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HEDGEHOG RESCUE

Another hedgehog rescued and now safe at Oak and Furrows rescue centre. This little hog was out during the day . Whilst hedgehogs do sometime take daytime walks ( and it’s important to leave them alone and not to intervene ,for example it might be a mother with young ) this was a small hedgehog. Dehydrated and under weight. So well done Emma and Molly for finding and helping this little hog. Want to get to know the hedgehog a little more , click here


THE JACKDAW

Say hello to the Jackdaw , Corvus monedula The Jackdaw is Britain’s smallest black crow ( a family of birds collectively known as corvids), which also includes ravens, crows, rooks, jays and magpies. With a distinctive silvery sheen to the back of its head. The pale eyes are also noticeable. The jackdaw call is a familiar […]

THE JAY

Meet the Model – Jasmine the Jay The Jay or Garrulus glandarius is undoubtedly the most colourful member of the crow family of birds Family name Corvidae. The genus term, Garrulus, means noisy and chattering; the secondary term, glandarious, means “of acorns”, pertaining to the Jay’s habit of favouring acorns as part of its diet […]

Bullfinch

BULLFINCH Pyrrhula pyrrhula Length            16 cm Wingspan        28cm Weight              35 g Population       400,000 One of the larger finches’s the bullfinch has a rounder more compact body , with a black face and head , bright pink underparts and […]

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