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.


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…


We have a full compliment of new Mums / Dads for our new arrivals in September. Keep you eyes on the blog to see their arrival. We are hoping to have a further release of hedgehogs to Glatton in September. 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?


  Hi all, pleased to announce an increase to the Glatton Hog population x 2, saw the little fellows last evening and hope to catch some pics of video tonight.


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 little chap was spotted out self-anointing, you will see him foam at the mouth and starts licking the foam onto his spines. Self-anointing is still a hedgehog mystery, since hedgehogs tend to do this when they encounter new smells, Read more…


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


This week we have had a new hog visiting in the late afternoon. S/he spends some time beneath the bird feeders hoovering up the bird seed. It’s a very small hog, possibly a youngster and very recogonisable as it has Read more…


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…

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