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Mammal run and hair

Observed: 16th October 2011 By: lb6657
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - current student
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Hair on barbed wire
Hair on barbed wire 1

An inidentified run of approximatley 20ft along the boundary of woodland and open fields. Large clump of unidentified hair caught on barbed wire along the run.

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The hair looks to be from a long-haired, shaggy dog. The only wild animal with bark fur is a badger and that has much courser fur. That does not mean the run has been made by the dog, that is probably badger or rabbit.

If you want to put up an identification for the dog fur I'll be happy to agree to it.

Graham Banwell

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