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English Hedgehogs #313906

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 17, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced. (Aylesbury, England: Anthony Mason) British trend of owning hedgehogs for pets featured; details given, scenes shown. [Hedgehog preservation society Adrian COLES - shows and describes various hedgehog memorabilia.] [MAN - shows hedgehog x-ray.] British hedgehog history reviewed. [Hedgehog hospital spokesperson Les STOCKER - hedgehogs don't have sense enough to stay out of road.] British train shown bringing injured hedgehogs to hospital. [Hedgehog hospital Sue STOCKER - diagnoses hedgehog cough over phone.] [COLES - indicates new grating on sts. so hedgehogs don't fall through cracks.] Author Beatrix Potter's "The Tale of Mrs. Tiggy-Winkle" discussed. [Hedgehog owner Doris MORRIS - comments on pet.] Scenes shown of Morris playing with pet.

Reporter(s):
Mason, Anthony;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:40

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