Wood mouse stealing bird food

Wood mouse stealing bird food

Observation - Wood mouse stealing bird food - UK and Ireland. Description: Heard noises inside our bird food container, and discovered an intruder: a Wood Mouse, looking very happy with its diet of sunflower seeds. Managed to put it in a plastic cage for a while to get photos of the underside, showing the yellow streak between t

Heard noises inside our bird food container, and discovered an intruder: a Wood Mouse, looking very happy with its diet of sunflower seeds. Managed to put it in a plastic cage for a while to get photos of the underside, showing the yellow streak between the front legs that distinguishes it from Yellow-necked Mouse, which has a more extensive yellowish collar between the front legs.