Woodland

Ollie the Tawny Owl and Jennifer Tulip

Ollie the rescue owlet

Most years, we have at least one animal that is sick, injured or orphaned that we (try our very best)Β to nurse back to health or hand rear. For those of you that read my blog frequently or follow me on...

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Signs of spring in our wood

The change in the season has been noticeable for the last 2 or so weeks here in our woodland in East Yorkshire. The mornings are lighter and brighter meaning we no longer rely on the Lumie lamp to acclimatise us...

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Half a dozen rescued hens

Last week I rescued 6 scraggy hens from a local free-range chicken farm just a few miles from our house. You may have seen some of the publicity about them last week as posts on Facebook went viral and even...

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Meet DJ

Meet DJ. DJ is a rescue juvenile Eurasian Jay we are hand rearing.   Jays are loud creatures with an unmistakable call; they sound like they are being murdered. Luckily, DJ hasn’t learned to call so loudly just yet. His...