Arthur

This little chap is Arthur. He came to us a few weeks ago with a distal femoral fracture to one of his hind legs, and weighed in at only 233g, so a very late Autumn hoglet. X-rays showed that he had Metabolic Bone Disease, for which he has been receiving...

Layla Released

Today we said a fond farewell to a special lady who has been with us for several months - Layla. She originally came to us with awful strimmer injuries to her face and head, The wounds on her face were so deep, it left part of the bone to her...

Fishing hook

A first for us today, a hedgehog caught on a fishing hook. It wasn't from discarded fishing line, the guy had been night fishing and left his kit by the back door so he could clean it, he had a cuppa and when he came back out to clean his...

Something different

And now for something completely unexpected! A few days ago we received a call from a man who advised us while walking his dogs he had found a badly injured animal on the banks of a woodland river in mid-Dorset. He said it resembled a hedgehog but was much smaller...

Kezia

This female hedgehog named Kezia, came in to us yesterday via Upton and Wareham Vets. She has had a close shave with a strimmer and has also got an infection in her right eye. The left eye appears to be lost, although it is not known whether this is a...

Good News

Maria came to us on 17th June with a broken leg. Our vet skilfully pinned the break, which saved her leg from being amputated. After some rehabilitation and a check over by the vet, she was passed clear to be released back to where she came from. Charlotte and her...