Category Archive: Badgers

Chilled Badgers, Encounters with Cats and Tawny Updates and Nest Box Build-up!

It’s been another busy week of footage at Yew View. As we get into February, my mind moves towards the breeding season and checking all my nest boxes and cameras are working. We… Continue reading

Tawnies and Badgers & a scardi-cat Fox!…. a Yew View update!

We have had lots of issues with the ¬†tawny cameras at YewView, as our wireless connection kept losing connection. After much fiddling and rewiring, we have finally got everything up and running …… Continue reading

Badgers still stealing the show at Yew View!

After their cameo appearance on this year’s Autumnwatch, the Yew View badgers are still active on site and I have capture lots of footage of their comings and goings over the last few… Continue reading

Badger Bonanza!

It has been a busy badger week at Yew View. We have activity all year around, but things have been changing over the last few weeks and it is really fascinating to watch… Continue reading

New neighbours move in….

A couple of weeks ago, I noticed some serious new excavations in a hedgerow quite close to my house. I have been keeping an eye on the area, as it is on a… Continue reading

The Badger stays in our Sett Chamber during the day!

There was much excitement when I arrived at YewView to find a badger in the sett… during the day! We have had quite a lot of night visits with individuals staying for increasingly… Continue reading

A badger cub & painted lady in pollinator paradise!

Yew View looked simply stunning in the sunshine this week. Everything is bursting into flower and it is, quite literally, a pollinator’s paradise! The wild flower meadow we planted last year is looking… Continue reading

Yew View badger updates….

The badgers at Yew View are active at the moment and we are lucky enough to be capturing on the cameras in daylight now, as they often emerge just as the light begins… Continue reading

Badger Pamper Session in the Yew View sett!

The badgers at Yew View are gradually spending more and more time in the camera sett. We are capturing some really lovely footage inside the chambers and the new microphone is picking up… Continue reading

Yew View Tawny Hunting Successes

Our Yew View tawny seems to have settled well into incubation in the box, snoozing most of the day, not worried by the sounds of barking dogs and lawn mowers! As the light… Continue reading