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Another bat in care

Gill posted this on  the Bedfordshire Bat Group Facebook Page. Last night  (Dec 30th) Milo the cat popped out and returned with a bat in his mouth. A little pipistrelle. I dashed out and grabbed the cat by the scruff … Continue reading

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It was Christmas Eve in the Office

On Christmas Eve we had a phone call about a bat that had been found in an office that was about to close for the holidays. The bat, a pipistrelle, was unharmed and looked healthy. There was no sign it … Continue reading

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Bat Training Course

Just before the season kicked off,* we had a joint cat care session with the North Bucks Bat Group , lewd and hosted by Rhona who is a member of both bat groups. We took cake and Bob did a … Continue reading

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Bat care mayhem

Dave B has taken over the care of juvenile bats. It has been hectic to say the least. “I have had 15 Grounded Bat calls in the last 2 weeks. 11 of them have been Pups. 1 Pup died on … Continue reading

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Busy time for Bat Care

This is the peak time for grounded bats. We are very pushed. It would be a great help if you could deliver the bat to a halfway point if you live in the south of the county s we have … Continue reading

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Bat flies into car

Doing driven surveys for Pinpont Bat we have been struck  by how adept bats are at avoiding cars Last night was the exception that proved the rule.  Two of our members were driving home in the rain when to their … Continue reading

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First Bat in Care 2017

Soggy had a bat brought into care, that was found in a wood store in the first week of January

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Bat at the Library

Soggy is working hard trying to get as many captive bats out as possible before the weather closes . Some of her charges are resisting her efforts and we had two new charges in the last two days. Last night, … Continue reading

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The bat season is upon us (I) Bat care

Traditionally the bat season starts in April and we are well under way The stormy weather blew to cover off the Bat Cave, but the cover was undamaged and it is now back to its usual state,  which is just … Continue reading

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The bat season begins

It is still a bit early in the year for bats to be about, but it would seem that not all bats know this. We had a call yesterday to a bat found in a house. Gwen collected him on … Continue reading

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