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Mousehole Wild Bird Hospital Cornwall

Sloping bath time 🛁

Nothing like a bath on the slope eh gully? We are very happy with how this aviary of 9 gulls are healing from their bumblefoot and its great to see […]

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Who’s the April fool? 😄

Brixham says, I’m telling you, if I keep an eye on him, we can all make a break for it when his back is turned! The fool will never notice […]

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An interview with our Chair of the board of trustees, Jeremy at Coast FM

Recently Jez at CoastFM interviewed our Chair Jeremy to learn more about the important work we do in helping wild birds in Cornwall (and beyond). If you would like to […]

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Guillemots galore!

Last week we welcomed two more Guillemots to the Hospital from Ash Rescue Centre. One bird was found beached and weak – a clear sign in this species that something […]

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World Wildlife Day March 3rd 2024

WHY IS WORLD WILDLIFE DAY SO IMPORTANT? World Wildlife Day should be a day to celebrate life on our amazing planet. But in the UK and around the world, nature […]

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We are now an Associate Organisation of the BWRC!

We are pleased to announce that Mousehole Wild Bird Hospital Cornwall is now an associate organisation of the British Wildlife Rehabilitation Council. BWRC’s charitable objective is “to advance the education […]

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Guillemots update

Our pair of guillemots are doing very well. They are regaining their waterproofing and maintaining good weights. We hope to be releasing them in the next few weeks pending good weather! […]

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Vote for us 19th-23rd February 2024

The Benefact Group are running their Animals and Wildlife Special Draw! We could win an incredible £5000 just from our @followers nominating us between 19th-23rd of February! Previous nominations for […]

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A quick wash before breakfast

‘Blanche’ on the left and ‘Dinker’ on the right are both last year’s young herring gulls. They were inside our hospital unit for different recuperation reasons but had both been […]

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Four Gulls in one day! 🎵

The day came recently to wave off Bling! Bling arrived back in August 2023 and was released with three friends for company and support. On arrival, Bling was very friendly […]

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