Tag Archives: Deer

Comparing trail cameras – Night time

As the days get shorter I rely on my trail camera more and more to find out what is going on around my local patch. I often get asked which is the best trail camera to use. It is a … Continue reading

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30 mammals for Day 30 of 30 Days Wild

At the beginning of 30 Days Wild I took up the Oxfordshire Mammal Group challenge of spotting 30 different mammals in 30 Days, then recording them through their website http://www.oxonmammals.org I realised right from the start that it would probably … Continue reading

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Deer behaviour

One of the roe deer has started following my mum and the dogs around the field. Does anyone have any thoughts on why? As soon as my mum stops walking and looks at the deer, it stops and starts eating. … Continue reading

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Fallow deer passing through

The herd of Fallow deer only pass through my local patch a couple of times a year so I was extremely happy to see five members of the herd last night in a nearby field. Weaving in and out of … Continue reading

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Wildlife around the Badger sett

While spending so much time monitoring the badger sett I have spotted quite a few other animals. It has been nice to spend the time just sat in the woods taking photos. Watching the sun set each evening, sitting in … Continue reading

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Spring evening walk

Just before the sun started to set we took a walk around the nearby field and wood. There were plenty of deers in the field alongside a couple of hares. The air is becoming a lot busier, with bird song, … Continue reading

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End of the holidays

It’s been an eventful holiday, a trip to Devon, Storm Katie, Water voles, Secret World and this Friday a trip up to Stafford to the Mammal Society’s photography awards. I was very lucky to have my photo of a Hare … Continue reading

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