Wildlife

Should I rescue lost baby birds?
Wildlife
Should I rescue lost baby birds?
It’s that time of year again, when the clocks go forward, the days get longer and baby birds are born - spring is here! With that, unfortunately, will come an increase in chicks falling from nests or getting separat…
April 18, 2021
How are vets involved in wildlife conservation?
Wildlife
How are vets involved in wildlife conservation?
Wildlife conservation is a broad term. Broken down its aim is to conserve the wild animals resident on this planet and maintain biodiversity within our ecosystem. Veterinary surgeons are involved in wildlife conservation…
April 4, 2021 • 13 shares
Does Cat Playtime Help Save Wildlife?
Cats
Does Cat Playtime Help Save Wildlife?
In the UK, the estimated population of pet cats is 10.9 million. Domestic cats are considered to be one of the most abundant carnivores in the country. They are major predators of wildlife – birds and mammals, as well as…
March 27, 2021 • 43 shares
Are pumpkins toxic to hedgehogs?
Poisons and Hazards
Are pumpkins toxic to hedgehogs?
It has become a Halloween tradition to leave ‘Jack o lantern’ pumpkins in the garden for wildlife to feast on. Hedgehogs are omnivores, most of their diet being insects and garden pests like slugs. They eat small amounts…
November 1, 2020 • 1973 shares • 4 comments
I Found a Baby Bird – What Should I Do Now?
Wildlife
I Found a Baby Bird – What Should I Do Now?
Britain is well known for its diverse and beautiful birds, from common city pigeons to rare species of woodpeckers, from mighty ospreys to wise owls. It’s clear we live in birdwatching heaven. Most of the birds you see a…
July 7, 2020 • 150 shares
Should We Be Feeding Ducks Bread? Ducks, Dieting and Debating...
News and Comment
Should We Be Feeding Ducks Bread? Ducks, Dieting and Debating...
If you’ve been scrolling straight past all the Brexit news and onto the more interesting stuff, as I have, you might have read the viral news story about a woman who left a sign in her local park, encouraging people to f…
October 21, 2019 • 154 shares • 1 comments
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