Find out why we associate robins with Christmas in issue 40 on sale today!

As Christmas approaches, find out everything you ever wanted to know about the robin, including why this feisty little garden bird can be found on Christmas cards. In our latest issue, we take a look at a year in the life of the robin and discover all about this beautiful songbird.

Here’s a sneak peak of issue 40 to highlight why you shouldn’t miss out!


A prominent feature in Briotish folklore and a friend to gardeners everwhere, the European robin leads a surprisingly short and violent life while defending its territory at all costs. Learn all about this amazing songbird, from why it sings at night-time, to where it gets its name and how it survives the winter in issue 40.


Do you dare to gaze into the gaping jaws of nature’s most meacing mouths? Take a look at the animals renowned for their bite power in our top 10 biggest bites feature.


And finally, if you’re hunting for the perfect Christmas gift, check out our top 10 list of gifts for animal lovers.

Pick up the issue to find out all about our exclusive reader discount and to win some incredible prizes!


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