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Deranged Hermit

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Mice and Voles
Our mice and voles are often overlooked for photography, and you can understand why. They are not as reliable as many of our other animals in terms of when they come out and are active. They are a lot shyer, and will rund for cover quicker if disturbed. The...

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Mice, Voles and Ermine
The "quieter" weeks allow us to spend some time sorting a few things out around the Centre, ready for the new year. A lot of enclosure clearing and maintenance, which helps keep us all warm in this cold weather. Last week we avoided the snow many of you had...

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Photo of the Month: November 2017
"Heron with Dragonfly" by Celia Mulhearn As the temperture drops, only one thing jumps to a photographers mind this time of year... SNOW! Will it snow at the Wildlife Centre this winter? And if it does, can it snow enough to make a lovely back drop for some...

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Otter Cubs
Look at what we found in the otter enclosure earlier this week... Baby otters! We have been keeping this one a little quiet, but Emmy and Elwood had a litter of cubs at the end of October half term. A few weeks before we noticed Emmy getting a little "round...

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Baby Otters
Look what we found in the otter enclosure earlier this week! We have been keeping this a little quiet for a few weeks, but Emmy and Elwood had another litter of cubs 5 weeks a go. Otters don't have a set season, and can give birth anytime of year, but Emmy ...

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Otter Cubs
Look what we found in the otter enclosure earlier this week! We have been keeping this a little quiet for a few weeks, but Emmy and Elwood had another litter of cubs 5 weeks a go. Otters don't have a set season, and can give birth anytime of year, but Emmy ...

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New Keeper: Jamie
This week we welcomed the newest member to our keeping team... Jamie. Jamie has recently finished a seasonal placement at the New Forest Wildlife Centre, following on from completing his degree in Zoology. I am sure he will settle in quickly here, and be ab...

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Hedgehogs
A few more hedgehog photos from a couple of weeks a go in the autumn leaves. Hugo, above and below, is an absolute pro at this modelling lark. He knows the angles and looks that people go for :-) Above was used by Springwatch's instagram last week. This hed...
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