Squirrels, Badgers, Otters and preparing for Tawnies!

The first cameras I check each week at Yew View are the badger sett and the otter holt. Seeing if there has been any action there during the week is always exciting and I always watch, with bated breath, to see if we have had any visits.

Our female badger (and I am presuming it is the same individual each time) came back and had another sleep in the sett. Curling up almost immediately on entering, it did not take this female long to settle and sleep; this time for only about 15 minutes quite early in the evening.


Quite often when I go to check cameras, I can see something has taken a close look and the blurred image on one of the sett cameras indicated that there had been a close encounter… usually with a mud