Man Finds A Mouse In His Garden And Builds Him A Log Home

Photographer Simon Dell has always had a number of wild animals that pass through his garden in Sheffield, England. Squirrels, hedgehogs, foxes and birds. But a few critters have taken up home and he’s made them feel welcome in the most charming way.

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When Dell noticed a mouse in his garden he right away knew the cute little fellow would be the perfect subject to photograph.

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“I knew instantly he was a star and ran back inside to get a couple of peanuts to put down for him,” he told the Bored Panda. “Sitting there, waiting, it was only minutes before he came back out for the treats.”

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He decided to make George a little home, and it soon became a much more elaborate home than one would expect.

The resulting pictures have a Beatrix Potter vibe, with George and his friends peeking out of their log house and nibbling on the goodies Dell leaves out.

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He has ensured that his garden home for the mice is a fortified against cats or other predatory animals.

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