Category Archives: wildlife

What will a mouse eat?

Being as our regular woodmouse eats nuts like there’s no tomorrow, I thought I’d see if it would eat anything else. So over the last couple of weeks, I’ve been trying different types of food that I would normally put … Continue reading

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Garden? More like a creche!

Yep, the babies have landed! All very cute, and equally as noisy So far we’ve had Sparrows, Starlings, Goldfinches, Blackbird (which may have fledged from the nest in our hedge?!), Jackdaws, and I think we even got a few young … Continue reading

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New Feeder

I don’t know why but I always feel a nervous anticipation whenever a new feeder is put up in our garden. I sit watching it impatiently waiting for something to land on it, having little bets with myself as to … Continue reading

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Peanut & Cyril

Well…”him indoors” has finally got round to sorting out the program used for editing videos and so I present to you Cyril & Peanut feeding together….finally! Apologies for the shaky footage – I must admit I’m no David Attenborough!

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Blackditch

Well, the peanut butter is still intact (untouched!) but the good news is that 5 Long Tailed Tits passed through the garden this morning, so at least I know they’re still around AND there were 2 Goldcrests chasing each other … Continue reading

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