The water shrew is the largest of the five species of British shrews and like all shrews leads a hectic life, busy by day and night on the look-out for food. 



Image: Shrew (Water) by Wildlife in a Dorset garden

Information sourced from:

The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species (2015), Neomys fodiens [online], Available from: [accessed 13/09/2015].

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