Hogilo Hedgehog House

Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00

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  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00
  • Hogilo Hedgehog Home £42.00

Hogilo Hedgehog House

As seen on BBC Autumn Watch.

Year-round hedgehog house for hibernation, nesting and feeding.

Availability: In stock

£42.00
H50cm x W39cm x L23cm

Details

UK Standard Delivery: £4.95

Original Price £44.99 NOW £42.00

This Hogilo Hedgehog House is built to last.

The entrance is predator resistant, the interior is warm, breathable and prevents condensation, the lid can be opened for cleaning and inspection.

The overhanging roof and porch gives protection against rain and the raised feet prevent the hedgehog house from rotting.

Hedgehogs prey on caterpillars and slugs, but they are sadly in decline. Give them a safe home for feeding, hibernation and nesting. 

Approved by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society.

Hand Crafted in England 

Also available: Wildlife Habitats & Feeders & Gardening Gifts

Ask us a question
H50cm x W39cm x L23cm

Make your garden hedgehog friendly

Hedgehogs travel 1-2km each night and return to the same daytime nest for a few days then use another, returning to an old nest at a later date. So ensure that there is a route in and out of your garden (they need a 5in gap).

If you have a pond or pool dangle a piece of chicken wire into the water to help the hedgehogs climb out.  

Garden netting can entangle hedgehogs so makes sure it’s staked down tightly.

Check piles of rubbish before burning them, and before sticking a fork into leaves or compost.  

Reduce your use of pesticides and only use pet-safe slug deterrents. A hedgehog can eat 80 slugs per night, so if you attract hedgehogs you won’ have to worry about slugs!

Leave an area of your garden wild with piles of leaves and organic debris for shelter.  

Provide a shallow dish of water, meat-based pet food or chopped unsalted peanuts.

Install a hedgehog home. These can be used as hibernation sites during the winter and as nesting boxes in the summer.

Why hedgehogs are in decline As well as the hazards of roads hedgehog numbers have been affected by…

Habitat Loss - Changing agriculture has removed hedgerows, the natural habitat of hedgehogs, as has the trend for fences and walls in place of hedges in private gardens.

Lack of food – the increasing use of pesticides to kill slugs, beetles, caterpillars and other bugs has left hedgehogs with less to eat. The move towards rye grass and crops that are short of invertebrate life and our tidier gardens has also left hedgehogs with a smaller food source.

Climate change – Several years of early autumn cold spells have killed off hedgehog food sources before they’ve laid down enough fat to survive hibernation. In the spring cold snaps have also killed of the bugs, worms, caterpillars, beetle larvae etc leaving hedgehogs too weak to breed.

Some Hedgehog Facts

Lifespan More than half of hedgehogs die within their first year, and average life expectancy is 2-3 years in the wild, but it is possible for them to live to be 10 years (but this is exceptional). Hedgehog Hibernation Hedgehogs start to hibernate in November and re-emerge around Easter, but it is weather dependant. Hedgehogs usually wake up several times during winter. In the spring they commonly spend a few days active then enter hibernation again during a cold snap. Hedgehog

Breeding Between April and September the females have litters of 4 or 5 hoglets. Males do not assist in rearing them. Young born late often die, being too small to survive hibernation. They need to weigh at least 450g (1lb) to last the winter.

Hedghehog Guides

Hedgehog FAQ - http://www.greenhousesensation.co.uk/hedgehog-faq

Protecting Hedgehogs - http://www.greenhousesensation.co.uk/protecting-hedgehogs-the-gardeners-best-friend

Make Your Garden Hedgehog Friendly - http://www.greenhousesensation.co.uk/give-a-hedgehog-a-home

Hogilo Hedgehog House - H50cm x W39cm x L23cm

  • 1 x Hogilo Hedgehog House
UK Delivery

The maximum Mainland UK Delivery charge is £4.95
You will receive your delivery 2 workings days after placing your order

UK Standard Delivery (standard items and all orders over £25.00):  £4.95

UK Light Items Delivery (small items): £2.95

For orders outside of the UK please click HERE:
Returns

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return unwanted goods to us in their original condition and packaging within 14 days of receipt and we will issue a full refund (excluding original delivery charge). If an item is damaged/faulty, please notify us within 30 days.

Click here for further information

N:B Definition of UK Mainland
UK Mainland is defined as postcodes on mainland England, Wales and Scotland excluding the following postcodes.
AB31-38, AB40-56, IV1-28 , IV30-32, IV36-49, IV51-56, IV63, KA27-28, KW, PA20-38, PA41-49, PA60-70, PH4-44, and PH49-50. 
Delivery to the above post codes incurs a small surcharge, which will be displayed when you enter your postcode. 

Royal Mail: If you have paid £2.95
If the parcel won’t fit through your letter box out and you are out when Royal Mail try to deliver, the driver will leave a card asking you to collect your item from your local delivery office or arrange a redelivery.

Courier: If you have paid £4.95
You can add 'If Out' delivery instructions (such as leave in the garage if out) when you place your order. If you are not in and you have not provided ‘if out’ instructions the driver will leave a card asking you to call the phone number on the card to arrange a re-delivery or to arrange to collect the parcel from your local depot (low cost local charges apply). *Please note maximum limit for delivery messages in 50 characters.

Gifts
If your order is for a gift add 'Gift' to the Comments section when you place your order, or if you are ordering over the phone just let us know and we will email you the receipt instead of including it in the parcel. There will be no other indication of price in the parcel.

  • Description
  • Details

    UK Standard Delivery: £4.95

    Original Price £44.99 NOW £42.00

    This Hogilo Hedgehog House is built to last.

    The entrance is predator resistant, the interior is warm, breathable and prevents condensation, the lid can be opened for cleaning and inspection.

    The overhanging roof and porch gives protection against rain and the raised feet prevent the hedgehog house from rotting.

    Hedgehogs prey on caterpillars and slugs, but they are sadly in decline. Give them a safe home for feeding, hibernation and nesting. 

    Approved by the British Hedgehog Preservation Society.

    Hand Crafted in England 

    Also available: Wildlife Habitats & Feeders & Gardening Gifts

    Ask us a question
  • Size
  • H50cm x W39cm x L23cm
  • Science
  • Make your garden hedgehog friendly

    Hedgehogs travel 1-2km each night and return to the same daytime nest for a few days then use another, returning to an old nest at a later date. So ensure that there is a route in and out of your garden (they need a 5in gap).

    If you have a pond or pool dangle a piece of chicken wire into the water to help the hedgehogs climb out.  

    Garden netting can entangle hedgehogs so makes sure it’s staked down tightly.

    Check piles of rubbish before burning them, and before sticking a fork into leaves or compost.  

    Reduce your use of pesticides and only use pet-safe slug deterrents. A hedgehog can eat 80 slugs per night, so if you attract hedgehogs you won’ have to worry about slugs!

    Leave an area of your garden wild with piles of leaves and organic debris for shelter.  

    Provide a shallow dish of water, meat-based pet food or chopped unsalted peanuts.

    Install a hedgehog home. These can be used as hibernation sites during the winter and as nesting boxes in the summer.

    Why hedgehogs are in decline As well as the hazards of roads hedgehog numbers have been affected by…

    Habitat Loss - Changing agriculture has removed hedgerows, the natural habitat of hedgehogs, as has the trend for fences and walls in place of hedges in private gardens.

    Lack of food – the increasing use of pesticides to kill slugs, beetles, caterpillars and other bugs has left hedgehogs with less to eat. The move towards rye grass and crops that are short of invertebrate life and our tidier gardens has also left hedgehogs with a smaller food source.

    Climate change – Several years of early autumn cold spells have killed off hedgehog food sources before they’ve laid down enough fat to survive hibernation. In the spring cold snaps have also killed of the bugs, worms, caterpillars, beetle larvae etc leaving hedgehogs too weak to breed.

    Some Hedgehog Facts

    Lifespan More than half of hedgehogs die within their first year, and average life expectancy is 2-3 years in the wild, but it is possible for them to live to be 10 years (but this is exceptional). Hedgehog Hibernation Hedgehogs start to hibernate in November and re-emerge around Easter, but it is weather dependant. Hedgehogs usually wake up several times during winter. In the spring they commonly spend a few days active then enter hibernation again during a cold snap. Hedgehog

    Breeding Between April and September the females have litters of 4 or 5 hoglets. Males do not assist in rearing them. Young born late often die, being too small to survive hibernation. They need to weigh at least 450g (1lb) to last the winter.

    Hedghehog Guides

    Hedgehog FAQ - http://www.greenhousesensation.co.uk/hedgehog-faq

    Protecting Hedgehogs - http://www.greenhousesensation.co.uk/protecting-hedgehogs-the-gardeners-best-friend

    Make Your Garden Hedgehog Friendly - http://www.greenhousesensation.co.uk/give-a-hedgehog-a-home

  • Contents
  • Hogilo Hedgehog House - H50cm x W39cm x L23cm

    • 1 x Hogilo Hedgehog House
  • Delivery
  • UK Delivery

    The maximum Mainland UK Delivery charge is £4.95
    You will receive your delivery 2 workings days after placing your order

    UK Standard Delivery (standard items and all orders over £25.00):  £4.95

    UK Light Items Delivery (small items): £2.95

    For orders outside of the UK please click HERE:
    Returns

    If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, simply return unwanted goods to us in their original condition and packaging within 14 days of receipt and we will issue a full refund (excluding original delivery charge). If an item is damaged/faulty, please notify us within 30 days.

    Click here for further information

    N:B Definition of UK Mainland
    UK Mainland is defined as postcodes on mainland England, Wales and Scotland excluding the following postcodes.
    AB31-38, AB40-56, IV1-28 , IV30-32, IV36-49, IV51-56, IV63, KA27-28, KW, PA20-38, PA41-49, PA60-70, PH4-44, and PH49-50. 
    Delivery to the above post codes incurs a small surcharge, which will be displayed when you enter your postcode. 

    Royal Mail: If you have paid £2.95
    If the parcel won’t fit through your letter box out and you are out when Royal Mail try to deliver, the driver will leave a card asking you to collect your item from your local delivery office or arrange a redelivery.

    Courier: If you have paid £4.95
    You can add 'If Out' delivery instructions (such as leave in the garage if out) when you place your order. If you are not in and you have not provided ‘if out’ instructions the driver will leave a card asking you to call the phone number on the card to arrange a re-delivery or to arrange to collect the parcel from your local depot (low cost local charges apply). *Please note maximum limit for delivery messages in 50 characters.

    Gifts
    If your order is for a gift add 'Gift' to the Comments section when you place your order, or if you are ordering over the phone just let us know and we will email you the receipt instead of including it in the parcel. There will be no other indication of price in the parcel.

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i find my new house warm and cozy with no faults (Posted on 14/07/2015)

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