Are the Badgers thinking of moving in?

Last November, we built a rather special badger sett on site at Yew View. You can read more about it HERE. With HD cameras, INSIDE the chambers, we have been excited to see… Continue reading

Green Woodpeckers, Swallows, Pied Wagtails and a new otter cam!

With the sun shining and YewView looking amazing,  my main aim this week was to get the otter cam installed. I always like to do a morning walk around the site. Only working… Continue reading

Swallow chicks growing fast!

It amazes me how quickly swallow chicks grow. From their heads just popping above the nest last week, I was greeted with a frenzy of chirping from the nest cup this week and… Continue reading

Creating a Floating Yew View Otter Cam Platform

As you may remember, some weeks ago now, a sudden dramatic rise in the River Severn overnight meant we lost a wired HD camera and a Bushnell trail cam under water. The River… Continue reading

Rescue Hedgehogs for release in the WildlifeKate patch!

A few weeks ago, I was contacted by a rescue centre looking for suitable gardens to release some rescue hedgehogs. These little guys all had different backgrounds, but were now well recovered and… Continue reading

Keeping up with the newest member of the WildlifeKate Team!

We have now had little Wren for whole week and she has settled in amazingly well. Full of beans and mischief, she is a typical collie pup, but she is a lovely nature… Continue reading

Another swallow family, post visitors and rodent munchers…

A busy day at Yew View this week making some repairs to some cables that had been gnawed and planning the floating otter cam platform! We have also just installed a larger memory… Continue reading

‘Wren’ joins the family!

I grew up with dogs; labradors to be precise and I don’t remember a time without dogs in my life. My current collie, Bryn, is my 2nd collie and he is now 15… Continue reading

#30DaysWild – Day 30 A Yew View catch-up!

Well, what with me away in Shetland for 10 days, it has been over 2 weeks since I have been at Yew View. As you can imagine, with all the rain we have… Continue reading

#30DaysWild – Day 29 What a Week! Photographic Highlights of ‘Ultimate Shetland & booking for 2017!

I have had a chance today, to look through some of the images that I took last week. Leading the tour with Hugh, I did not take as many photographs as I would have… Continue reading