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Mammals - Fieldmice (also known as Wood Mice) Page 30

Image Taken on 28 Oct 2012 at 02:23    Image of day on 03 Dec 2012

Whats an apple for if not for a Fieldmouse (Wood Mouse) to stand on?

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Image Taken on 29 Dec 2011 at 01:06    Image of day on 25 Jan 2012

What a sweetie - a young fieldmouse (wood mouse) poised on a small red crab apple.

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Image Taken on 10 Aug 2009 at 01:33    Image of day on 21 Sep 2009

Young Mouse: All Mine!
Mum: Don't you dare try to eat it all - you'll get a tummy ache.

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Image Taken on 01 Sep 2007 at 23:36    Image of day on 01 Oct 2007

Looks to us like this sweetie is conducting the orchestra for the Ballet dancing fieldmouse (wood mouse) of 1 Sep 2007.

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Image Taken on 19 Aug 2012 at 01:14    Image of day on 30 Sep 2012

2 days later a sweet little fieldmouse (wood mouse) nervously checks the surroundings. With the fox turning up most nights it is not surprising its nervous.

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Image Taken on 01 Oct 2010 at 23:24    Image of day on 27 Nov 2010

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Image Taken on 02 Oct 2011 at 02:48    Image of day on 17 Nov 2011

Entry 2 for Twee Fieldmouse (Wood Mouse) of the week

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Image Taken on 21 Sep 2012 at 23:30    Image of day on 04 Nov 2012

This little Fieldmouse (Wood Mouse) stands on a sliver of carrot while nibbling a corn grain

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Image Taken on 21 Jul 2009 at 00:39    Image of day on 24 Aug 2009

This looks ridiculously like Mrs. Mouse inspecting the larder.
Actually the pristine ears suggest it is a young mouse.

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Image Taken on 29 Sep 2014 at 00:26    Image of day on 08 Dec 2014

Can you read expressions in mice? We don't know - but this one doesn't look too happy about what it is looking at.

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Image Taken on 22 Apr 2008 at 22:21    Image of day on 09 May 2008

There were a couple of images like this at different places along the log, so we presume the stance has some significance. In the others its not so obvious that is isn't about to clamber up the log.

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Image Taken on 28 Aug 2017 at 00:28    Image of day on 18 Oct 2017

Just after midnight a Fieldmouse (Wood Mouse) is on alert.

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Image Taken on 13 Oct 2010 at 19:58    Image of day on 08 Dec 2010

Whoosh - complete with shadow

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Image Taken on 22 Nov 2011 at 03:13    Image of day on 31 Dec 2011

At around 3 a.m. this fieldmouse (wood mouse) really can't be doing anything but having a lick of the (we are told) sweet and protein rich slime of the Leopard slug.

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Image Taken on 15 Mar 2010 at 18:45    Image of day on 17 Apr 2010

Just after dark this fieldmouse (wood mouse) comes out to see what is left after the birds have settled down for the night.

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Image Taken on 28 Apr 2006 at 21:52    Image of day on 08 May 2006

Unusual position for the fieldmouse (wood mouse) who is tucking into peanut.

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Image Taken on 24 Sep 2017 at 05:04    Image of day on 04 Nov 2017

A Squeaky Sweetie.
This is just before first light in the middle of nowhere!

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Image Taken on 20 Jan 2013 at 17:58    Image of day on 20 Feb 2013

For several days after two snowfalls we saw only a tiny fraction of the normal number of images of Fieldmice (Wood Mice). This one really expresses the problems for such a small creature in snow many times deeper than it is!

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Image Taken on 03 Nov 2007 at 18:27    Image of day on 05 Dec 2007

Looking so lonely in a sea of autumn leaves, a young fieldmouse (wood mouse) looks for what's left of the peanut grit on the log.

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Image Taken on 14 Oct 2006 at 00:40    Image of day on 24 Oct 2006

Fieldmouse (Wood Mouse) heaven?

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