red squirrels

The Prince of Wales has ordered a cull of grey squirrels on his estate, in a bid to protect the endangered indigenous red
I love animals and have always had a passion for wildlife but red squirrels in particular fascinate me, not least because they are such an iconic native species. Everyone in Britain has heard of the red squirrel - they represent and encapsulate a lot of our island's history and the fact that they are endangered has led many people recently to take a greater interest in the species.