At this time of year the local Roe deer start to lose their thick winter coats, the velvet falls off their antlers and they take on an altogether smarter appearance.
It won't be long before we see the little ones that we really need to maintain the small population.
In the last two days, I have seen three of these wonderful animals at the side of our roads after being hit by cars.
Monday, 11 April 2011
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