World Wildlife Day 2017

With wildlife at risk of devastating decline, then why not help raise funds to ensure their survival. Put together a themed event for ‘World Wildlife Day’ in aid of Brent Lodge and your fundraising will help to care for the 1000’s of wildlife patients we treat each year. Be sure to register your fundraiser with us, to ensure […]

Hedgehog Awareness Week 2017

With hedgehogs at risk of devastating decline, then why not help raise funds to ensure their survival. Put together a hedgehog themed event for ‘Hedgehog Awareness Week’ in aid of Brent Lodge and your fundraising will help to care for the 100’s of hedgehogs we treat each year. Be sure to register your fundraiser with […]

Mucky escape for a clay covered hedgehog!! (AKA Cassius Clay)

We recently had an unusual looking patient arrive at the hospital, the ball of clay (pictured below) could easily have been mistaken for nothing more than …… well just a ball of clay. However once examined further you could just make out a few spikes protruding from the mass of mud, which means it must […]

Hetty the TV star

This is TV wildlife presenter Nigel Marven with “Hetty”, one of our resident disabled hoggies. Nigel and Hetty both appeared on Good Morning Britain this morning to discuss the plight of hedgehogs. If you missed it, you can watch Nigel and Hetty at http://www.itv.com/goodmorningbritain/news/hedgehogs-could-be-extinct-in-some-parts-of-uk-in-ten-years Hetty was a star. She is blind in one eye, so […]

One of the many Hedgehogs at Brent Lodge Wldlife Hospital

Urgent Hedgehog Appeal

You will probably know that hedgehog numbers in Britain have undergone a rapid decline from over 30 million in the 1950s to under 800,000 in 2012, but here at Brent Lodge Wildlife Hospital we are doing what we can to halt this in West Sussex and East Hampshire. We treat around 600 sick, injured or […]

A Hoggy message …

“Good morning! Excuse my mucky face and paws… I had been tucking into some breakfast just before this photo was taken!! I love eating meaty cat food and dog food. I am the smallest hoglet at Brent Lodge at the minute, I weigh just 197g. If I keep eating the way I am I will […]