Come to see as out this years Chichester African Pygmy Hedgehog Show! This Pygmy Hedgehog group has organised an event to celebrate all things hedgehog, there will be plenty of stalls with hedgehog gifts, handmade crafts, games and cakes. All funds raised at the event will kindly be in aid of Brent Lodge & The […]
Simon Parkin, ITV Meridians Weather Presenter, popped into visit us and our spikey friends to get an update on our clay covered hedgehog ‘Cassius Clay’. Click the picture to see our TV star hedgehog with Simon and Emma Pink, Animal Care Manager, to find out how he is getting on.
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
“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 […]