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The Shieling is your ideal choice for a quality pet friendly self-catering holiday accommodation for two near Kirkcudbright, Galloway

 

 

The Shieling @ Trostrie Cottage Wildlife

There is a wide variety of wildlife that can be seen at and around the Shieling

The pictures below are a small selection taken form a remote wildlife camera set up in the garden

  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
  • Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage
    Wildlife at Trostrie Cottage

 

During May 2014 one of our guests documented the birds that she saw in and around the property - The list below is a copy of what she saw:

  • Blackbirds
  • Blackcaps
  • Blue Tits
  • Buzzards
  • Chaffinches
  • Chiffchaff
  • Crow
  • Cuckoo
  • Dipper
  • Feral Pigeons
  • Goldcrests
  • Great Tit
  • Heron
  • House Martins
  • House Sparrows
  • Jackdaw
  • Linnet
  • Meadow Pipit
  • Nuthatch
  • Owl – probably a Barn Own
  • Oyster-catcher
  • Pheasants
  • Pied Wagtails
  • Raven
  • Red Kites
  • Reed Bunting
  • Robin
  • Sedge Warbler
  • Skylark
  • Song Thrush
  • Starlings
  • Stonechat
  • Swallows
  • Tree Pipit
  • Wheatear
  • Whitethroat
  • Willow Warblers
  • Wood Pigeons
  • Wren

 

Like to book or just find out a little more information? A brief pdf guide to the Shieling can be found here. To the Get in touch – 01557 860349 or email stay@the-shieling.co.uk. The booking form can be found here. Not quite what you are looking for, or week already booked? Why not look at our other property just 38 miles down the road The Spinney Cottage at Garlieston. Both properties are being marketed as part of Galloway Getaways.

 

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