Tag Archives: wildlife

Ms Reynard

This morning, when I took Day-z along the Bluebell Walk for her ablute, I spotted a couple of fox cubs. They were playing around and on top of, an old bit of tree. Of course, Day-z was busy staring at … Continue reading

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The Big Bird Hat Boycott

In the late 19th century, it became all the rage for women’s hats to be trimmed with bird feathers. This fashion even extended to hummingbird skins, which flooded the British hat market from America. As an example, in 1911, more … Continue reading

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Rare sighting

I saw four deer in the park today. Since living in our house, I’ve probably seen four separate deer in the park. I’ve read there are a quantity of wild deer living among the trees but it’s quite rare to … Continue reading

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