18 June 2017

The bluebells of May have given way largely to the bracken of June. No badger has appeared in our bit of the wood for some time. »

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9 March 2017

We've gone from having occasional visits once or twice a week to nightly visits in the last few days, and last night the first with two »

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22 January 2017

Many weeks have passed since a badger set foot in our end of the woods. Indeed, it's been long enough that I switched the cameras from »

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19 September 2016

Which of the badgers visiting the latrine at the corner of our wood are alumni of our badger rehab establishment? One can't tell by looking at »

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12 September 2016

When the leaves start dropping from the trees a badger's thoughts turn to preparing for the winter. Here's the mother of the cubs seen in the »

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29 August 2016

For months I've wondered if our badgers were visiting our wood by coming under a nearby gate and crossing the road. I put a camera up »

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14 August 2016

We still have no idea where our badgers are living. Happily, they are still visiting regularly -- one or other uses the latrine in our wood »

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31 May 2016

Our badgers didn't stay in the nearby sett. One was killed on the road about 2km away shortly after they were released (confirmed from his microchip) »

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13 January 2016

Nocturnal Visitor Uh oh! I said on hearing noises at the front door at 10PM last night. Not again. Having given two of them a fright »

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Christmas 2015

This blog is due for a catch-up. Our first two badgers, Róisín and Benji, are gone. Róisín left abruptly, apparently with a visiting male who began »

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