Brodick Badgers

The Badgers at Brodick Castle by Jackie Kemp, Arran Ranger Although badgers are found throughout the United Kingdom, they are not native to the Isle of Arran. So, when did they arrive and where did they come from? Articles dating from the end of the 19th century indicate badgers were introduced to Glen Sannox around …

Let Sleeping Otters Lie

One of our readers writes: Whilst out on a walk one of my dogs raised her head and set off to see what was at the end of the sniff – and there it was. I managed to get 5 pictures in total and the otter slumbered throughout. It did wake up after about 5 …