A member of Tropical Butterfly House staff found an injured, abandoned baby hedgehog, weighing just 78 grams. Her chance of survival was very low however staff gave her around the clock care, and she is now a healthy, happy hedgehog ready to be released back in to the wild!
Click on read more, for contact details of companies who can help you if you find an injured or distressed animal...
If you find an injured or distressed animal, the Sheffield and Rotherham Wildlife Trust have put together this helpful list:
South Yorkshire Animal Rescue 0114 2349656
South Yorkshire Badger Group, Badger Helpline 07722 590184
RSPB (bird-related queries) 01767 693690
RSPCA (wildlife advice) 0300 1234555
Environment Agency 08708 506506
Sheffield City Council (report dead animals) 0114 2734567
Wildlife Police (wildlife crime) 0114 2963414.
Bat Conservation Trust bat helpline 0845 1300228
Hedgehog Helpline 01584 890801
Meltham Wildlife Rescue 07846 344984
(Or report on their website www.melthamwildliferescue.co.uk)
National Squirrel Rescue 01455 614013
Thank you to everybody who cares for our animal friends.< Go Back