British Hedgehogs Preservation Socieity
The British Hedgehog Preservation Society (BHPS) is a registered UK Charity (number 326885) dedicated to helping & protecting hedgehogs native to the UK (Erinaceus europaeus).
They run a helpline with advice on caring & encouraging hedgehogs in the wild and in your garden.
The aims of the British Hedgehog Preservation Society are:
- To encourage and give advice to the public concerning the care of hedgehogs particularly when injured, sick, treated cruelly, orphaned or in any other danger.
- To encourage children to respect our natural wildlife - by supplying information and giving lectures and thus fostering an interest in hedgehogs.
- To fund research into behavioural habits of hedgehogs and to ascertain the best methods of assisting their survival.