VIDEO: Lost fox cub recovering at Auchnagatt animal shelter

A lost fox cub described as “cute as tuppence” is recovering at an animal shelter after children discovered it during an Easter egg hunt.

The three-week-old male was spotted on a farm by a group of youngsters before being picked up and taken to a nearby animal sanctuary.

'Fidget' is recovering at the New Arc Centre

'Fidget' is recovering at the New Arc Centre

The cub, named Fidget, is now being looked after at the New Arc Centre in Auchnagatt, Aberdeenshire.

The centre hopes to be able to release the fox back into the wild later this year.