Category Archives: Camera Trap

Critters that have walked in front of my Little Acorn camera trap, and where I’m pointing it.

Eye of newt, toe of frog

In the past couple of weeks I’ve started to see frogs appearing in the garden, one was just by the house sitting behind a rock, another was in the pond; I’ve also seen a couple of newts in the pond … Continue reading

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A little visitor

Just a short report on what the trail camera saw at the hedgehog house.  I set it to 24 hours mode with video and photos, the photos were a little underwhelming (they usually are when it is in video and … Continue reading

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First Hedgehog Sighting

A couple of weeks ago I moved the trap camera to a new location in the garden in the hope of picking up a hedgehog on a route they have frequently walked in previous years, at first there was nothing, … Continue reading

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A Quiet Winter

So far this year there has been some pretty miserable weather, including freezing fog, a flurry of snow which stuck around for a couple of days until the last of it melted away with milder weather, and then some more fog … Continue reading

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Winter already?

Looks like it could be a relatively short autumn this year, with the extended warm period lasting until the end of October things have gone cold quite quickly now that November has arrived. A few frosty nights has seen the … Continue reading

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Autumn is in the air

The leaves are turning and cooler days are here, although a warm few days still appear now and then there’s a definite trend towards winter temperatures and conditions. Hedgehogs continue to visit the feeding station, they seem to go for … Continue reading

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Feeding station needs a few adjustments

The hedgehog feeding station was great for the first few nights, then I noticed the cat food bowl being licked clean each night, a sudden change from just a few nibbles each night at the pile of cat food I … Continue reading

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Hedgehog feeding station

I thought I’d better try to do this properly, going on the advice from Sleepy Hollow Hedgehog Rescue I acquired a plastic tub, cut a hole in one side and placed it upside-down over the food and water trays, this … Continue reading

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They’re back!

A few days late posting this update… The three juvenile hedgehogs have returned from their holiday at Sleepy Hollow Hedgehog Rescue, bigger and ready to take on the world – starting with their first hibernation this winter.  A huge thank … Continue reading

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Spring is here

After a mild winter and a cool start to the year (and a week of mist and smog over the entire country) things are finally starting to warm up.  In the past couple of weeks I’ve spotted healthy looking newts … Continue reading

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