Filming Bandita the Stoat for TV | Behind the Scenes | Tracking Down a Stoat Star

Bandita is the star of a TV documentary about the little-understood weasel animal family. A beautiful female stoat, mustela erminea, she lives in my garden in Yorkshire, in the north of England, and was filmed two years ago as she raised a litter of five kits here.  Stoats are one of the most elusive of mammals and it took more than 50 surveillance cameras, considerable field skills and a lot of luck to be able … Continue reading Filming Bandita the Stoat for TV | Behind the Scenes | Tracking Down a Stoat Star