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GOB 50 The Truth about Cats and Dogs

“…It’s high time we started to tell the truth about cats and dogs and how they impact on wildlife…for far too long we’ve been apologists for our pets…” In this short podcast Bo (or his alter ego the Grumpy Old […]

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GOB 49 Give me my Raptor Today

"...wildlife crime is pernicious, ignorant, and selfish of course, but it's also theft - raptors can't be owned like land, they're held in common belonging to us all..."

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GOB 48 Rose-coloured binoculars

"...the North Kent Marshes are one of our growing conservation successes...but here's the rub, slap bang in the middle of all this conservation is an area with no

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GOB 47 This Other Eden

"...closer to my destination are roadside orchards, every tree too artificially stunted and thinned to develop nest holes..."

Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, talks in this short podcast about 'this

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GOB 46 The End of Days

"...You used to be able to walk to the end of the street to hear larks sing or see hares running...Now it's one hell of a trek to

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GOB 45 November

"...No sun, no moon - No dawn, no dusk, no proper time of day..."

Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, talks in this short podcast about November, gardening for wildlife, storms,

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GOB 44 Squaring the Circle

"...And just in case anyone out there thinks this is just this lone Grumpy Old sod banging on about cats again, wake up and smell the house burning

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GOB 43 Weasels Take Over the Wild Wood

"...Even Mr Toad has to be helped across our over-busy roads. Mr Otter may be on the up but for how long will his fish-eating habits be tolerated

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GOB 42 Serial Killers

"The unpalatable truth is that many people enjoy killing things...the 'sport' of hunting is killing for pleasure, it diminishes the human spirit and desensitises the hunter to killing

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GOB 41 All Things Come

"From an early age I have suffered profound and chronic - indolence...""

Bo Beolens, the Fatbirder, set up the Birding For All website which seeks "to improve access

  

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