Project Description

Species:  North American Porcupine
Sex:  Male
Name:  Spike
Age:  Born in 2010
Weight:  8kg or ~18 pounds
Injury:  Spike was found in an area of the forest that had been logged. He may have been injured in the logging but he was raised by a private citizen from when he was about a week old. He became habituated to people and moved to the Audubon Center when he was about 1.5 years old.

Support Spike for as little as $15 with the ‘Sponsor a Wild Critter’ program

Fun Fact: Spike enjoys walking around the center in the summer, eating raspberry and grape leaves and climbing trees.
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