Worried about a Hedgehog?

If you are ever worried about the health or welfare of a hedgehog, please call the British Hedgehog Preservation Society on 01584 890801 and they will be able to give you advice, and put you in touch with a local rescue centre if necessary.

Category: Hedgehogs

Category for all of the Hedgehog post categories.


This little hedgehog is regularly appearing at around 20:00 – 20:15 every evening for his meal, as well as snacking through the night. There is also a mouse that pops along about 15 minutes later almost every night.


Amongst several cats, a thrush, a mouse and a few pictures of a single hedgehog, a new pair of hedgehogs have been seen together (last two images). Fingers crossed that they like each other and want to extend the Glatton Read more…


I have noticed over the past week fewer visitors¬† to the feeding box. I had two marked hogs last night, together with hog(s) with no markings, making maybe 3/4 in total. (The markings are quite difficult to make out sometimes, Read more…


We appear to have a significant number of hedgehog sightings around the village (at least thirteen so far, although there may be some double counting), which is great news. Please can you keep you eyes peeled to see if we Read more…


I have been able to identify a number of hogs from their different markings.¬† If any hogs come along in the future I will add them to the gallery. Some of the markings may be rather subtle, so I may Read more…


This is so funny.  2 hogs already in the box and another turns up. A very tight squeeze.


This hedgehog is happily popping round every night, here is a short montage of his/her activities.


This hedgehog has been using the Cole / Allen highway every night (well at least every night the camera was out). Glad to see he/she is looking healthy and active. Also had a couple of feline visitors, one who just Read more…