Hedgehog Awareness Week 2021

This week (2nd-8th May) is Hedgehog Awareness Week! Hedgehog Awareness Week is a time to focus on helping hedgehogs. My brothers and I have been using this week to help hedgehogs in our garden and tell other people all about helping hedgehogs too. At the start of the week, we made two new hedgehog houses.Continue reading “Hedgehog Awareness Week 2021”

Better Protection For Hedgehogs

I am going to tell you about how you can help get better protection for hedgehogs. A Bill called the Environment Bill is going through Parliament at the moment. A Bill is a new law that they’re thinking about getting made. While it’s going through Parliament, MPs can suggest changes to it called amendments. WithContinue reading “Better Protection For Hedgehogs”

Hedgehog Highways: The Board Game

I have made a new board game called Hedgehog Highways. It is about how to look after hedgehogs in your garden. You have to be a hedgehog and go through the gardens on the board looking for food, water and a mate and then get back to your home garden. But beware! In some ofContinue reading “Hedgehog Highways: The Board Game”

More Hedgehog Hole Campaigning

Hedgehog highways are very, very important for hedgehogs. Hedgehog highways are small 13cm hedgehog holes in fences to connect gardens together and help hedgehogs get around. “Help save Britain’s hedgehogs with hedgehog highways” is a petition that was started by hedgehog expert Hugh Warwick to try to make it the law that new housing developmentsContinue reading “More Hedgehog Hole Campaigning”

Letters About Hedgehog Holes

I have been writing letters to fence companies asking them to offer to put hedgehog holes in the fences they build. I’m sending letters to 15 fence companies near where we live. Hedgehog holes are important because because they help hedgehogs get around. If there are fences in the way, hedgehogs can’t get through, butContinue reading “Letters About Hedgehog Holes”

Hedgehog Awareness Week

It’s Hedgehog Awareness Week this week. It’s organised by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society and it’s all about looking after hedgehogs. Looking After Hedgehogs Looking after hedgehogs is important because a third of hedgehogs in the UK have gone since the year 2000. Here are some things you can do to help hedgehogs. One ofContinue reading “Hedgehog Awareness Week”