Our favourite spiky critters, hedgehogs, and how to help them

Hedgehogs are very cute, very loveable, clumsy and well loved. A lot of people think of them as being almost symbolic of British wildlife, perhaps along with robins and red squirrels. They are certainly amongst the wildlife that we have the most sympathy for. Unfortunately their numbers have decreased by 30% in the last ten years. This most … Continue reading Our favourite spiky critters, hedgehogs, and how to help them

Gaston- The pigeon nestling who survived through the odds

As a veterinary nurse you see cases every day that can be emotionally challenging and because of this, eventually, you can handle them better and see the cases clearly without as much of a wall of emotion. I still care about my patients, but you have to be able to almost take a step back, … Continue reading Gaston- The pigeon nestling who survived through the odds