|Totally ignoring me he got stuck into his meal, the oats now turning to mush due to the pouring rain.|
|The bowl was almost at my feet but it didn't seem to bother him.|
|When he had finished he glanced up at me with a satisfied look on his face as much to say 'I enjoyed that'.|
Getting a wild animal to trust you is easy if you have time and patience. Regular meetings with a titbit in your pocket and they soon learn that you can be trusted. I have succeded with a number of creatures including birds. At the moment I am working with foxes, hedgehogs and a pair of blackbirds.