Fox cleaning

I was lucky enough to have a close encounter with a fox a few weeks ago. After eating some rubbish it proceeded to have a good clean right in front of me. It had something caught in its teeth too. Related posts: Fox in a bin Emerald damselfly cleaning wings video Springwatch fox with something…

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Sunbathing common lizard

While at Thursley Common we came across this lizard sunbathing in the open on some flattened grass, I’ve not seen one in this sort of basking spot before. Related posts: Common lizard on a post Common lizard on a reed and others at Rainham Marshes Common lizard Zooteca vivipara 2 tailed common lizard at RSPB…

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Hedgehog

A few posts ago I posted a video of my garden hedgehog. Well a couple of nights ago I spotted it and want out with the camera and got his shot. Related posts: Hedgehog on a roll… Fox on Bushnell Trophy Cam HD Max Tame rabbit and four spotted chaser Video of Emperor dragonfly mobbed…

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Willow emeralds at Fingringhoe Wick

On Wednesday I popped up to Fingringhoe Wick and got some nice photos of willow emerald damselflies Lestes viridis. There were a few mating pairs around too. I also finally got a photo of a brown hawker, my odonata nemesis! A ruddy darter male posed. And a pair just about posed on some bramble. Related…

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Hedgehog on a roll…

In my garden I found some interesting looking poo: it was either cat or hedgehog. Thankfully, after setting up my Bushnell trailcam, baited with some peanuts, it turned out to be a hedgehog. But I got an unexpected bonus when it stopped for a scratch, with comical results! Related posts: First results with Bushnell Trophy…

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