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.

This pair of amorous hogs look like they are going to be adding to the Glatton population.

Have 1-3 hogs in our garden most nights. But mostly just the one big one comes out at dusk. Feeding ours alternate nights on “I love hedgehogs (sunflower hearts, honey, walnuts, calci-worms) and Spikes crunchy dried food. They wolf down Read more…

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.

I think the hedgehog may have survived but I am not sure.  Sorry the picture is so poor of the attack. Just at the edge of camera.

Happy to report plenty of activity in the garden.

I Have found that Hopewell’s complete Ferret and Hedgehog is the same as the Tesco Kitten a dried food, sold on Ebay at £19.99 for 15kg free p/p as Tesco is £1.10 for 500g .

Have had some difficulty getting dried kitten food, so I am being reasonable with what I put out over night. (They will not eat wet kitten food). I think it was all gone by about 0300 hours.  I had a Read more…

First time I have had two amorous hogs in the garden last night – 21st March 2020 – it is officially spring! I was unable to get any Tesco Dried Kitten food this week so I am having to try Read more…

A lot of comings and goings to the feeding box last night. Certainly more than just the one now. Will have to put two feeding bowls out from now on as one is not enough!