Anyone who's ever owned a dog will know that they can be incredibly clingy and sensitive so bringing a new pet into the house is bound to impact your pooch in some way!
Unless they've grown up with animals, you can never be sure if the pet will be met with love or hate, so it's certainly a risk.
That said, while this woman from Tokyo, Japan, didn't have to deal with her new pet hedgehog being torn to shreds, her dog was certainly taken aback by the new addition.
Watch the video by clicking here as the adorable little pup gets acquainted with its new friend!
Have you ever owned a pet hedgehog?
If you have, let us know what they're like in the comments section below!