The Insectivore Mammals of Britain
Discover the Insectivores of Great Britain, with curated guides, articles and useful websites.
Hedgehog, Mole, Shrews.
Hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)
The European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)
Homes for Hedgehogs
European hedgehog (Erinaceus europaeus)
(Natural History Museum)
Hedgehogs in the garden
Information, Campaigns, Care advice and Helpline, Forum…
British Hedgehog Preservation Society
Help and advice to those with sick, injured or orphaned hedgehogs and a list of rehabilitators in the UK.
Help a Hedgehog
The Wildlife Trusts guide to helping the hedgehog, including How to Build a Hedgehog Home and more…
Hedgehog – The Mammal Society
Information, identification and factsheet downloads.
Mole (Talpa europaea)
Common Shrew (Sorex araneus)
Pygmy Shrew (Sorex minutus)
Water shrew (Neomys fodiens)
Strange and Unbelievable Facts About Shrews
(Cool Green Science)
7 things you didn’t know about the water shrew
The common shrew (Sorex araneus)
Distribution and habitat occurrence of water shrews in Great Britain
Curious Questions: How did shrews get such a bad name?
Species Profiles | Pygmy Shrew
Extensive information at The Vincent Wildlife Trust.
In Spotlight: Hedgehogs, James Lowen reveals what a Hedgehog is and how it lives, unveiling the secrets of its lifestyle, such as foraging and hibernating, rolling into a ball and building a nest. He also investigates the relationship between Hedgehogs and people.
A comprehensive and beautifully designed photographic field guide to all the mammals recorded in the wild in Britain and Ireland in recent times--including marine mammals, bats and introduced species that have bred.