New members of the sett spotted

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Until now we thought there were only 5 young badgers resident in the sett, as they have been the only ones visible, but the sett has more occupants than first estimated. And its not this deer who was also caught on the camera trap early one morning! Last night at about 9pm I watched 2 adult badgers busy changing their bedding. They left the sett and went about 100 meters into the bracken, which then shook and shook for a few minutes. One badger then dragged the freshly cut fern bedding backwards all the way to the sett and down

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June 3rd

Here are the latest antics of the baby badgers we are watching…

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We’re going to be keeping an eye on this family of badgers over the coming months, so watch out for updates. So far there seem to be 5 young and no adults in the sett. They are very playful with their siblings and also busy foraging from dusk and through to the small hours.

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