgehogs available to the public have come about through domestic breeding. There is light mottling of the underbelly, ALGERIAN DARK CINNICOT The skin is gray, the mask is pale with light brown cheek patches and the nose is liver, mottled with chocolate brown. and banded quills with black with rust edges. Classic mask with 3 stripes extending from the mask to the quill line. Eye color: black cheek patches are brown to rich golden-brown. (larger body, longer nose and larger ears) Since the two species have been interbred to produce the domestic hedgehog, the only true trait of the Algerian species left is the colour as this does not mix with the colours of the White-Bellied species. The face has no mask. Spines are white, with 75% banded by pale orange-beige, with the remainder banded by cinnamon. Eye patches may or may not be present. Spines are cream, widely banded by black with dark rust at the top and bottom. Between 95 and 97% of the spines are solid white. Spines are interspersed approximately 50/50 by solid cream quills with no bands Courtesy of Volcano View Hedgehogs Welcome to the Wonderful World of Hedgehog Colors by Vickie SALT & PEPPER. The nose is black, the face has a dark mask and the cheek patches are a deep, golden-brown. The remainder are white, banded by light oak-brown. Pictured is a Deep Grey Tri Badger. The face is masked with orange cheek patches. Skin over the shoulders is pink. © 2019-2020 Florida Hedgehogs. patches extending almost to the quill skirt. Quill color: banding is average-wide and is light-medium orange in color Some call this color “STANDARD” and distinguish between various shades of brown. The eyes are black. YOU CAN CHECK OUT OUR WEB PAGE TITLED “VICKIE’S BABY ALBUM”. Spines are interspersed approximately 50/50 by solid cream quills with no bands OUR EMPHASIS IS ON THE BREEDING OF FANCY COLORED HEDGEHOGS AS COMPANION PETS… AND OUR COLOR DESCRIPTIONS HAVE BEEN DESIGNED TO MAKE IT EASY FOR OUR CUSTOMERS TO DISTINGUISH THE VARIOUS HEDGEHOG COLORS/PATTERNS WHICH WE OFFER FOR SALE ON A CONSISTENT BASIS. The eyes are red. Spines are interspersed approximately 50/50 by solid cream quills with no bands and banded quills with chocolate-brown. The nose is gray-pink. Spines are white, banded by extremely pale orange-yellow. orange with a light gray cast. Today hamsters are available in a myriad of colors and patterns… All because of the early pioneers of hamster color genetics. The eyes are black. FOR MORE PICTURES OF SOME OF OUR HEDGEHOGS… Although the term "Algerian'' is commonly used to refer to a species of hedgehog, the IHA also recognizes it as a separate colour category from that of the White-Bellied colours. Skin on the shoulders is gray-pink. Here at Vickie and Gary have attempted to simplify the classification of our HEDGEHOG COLORS for the benefit of our PET HEDGEHOG CUSTOMERS. Pictured is a Grey Reverse Pinto. Gary studied genetics in college, the technical aspects of color breeding really gets him enthusiastic. (Grey Snowflake) The face is not masked. The nose is gray-pink with a darker rim. The remainder are white, banded by light black. In the 1930’s the original imported wild strain of Syrian hamsters was the common golden variety. ALGERIAN CHOCOLATE WHITE Eye color: black This helps us to professionally manage our breeding program. CHOCOLATE CHIP The eyes are ruby-red. Eye Rings aka Eyeliner The eyes are black. Pictured is a Grey Minimal Snowflake, Minimal Pinto with Blaze. SILVER-CINNAMON SNOWFLAKE Quill color: banding is average-wide and is yellowish tan to very pale gold but no darker The skin is gray, the mask is pale with light brown cheek patches and the nose is chocolate brown with liver highlights. ALTHOUGH COMMON… SALT & PEPPERS ARE POPULAR DUE Most pet stores have never seen a colored hedgehog! Body color: black skin, undercarriage is extensively mottled dark grey to black ALGERIAN BLACK Between 95 and 97% of the spines are solid white. The underbelly is white with some pale mottling possible. In the wild they would have a difficult time surviving due to their lack of camouflage. Pictured is a Dark Grey White. They have BLACK NOSES, dark muzzles and ears. Average Pinto CHOCOLATE WHITE Spines are cream, banded by light brown. The face is white with a black mask, ears and nose. VERY CONFUSING TO THE NOVICE HEDGEHOG OWNER!!!!! (CINNAMON) SNOWFLAKE The skin over the shoulders is pink. Pictured is a Dark Grey High Pinto. ALGERIAN CINNAMON WHITE as we are our exotic colored ones. Leucistic Hedgehog They range in pattern intensity from lite pintos to our fabulous high WHITE strain which we affectionately call, was the first to breed this variety of pinto hedgehogs. Chocolate Snowflake ALGERIAN APRICOT SNOWFLAKE Between 95 to 97% of the spines are solid white. The nose is black. Classic mask with 4 stripes extending from the mask to the quill line. Time (and knowing the pedigree of the animal) will tell. The nose is pink. This is a far more accurate means of identification than the older method of looking for "cream" or off-white coloured quills, rather than the white quills of the White-Bellied species. The photo on the right is the same animal just one month latter!!!!!! Facial color: light-medium brown. Between 95 to 97% of the spines are solid white. Their eyes are. The banding extends almost to the tip of the spines. Between 95 and 97% of the spines are solid white. The nose is pink with a pale liver rim. BLACK-EYED CINNICOT The nose is dark liver, almost black. There is no mask but there are very pale orange-brown cheek patches. Between 95 and 97% of the spines are solid white. We are thrilled to be so close to the cutting edge of the latest hedgehog color mutations. SILVER CHARCOAL WHITE These aberrant colored animals would not usually survive when occurring i the wild. No more than 5% of the spines are to be solid white. The nose is black, the face has a dark mask and the cheek patches are a deep, golden-brown. The nose is pink and liver mottled. Pictured is a Dark Grey Minimal Snowflake. SALT & PEPPER We maintain accurate pedigrees on all of our breeding animals. Quills are cream, banded equally by cinnamon-orange spines and dark apricot banded spines. ), Dark Eyed White color mutation of the Salt & Pepper hedgehog. BROWN We have included some other pictures of PLATINUM hedgehogs with the DARK EYED WHITES. Contrary to some myths, there are no adverse health or longevity issues related to ALBINO hedgehogs in captivity. ALGERIAN CINNICOT WHITE The spines are white, banded with black. The nose is black. However, 90%+ of their quills are unbanded. The eyes are black. APRICOT SNOWFLAKE Dual Badger (Stripe) The skin is pink and the eyes are red. The underbelly is white. We were the first to breed, raise, and sell the TOBIANO variety of PINTO hedgies. DARK EYED WHITES are the answer for folks who desire a WHITE hedgehog, but don’t like the PINK skin and eyes of the ALBINOS!!!! Between 30 and 70% of the spines are solid white.
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