Hedgehog puzzle

I was out recently and took this picture in the middle of the day. Hedgehogs are nocturnal – but that’s not the only puzzling thing about this picture…

Christmas hedgehogs

The Hogwatch team were invited to decorate a Christmas tree at St Saviour’s Church. So we set to work…with pinecones, cotton, glue and glitter. And a few googly eyes. It took a lot of cups of tea… But in the end…

Hogwatch Newsletter 1

Hello Watchers and Hedgehog Spotters, Thank-you for signing up. We already have 26 watchers and 31 reported sightings as I write – and you can keep up with our progress on the Hogwatch website. This is great news for hedgehogs…

Launching Hogwatch

Hogwatch has now launched for 2014 – a bit later than we hoped, but hopefully in time to catch some sightings before all the hedgehogs go into hibernation. Please be on the lookout whenever you are out and about and…

Hedgehog’s inky pawprints

We have seen an article about a national survey of hedgehogs which is happening this year and into 2015, involving a great new hedgehog monitoring method. It involves putting 10 tunnels down in a 1km2 area over 5 nights. The tunnels have…

Hogwatch launching soon

Hogwatch is launching in September 2014, with the aim of finding out where hedgehogs are living in the Penistone East/West and Dodworth wards. Nationally, hedgehog numbers are in decline and we want to find out what the situation is here. We…