Mammal Box

This is a rather special feeding station. It is specially designed for feeding small mammals. I designed the box with lights and a removable interior, so I can create different scenes inside. The camera inside films all the visitors, who pop in to see what food I have put out for them. I use a Hikvision mini-dome camera in this set-up.

Live camera 

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Common shrews often pop in for the meal worms I out in here. They also love the suet products!

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Pygmy Shrew

Smaller, pygmy shrews can also be seen visiting for mealworms, and suet products predominantly.

What to watch for.....

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Bank Vole

Bank voles can be seen both day and night. If two come in together, watch them have, what looks like, a mini boxing match!

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Wood Mouse

Wood mice are common visitors, but more often from evening onwards.


Common Shrew

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Water Shrew

Although not filmed in this current location, I have also filmed water shrew in my mammal box! Interesting as there is no water course here, but lots of damp vegetation!

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