The first batch of the tidal orphan seal pups were yesterday (26 February) released back into the wild following weeks of rehabilitation.
A total of eight pups were released back to the sea at Winterton on Sea, Norfolk – to the delight of staff and volunteers at our East Winch Wildlife Centre.
The centre has been caring for a staggering 101 pups since December following one of the biggest rescue projects we have ever seen.
The seal pups, … Continue reading…
A young duckling landed himself in hot water – literally – after he managed to get stuck in a car wash at a Tesco’s in Norfolk.
The duckling was found around 4pm on Thursday 27 June at the car wash at the Tesco store in Hunstanton.
He was found soaking wet near to the car wash and was handed in to a worker at the store.
His mum and siblings were nearby although it is not known if they … Continue reading…
The RSPCA rescued ducks, geese and swans from a river in Norfolk following a diesel spill on Tuesday.
The RSPCA was called out to the Little Ouse and Thet rivers in Thetford after someone broke into a commercial property and damaged a diesel container when they were disturbed, causing thousands of litres of fuel to spill out into the rivers.
The spillage affected nearly thirty water birds which were collected by the RSPCA and taken to the charity’s East Winch … Continue reading…