It’s often said that wild hedgehogs in the UK live for 2 – 3 years on average. This is true as far as it goes. But it’s really just a headline statistic, and as with so many things, the devil’s in the detail. When we look at the detail of how long hedgehogs live well see a much more complex picture. And we’ll start to understand why our support for hedgehogs, particularly autumn juveniles, is so essential for the future of hedgehogs in the UK.
As cute as your kitten is when it arrives, you know there is going to come a day that it’s no longer a tiny ball of fuzzy adorableness. But at what stage is a kitten considered an adult and when do cats stop growing? We are answering this question, as well as few others related to the growth stages of our fabulous felines.