As the temperature drops, hedgehogs will start searching for a place to hibernate. However, underweight or sick hedgehogs will not survive the winter and as their numbers have decreased drastically over the years and are classed as an endangered species, we all need to keep our eyes open and be ready to help them.
I featured them in my latest wildlife column, so if you have any queries please read it here.
Also, here is a link to the British Hedgehog Preservation Society: (BHPS)
Cute baby hogs like this one will not survive hibernation during the winter, but we can help them!