For over 25 years Hessilhead has cared for Scotland's injured and orphaned wildlife, aiming to rescue, treat, rehabilitate and release birds and animals back to the wild

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CARING FOR SCOTLAND'S SICK, INJURED AND ORPHANED WILDLIFE

May 16th 2014

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As you can see, the hospital is filling up with boxes of baby birds on heat pads, and others in brooders. Feeding round starts at or before 8am, and goes on all day till 10pm.

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These treecreeper chicks are a first for us. They came from Balfron.

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Eider duckling, fou nd alone on Irvine beach

P1030283 - CopyLots of jackdaw chicks have been brought in this week. Mostly removed during building work

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7 cages full of starling chicks, and more still in boxes. Learning to feed themselves now.

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7 great tit chicks were rescued from a vase in someones garden. It was a strange nest site, but sadly it made the parents easy targets for local cats.

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