Countryside Alliance asking shooters who have been through the application or renewals process since April 2016 to report their experience of the current medical procedure.
GP or letters from Police firearms licensing department should be scanned or photographed and sent to...
The damage to the pedicel and antler could be due to low manganese level and would be worth checking REF Curry et al (2009)
There is extensive literature on accidental and deliberate damage to antler pedicles. In summary it will self repair over time and will go back to producing antlers.On...
Both dogs and horses can be infected with lyme/borreliosis.
PHE seems to have caught up with their diagnoses protocols and now test twice at 3 to 4 week interval if negative on first test or repeatedly if test indeterminate but blood test still not absolutely definite as...
Unfortunately from the original post badly handled. If a vet gives a drug they are responsible for the consequences. They should have observed the animal until fully recovered, obviously impractical in a wild animal.
Most wild deer getting themselves into trouble requiring human intervention go...
A sea eagle tagged and ringed on Mull in 2010 has been found in Sutherland. Full story BBC Scotland.
Another raptor resurrected from being shot by a gamekeeper ??????????? Should make interesting reading next time a report from RSPB on raptor persecution.Don't hold your breath.
Lyme Borreliosis Transmitted by tick Ixodes ricinus in the UK
Borrelia afzelia Hosts/reservoirs Rodents
B garinii Hosts/reservoirs Birds,lizards,rodents
B burgdorferi Hosts/reservoirs Big mammals,rodents,birds,lizards
B spielmanii Hosts/reservoir Rodents
I am seeking a small portion of bone from a Baillie head or from other abnormal bones from the same animal to further my research in this condition. I would make the histology slides plus my interpretation available to the owner.
Please pm me in the first instance. Thanks.
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This fallow head is an animal "going back" (past his best).In previous seasons he has had antlers as shown by the coronets.Shriveled testicles would depend on time of year and also age Definition of a hummel is a male who has never had antlers but they are fertile during the season
If you look...