Tag: Wildlife

Singing Frogs!

There was a snowfall on the top of the mountain where they live whilst we were there and, as the snow melted, a pool formed and frogs gathered for the spring mating.

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Bonfire night dangers for pets and wildlife!

If your pet is noise phobic, you may want to order Zylkene. Adaptil (for dogs) or Feliway (for cats) are also invaluable.

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Help for hedgehogs

A lady who runs a hedgehog hospital from her York home is appealing for equipment to help see her through the winter. Retired DIY store section manager Wendy Aitken, of Osbaldwick, currently has about ten hedgehogs in her care and is looking for any unwanted rabbit or guinea pig cages or hutches to help house her growing …

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Thank Goodness the Fireworks are over!

I must say the Zylkene did help Spirit was not as bad as she has been in the past, and apart from a few “woofs” the spaniels were very good. I started the treatment about a month ago and will continue for a few days more.

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Duckling Rescue in Batley

It didn’t take long for the two of us to round them up. Apparently they had “escaped” from a pond around the back.

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Hedgehogs on my doorstep

If you put out peanuts for the birds, you may get hedgehogs!

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Fluffy the Seagull

He is getting quite big now. He eats anything and everything – and then bites the hand that feeds him – literally! Not so cute and fluffy!

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Ducklings rescued during floods

They are being cared for until they can be released back to where they were found, by their rescuers.

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The Miracle of Maggie

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During the time taken to nurse Maggie back to health, and it was touch and go for a long time, she became so tame that she is sadly unable to be rehabilitated to live a natural life in the wild.

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Easter Bunny Update

It had become very cold and flopsy, and although we tried to warm it up, we couldn’t get it to liven up and eat, so we took it to our vet yesterday. They said it was dying, and so put it to sleep. A sad ending, but at least the baby is not suffering.

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