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Hedgehog

erinaceus europaeus

Notes:

Young hedgehog which arrived behind me when I was gardening. I hope it's ok and was only disturbed by my gardening. It had a taste of the cat food I offered it, then wandered off. Warm weather at the moment so I judged it was better left to fend for itself. At least it means hedgehogs have bred here this year. We used to see them regularly but the only adult I've seen this year was a dead one in the front garden.



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5 Comments

EdMarshall
EdMarshall 7 years ago

Very nice

MickGrant
MickGrant 7 years ago

Me also in Norfolk Karen - They were very welcome in our garden.

KarenL
KarenL 7 years ago

I remember them being a regular sight during my childhood in Kent. I used to see the odd one now & then before I moved to the US but sadly they do seem to be becoming a rare sight.

Birgitte
Birgitte 7 years ago

Very cute:-) Unfortunately a rare sight...

alicelongmartin
alicelongmartin 7 years ago

Such a cutie. Wish I had some in my garden.

Sheffield, England, United Kingdom

Lat: 53.48, Long: -1.60

Spotted on Aug 21, 2011
Submitted on Aug 21, 2011

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