For many people the possibility of badgers coming into their gardens or
being in the countryside near where they live is a wonderful thing. For
many people - especially those who want to retain our natural countryside
- doing what we can to help and encourage badgers is something they would
very much want to do.
Here are a few tips that most people with gardens can do to help and
encourage badgers in some small way.
Remember too, that many local
Group would be very grateful for your support; and many offer places
on badger-watch evenings; where you have an excellent chance of seeing
badgers in the wild or from a purpose-built hide. If you want to encourage
badgers in your locality, we'd certainly recommend speaking to and joining
your local Badger Group.
"The world of badgers is in some ways analogous with the
human world. Like us, their behaviour is greatly influenced by their need for
homes and living space, and being social like we are, they too have their
problems of learning how to live together ..... and with us"