This is a video of one of our local hedgehogs anointing, I believe this was taken in June 2019. Self-anointing in animals, sometimes called anointing or anting, is a behaviour whereby an animal smears odoriferous substances over themselves. These substances Read more…
Category: Hedgehog News
This category is for general Hedgehog related news.
Following their classification as ‘vulnerable to extinction’ on the UK red list, British Hedgehog Preservation Society has launched a new petition to increase hedgehog legal protection. Their current protection doesn’t address any of the key reasons why hedgehogs are declining, Read more…
I have seen a decrease in the number of hedgehogs visiting to feed in my garden over the last 2 nights. I wonder whether the badger visit is anything to do with it?
This harassment went on for over 1.5 hours. He eventually gave up.
Shrepreth requested pictures of drinking hedghogs. This is the first of 11 feeding/drinking sessions last night, which is usual in my garden.