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I’ve been wanting to write this article for many years now. It’s about a subject many people just don’t think about and there’s no easy or sensitive way to approach it. it’s never been written about before to my knowledge, probably for good reason.. In the countryside there are no toilets. None. For people stalking in the afternoon/evening, its not so much of an issue I guess - but for deer stalkers setting out [...]
Deer are herbivores correct? Well, yes this is absolutely correct, however there are increasing reports of deer being seen eating meat as part of their diet. Now, I cannot see Muntjac becoming deadly predators prowling around our woodlands, but they have been allegedly seen eating carrion such a dead chicks and hatchlings, rabbits and even squirrels. If this is true of the Muntjac, this will obviously raise serious alarm bells as if they are [...]
One of my favourite times of year, autumn is a time of outstanding beauty, when the natural world treats us to a last burst of colour before the onset of winter. As the leaves change to vibrant reds through to golds and the nights draw in, it’s the time for log fires and hearty food. For this Autumn season, try this delicious venison stew - its quick and simple to prepare and just the [...]