Sunday, 7 February 2010

One Less Twin

One Less Twin, originally uploaded by julian sawyer.

Sat just thirty feet from his brother, this young Roe deer is no longer a twin. For the last nine months they were inseperable. It is sometimes hard enough to accept when nature controls such a small population, but when a death is not a natural event, I really struggle.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I look at your photos every day and was really sad to read this. I'm presuming his brother was shot or hit by a car. Beautiful photo. I'm not sure if you ever add any of your photos to Flickr, but if you do please feel free to add them to our Flickr group at I know that our members would love to see them.


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