Wood Mouse

The wood mouse is a familiar visitor to gardens, and while they are often found under sheds they are very able climbers and frequently nest and feed in trees. They are easily distinguished from the ‘house mouse’  by their large eyes and ears, and the reddish/brown pelt.

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Scientific name: Apodemus sylvaticus
Location: Sussex (woodland, gardens)