Worried about a Hedgehog?

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Category: Hedgehogs

Category for all of the Hedgehog post categories.

I regularly see hogs and foxes together in my garden. They both use the water bowl.

Bramble (formerly known as Giselle) has inspected her new quarters and taken herself off to bed to do some growing.

The hedgehogs are eating two full bowls of kitten food every night. There is a lot of activity in my garden throughout all nights with hogs coming to feed and drink. I am not sure just how many hogs I Read more…

This confrontation started at 00.05.15 and finally finished at  00.15.00 when the smallest, slightly lighter coloured hog finally sent them off. (Have to look hard to see the difference).  Are they extra grumpy in the hot weather?

This little hog spent a lot of time trying to get into the box and after all the effort he used the tunnel. He later returned and lifted the box up with his nose from the back.

This was a tight squeeze when 3 hogs decided to feed all at once.

The blackbirds love Tesco Kitten food and the Woodpecker(s) come regularly in the early evening for drinks.

The cat did not attempt to feed at the new box last night. However, I had 8 visits to feed from the hedgehogs. (Not sure how many hog involved, as some may have been repeat visits).  A fox also visited Read more…

A partial success in thwarting the cat last night. He did eventually move the whole box off one bowl. I think the addition of a weight on top of the box will do the trick. Thanks to ‘Hog Parents’ Amanda Read more…