Animal welfare: cover the rain barrel or build an exit aid
ZEIT ONLINE | News, backgrounds and debatesBerlin (dpa / tmn) - Especially in hot temperatures, dormouse, garden sleeper and squirrel are looking for water - for example in the home garden. That poses dangers. Because the animals can drown in barrels, barrels and other deep water containers. Therefore, the Federation for the Environment and Nature Conservation (BUND) advises to cover rain barrels and to provide other vessels with exit aid...