flock to badger-themed Easter open weekend at Secret World
of visitors flocked to Secret World Wildlife Rescue Centre near
Burnham-On-Sea over the Easter weekend where several badger cubs
were the centre of attention.
to the centre were able to catch a glimpse of three young cubs,
along with other orphans including fox cubs, who are among the
first to be cared for this year at the centre.
The first badger cub, called 'Little Star', hit
the headlines in February when she survived against all the
odds and is growing every day, from 80g in weight to over a kilo
since her arrival.
was on show with another 8-week old badger cub called 'Vogue'.
A third cub arrived only in the past fortnight from Cheddar after
being found with injuries caused by a dog.
four-day Easter open weekend enabled visitors to find out more
about badgers. Half-hourly animal presentations were also held
alongside including foxes, ferret racing and hedgehog talks.