carers near Burnham launch shoe box food appeal
team at Secret World Wildlife Rescue Centre near Burnham-On-Sea
have this week issued an appeal for local people to donate a shoe
box full of goodies for wild animals being looked after this winter.
be ever so grateful for your donations if you you could fill a shoebox
with goodies that will help us look after the animals in our care
this winter," says a Secret World spokesperson.
shoe boxes for badgers can contain Dog meat (any variety), Dog biscuits
(any variety), Custard creams (for weaning badgers), Dog Kong toy
(for enrichment while they are with us), Peanuts (badgers love them).
boxes for foxes can contain Dog meat (any variety), Dog biscuits
(any variety), Chew toy (for enrichment while they are with us),
Dog Kong toy (for enrichment while they are with us).
hedgehogs, the shoe boxes can include Cat meat (any brand but needs
to be meat or poultry flavoured in jelly, no fish or gravy varieties),
Cat biscuits (any brand but needs to be meat or poultry flavoured,
not fish), Dried mealworms, Sunflower hearts, and a Toothbrush (this
is used when they are bathed for certain medical treatments).
shoe boxes can contain Squirrel mix ( we recommend Ark wildlife
squirrel mix - whole nut), Small animal hammock, Rodent chew toy,
the shoeboxes can be sent to or dropped off at: Secret World Wildlife
Rescue, New Road, East Huntspill, Highbridge, Somerset, TA9 3PZ.