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Have you ever let yourself go such that you couldn’t reach your toes anymore? Well, that’s the case with Jabba, a hedgehog so fat he couldn’t even roll up into a ball.
Jabba’s journey to obesity began when he was adopted by a human as a baby, though his kindly ‘mother’ was feeding him far too much.
He put on ‘a bit’ of weight over the winter, and soon, he weighed thrice the size of average hedgehogs.
Although he looks cute like this, his inability to curl into a ball leaves him with no protection from predators. He also has a hard time walking.
The Oak and Furrows Wildlife Rescue Centre in England took in Jabba to help him get back on his feet (literally), and in one week the little guy lost 40 g…