I set the camera trap overnight and this is what it caught:
Lockdown roe deerMay 23, 2020
Wednesday 20 May 2020 was an odd morning. I woke early, couldn’t get back to sleep, and just after 5am I decided to take the dogs for a early walk. The lockdown means that I am not commuting into London and so I can enjoy a longer walk before starting work. Continue Reading…
Air dried venisonAugust 1, 2017
This entry will record my first attempt at air dried venison.
First steps in a stalking journeyApril 30, 2016
The story begins in summer 2014. At that time I was a member of a small driven pheasant shoot. There was a struggle to grow sufficient cover crops to hold a season’s worth of birds as they were being eaten by fallow. The shoot then secured the stalking rights from the landowner. Throughout the winter of 2014/2015 I accompanied the keeper on a number of trips to his high seats. There were fallow all around but I never saw the keeper fire a shot. Continue Reading…