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Old Wednesday 3rd February 2016, 20:25   #1
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field vole ?

hi, does anyone know if this is a field vole. Pic taken at Leighton moss, UK.
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Old Wednesday 3rd February 2016, 22:15   #2
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I'd say yes, short hairy ears and a lack of contrast with the underside.

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