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Hedgehogs Now a Rare Garden Sight as British Populations Continue to Decline
Animals  (tags: Hedgehogs, Rare, Britain, Survey, Decline )

- 859 days ago -
The spiky creature was once a common sight, with the population estimated at 30 million in the 1950s. But that has plummeted to fewer than one million today, with a third of this loss thought to have taken place in the past decade.
Save Endangered Hedgehogs From Extinction
Animals  (tags: hedgehogs, animals, animalwelfare, endangered, wildanimals, extinction )

- 1290 days ago -
Target: David Cameron, Prime Minister of the UK Goal: Save the endangered hedgehog from garden nets and climate change. Hedgehogs are dying in the U.K. Changing weather patterns and human interference are jeopardizing their ability to thrive.
BBC News - UK's First Big Hedgehog Sanctuary
Animals  (tags: Good News, hedgehogs, Sanctuary, UK, Solihull, West Midlands, Warwickshire Wildlife Trust )

- 1550 days ago -
The first large-scale hedgehog sanctuary in the UK is being opened today in Solihull, West Midlands. The 90-hectare refuge has been created by the Warwickshire Wildlife Trust in response to a crashing hedgehog population.
22 Things You Didn't Know About Hedgehogs
Animals  (tags: hedgehogs, animals, animaladvocates, protection, wildlife, wildanimals, pets )

- 1787 days ago -
Beyond their undeniable cuteness, there's a lot to discover about these wonderfully odd creatures
Stop the Construction of Bucharest Mall That Threatens Hedgehog Population! Take Action Now!
Animals  (tags: hedgehogs, wildanimals, protection )

- 2009 days ago -
Besides the fact that numerous trees will be cut to make room for the shopping center, the IOR park is home to one of the largest hedgehog populations in Europe, which will see its habitat destroyed once the construction is started! Let's save them!!
109 More Hedgehogs Removed From Scottish Islands
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, hedgehogs, captured, transferred, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3504 days ago -
A total of 109 hedgehogs have been captured and humanely transferred to the Scottish mainland during the latest phase of trapping in the Benbecula area of the Uists.
Why Repairing Your Fence Could Be Killing Hedgehogs
Animals  (tags: animals, AnimalWelfare, hedgehogs, UK, gardens, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3509 days ago -
Hedgehogs could disappear from the UK within 20 years because of the continuing trend in garden makeovers, an expert has warned.
Hedgehog for Lunch! Booming Badgers Have Developed a Taste for Their Spiky Little Rivals
Animals  (tags: animals, badgers, hedgehogs, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3554 days ago -
It may seem like a recipe for terminal indigestion. But it seems badgers have developed a taste for hedgehogs.
IAR Welcomes Encouraging News of Uist Hedgehogs
Animals  (tags: animals, hedgehogs, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3694 days ago -
As a member of the Uist Hedgehog Rescue coalition, International Animal Rescue has welcomed the news that this spring hedgehogs will continue to be moved off the islands to a more suitable location where they don't pose a threat to ground nesting wader
Hedgehog Clearance Gathering Pace in Hebrides
Animals  (tags: animals, hedgehogs, removal, live trapping, non-native species, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife, wildanimals )

- 3695 days ago -
Work to clear the Uists of non-native hedgehogs will continue up to mid-May following a successful recruitment drive. It saw Scottish Natural Heritage (SNH) receive almost 100 applicants for spring fieldworkers' posts, a response described by the
Experts Track Glowing Hedgehogs! Video!
Animals  (tags: animals, hedgehogs, glow in the dark, AnimalWelfare, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 3705 days ago -
A new study by Nottingham Trent University is hoping to shed some light on the life of hedgehogs. Scientists have used electronics and reflectors to make them glow in the dark so they can be tracked more easily.
Hedgehogs Saved in Malta
Animals  (tags: hedgehogs, rescued, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, protection, wildlife )

- 3766 days ago -
On Friday 13th an animal lover found an adult hedgehog injured and bleeding in the middle of the road at Marsascala in the south of Malta. He picked it up and brought it to International Animal Rescue's wildlife centre but sadly the poor creature had to
Cold Snap Threat to Baby Hedgehogs
Animals  (tags: europe, wildlife, wild animals, hedgehogs, baby's, starving, cold weather, endangered, extinction, habitat, humans, protection )

- 3870 days ago -
Wildlife sanctuaries are being inundated with starving baby hedgehogs after recent cold weather took its toll on already declining populations. A combination of a mild autumn followed by snow has left juvenile hedgehogs particularly vulnerable, wildlife e
Hedgehog-Kicking Teenager Fined
Animals  (tags: hedgehogs, abuse, animal cruelty, animals, AnimalWelfare, environment, pets, protection, cruelty )

- 4071 days ago -
A teenager who used a hedgehog as a football while out celebrating his birthday has been fined £200. Jason Bissett, 19, was seen kicking the animal several feet on a night out with his friends.
Abandoned Baby Hedgehogs Are Too Weak to Hibernate
Animals  (tags: england, wildlife, wildanimals, hedgehogs, endangered, extinction, injured, hibernation, AnimalWelfare, protection )

- 4209 days ago -
These lame baby hedgehogs are casualties of the chaotic weather. They should be asleep for the winter - but instead they are nursing their broken bones at Tiggywinkles Wildlife Hospital near Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. The RSPCA says its rescue

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