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A hedgehog peeking out from a pile of orange autumn leaves

What happened to our hedgehogs?

In 2020, hedgehogs were classed as ‘vulnerable to extinction’ in the UK after years of tragic declines in their numbers, but how did we get to this point? What exactly happened to our hedgehogs?…

Three red squirrels perch on branches in a dog crate kitted out as a small enclosure. The crate is in a staff members kitchen.

Rearing red squirrels

Staff from the Lancashire Wildlife Trust have had a flurry of fluffy activity this summer, raising four orphaned red squirrels to get them ready for life in the wild. Our guest blogger and red…