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Whose poo is this?

Found this in the garden this morning. Very near where the badger has its tea, but there was also a young fox wandering around last night. Doesn’t look like the usual fox droppings we get. The reading glasses are there for size indicator! Thanks.



  • Loraine3Loraine3 Posts: 569
    I would think hedgehog.
  • ErgatesErgates Posts: 2,184
    I was hoping it might be hedgehog, but I’ve never seen them here in 18 years. We have two badger setts not far away, and the badgers visit every night.
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Posts: 83,768
    Id say hedgehog. It looks like the hedgehog poo we get here. 🦔 

    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.

  • LynLyn Posts: 21,869
    We have a badger set just some yards from our garden but only once have we seen one actually in it. 
    Gardening on the wild, windy west side of Dartmoor. 

  • ErgatesErgates Posts: 2,184
    One of our local badger setts is in a neighbours garden, and in the winter, they can see steamy breath rising from the holes!
    very excited that we might have a hedgehog visiting. I will put a bowl of water out tonight, plus a little soaked, dried dog food. Annoyingly, our exterior cameras are off line at the moment, so I have no way to record any garden visitors.
  • Hedgehogs in our garden love Whiskas Dry Kitten Food. I put out a cheaper alternative but they would've eat it! Also cooked Chicken 😂
  • AnniDAnniD Posts: 11,418
    Have you seen anything on camera yet @Ergates ?
    Hedgehogs are still visiting the garden but not interested in the feeding station. The dog food is going to the magpies and seagulls the next morning. 
  • nick615nick615 Posts: 1,361
    Black normally signifies fox.
  • DovefromaboveDovefromabove Posts: 83,768
    Hedgehog poo is black too. 

    Gardening in Central Norfolk on improved gritty moraine over chalk ... free-draining.

  • CatDouchCatDouch Posts: 266
    I get about 4 hedgehogs every night at my feeding station and that looks exactly like hedgehog poo, it varies in size depending on the size of the hedgehog 😁
    South Devon 
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