Distressed vole

Distressed vole

Observation - Distressed vole - UK and Ireland. Description: Laboured breathing, eyes clamped shut. I felt that handling it would only exacerbate its' condition, so I didn't. It shuffled on the ground as I looked more closely, but it made no other movement. I photographed it for iSpot and left it. Checked back on

Laboured breathing, eyes clamped shut. I felt that handling it would only exacerbate its' condition, so I didn't. It shuffled on the ground as I looked more closely, but it made no other movement. I photographed it for iSpot and left it. Checked back on it 5 minutes later. It was unchanged.