Wooden Hedgehog House
This Wooden Hedgehog House is a solid attractive design made from FSC wood, making it secure and long lasting. Hedgehogs have been in serious decline over the last 50 years, providing a safe habitat is a way of helping their numbers recover. This Hedgehog House will provide a luxury place for hibernation, with the added extra of an entrance tunnel it is also appropriate for nesting and raising Hoglets during the summer months. The detachable roof allows for easy cleaning and to enable inspection for occupants.
Hedgehogs like dense vegetation found in well established gardens. Postition your new Hedgehog House in a safe and dry spot in the garden, preferably under bushes and close to a hedge or fence. A pile of leaves close by will provide warm bedding and you can help by part filling the house with leaves. Cover with vegetation and wait for an occupant to take up residence!
Hedgehogs hibernate between November and March. The solid timber construction of this Hedgehog House provides insulation and protection from the elements.
When purchasing this house, you are also making a valuable contribution to Kew Royal Botanic Gardens who are performing vital work to restore and conserve the natural habitat of these animals.
This Wooden Hedgehog House is comprised of three components - a box base, detachable roof and removable extending tunnel.
Dimensions: 14.8” (37.7cm) x 15” (39cm) x 12.3” (31.4cm)
Product code: 914600146