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Hedgehog footprints.

Tracking pad prints of a hedgehog. Shown in relative position are left and right forefeet and left hindfoot. The central pad(s) and the front-most toe pads show up most often. The heel pads may show.

The long, sharp claws can sometimes show in prints, as in the right front print here.

Image: Crown Copyright: Department of Conservation Te Papa Atawhai, 2014.