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Calico: The Road-Tripping Hedgehog


Published at 10:07am 26th January 2016. (Updated at 11:20am 28th January 2016)

Calico is "Hedgehog by day, Superhog by night". She's a two year old female African Pygmy hedgehog with a passion for life.

Calico has become an internet sensation through gaining attraction on Instagram. She's been travelling across America and her favourite moments have been snapped along the way.

As a tiny hedgehog this means that she can sit perfectly in the palm of her owner's hand with no problem at all - making the shots even cuter.

She's been gathering fans from all over the world - for her cute snapshots of her journey. Along with a few extra adorable shots of her relaxing - sometimes in a cup. 

Our new prickly friend now has over 82k followers on social media.

Are you going to follow her on her journey? Take a look below at some adorable shots of Calico in her favourite locations...

Hanging out in @shenandoahnps! Thank you for 50k!!

A photo posted by Calico the Hedgehog (@adventuresofcalico) on

Happy #fourthofjuly from the White House! Stay safe and have fun! #%uD83C%uDDFA%uD83C%uDDF8 #calicosummerroadtrip2k15

A photo posted by Calico the Hedgehog (@adventuresofcalico) on

#hogmuggin in Shenandoah National Park! #calicosummerroadtrip2k15

A photo posted by Calico the Hedgehog (@adventuresofcalico) on

Happy weekend!!

A photo posted by Calico the Hedgehog (@adventuresofcalico) on

I got my mugshot at Glacier National Park! I didn't do anything bad, I promise!!

A photo posted by Calico the Hedgehog (@adventuresofcalico) on

#burritohog strikes

A photo posted by Calico the Hedgehog (@adventuresofcalico) on

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