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How to deter cats from feeders

It’s never pleasant to see cats terrorising your feathered friends. Perhaps you’re a cat owner yourself, and feel saddened when your furry pet brings home its prey. Luckily...

How to Help Garden Wildlife in Winter

The harsh cold weather can be tough for some British wildlife, many of our favourite garden visitors begin to prepare for their long sleep through the winter months....

The greatest garden wildlife blogs

Turning your garden into a haven for wildlife is easy when you know how. In fact, all it takes to encourage more songbirds, hedgehogs, frogs, newts and toads...

Fascinating British Wildlife

Here in Britain, we’re lucky to have a wide variety of animals living in our native woodland and rural areas, with each of them being as wonderful and...

Swift, Swallow, or Martin?

There are four birds which often get confused with one another when spotted flying out and about. All four of these little birds are summer migrants, and come...

8 interesting facts about badgers

Much like the hedgehog, badgers are a staple among our British countryside. These wonderful creatures have been defended by Queen guitarist Brian May in the face of the...

What is bird ringing?

If you’re a keen bird watcher, you’ve probably heard people refer to bird ringing. The efforts of bird ringers are crucial to conservation. But what exactly is it?...

How to photograph garden birds – tips from Happy Beaks’ favourites

Lead pic credit: zanshijtsu Needless to say, we love seeing photos of birds, but we can’t exactly say we’re experts in photography! Luckily, we know some people who...

8 birds to look out for this autumn

Autumn is a great time for birdwatchers. Several bird species migrate to the UK in time for winter, or pass through on their way to warmer climates. Curious...

History of the golden eagle in Britain

In recent news it was announced that the last wild golden eagle in Wales had unfortunately died. The bird had escaped captivity over 13 years ago, and had...

Wildlife spotting tips for kids

As many families stay close to home this summer and explore the gorgeous countryside Britain has to offer, it’s the perfect opportunity for kids to enjoy wildlife-friendly outdoor...

Guide to window bird feeders

You don’t need a large garden to feed birds. With a stick-on window bird feeder you can enjoy watching them from the comfort of your own home. A...