Monthly Archives: May 2016

Very interesting badger behaviour

If you have been reading my last few blogs then you will know that unfortunately Cookie, one of my local sett’s females was hit by a car. ¬†For two weeks I was looking for her cubs. On the 10th of … Continue reading

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Deer behaviour

One of the roe deer has started following my mum and the dogs around the field. Does anyone have any thoughts on why? As soon as my mum stops walking and looks at the deer, it stops and starts eating. … Continue reading

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My blog is three years old today

I started writing my blog three years ago today. It was during May half term, I was bored so my mum suggested that I went out with a camera, took some photos and wrote about what I saw over that … Continue reading

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Fallow deer passing through

The herd of Fallow deer only pass through my local patch a couple of times a year so I was extremely happy to see five members of the herd last night in a nearby field. Weaving in and out of … Continue reading

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Catch up with the badger cubs

Since we found the six badger cubs on 10th May, we have been watching them as much as possible. We are still no closer to working out whether this is just one very large litter or some of these badger … Continue reading

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Wildlife around the Badger sett

While spending so much time monitoring the badger sett I have spotted quite a few other animals. It has been nice to spend the time just sat in the woods taking photos. Watching the sun set each evening, sitting in … Continue reading

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Happy update on Cookie’s sett

Last night, just after tea, my sister rang to say that she had found a Badger cub out on the footpath near the sett. My mum and I grabbed the cameras together with a couple of trail cameras and ran … Continue reading

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