Saturday, 24 January 2015

The Purbeck Fallow?

We have two species of deer here on the Isle of Purbeck the Sika and the Roe, we do not, as a rule, have Fallow Deer! A surprise then that I found two bucks quite happily roaming around just north of Corfe Castle. I have seen Fallow here before but they are by no means a regular visitor or a common sight. I tried to get close but they were having none of it, keeping a good distance between us and eventually disappearing across the fields. The photographs are not great but they show how difficult it was to focus through the undergrowth.

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