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Footprint in snow6

Observed: 22nd December 2009 By: miked
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 MG 5933
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Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

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the naturalist man's picture

Roe

From the size I would agree with roe deer. One intersting point about these prints is that you appear to have a fore leg print (left hand print) and a hind print (right hand print). In most deer the fore hoof tends to splay more than the hind hoof.

The animal was moving left to right.

Graham Banwell

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the naturalist man's picture

Roe

From the size I would agree with roe deer. One intersting point about these prints is that you appear to have a fore leg print (left hand print) and a hind print (right hand print). In most deer the fore hoof tends to splay more than the hind hoof.

The animal was moving left to right.

Graham Banwell

Visit the iSpot Yorkshire forum for information on events, issues and news relating to 'God's own country'
http://www.ispot.org.uk/forum/8411