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The Bloglets below let you get to know the New Forest with me, as I live and explore it. Enjoy your visit and come back soon!

New Forest National Park Life

Welcome to my New Forest National Park Life! Let me share my animal photos and tales with you. Explore my personal recommendations too.

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Lost sunglasses - cubitts herbrand tortoiseshell

I lost my sunglasses today in the new forest on the tall trees trail opposite the black water car park. I have almost lost them many times, including once

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New Forest BBQ - where are the best sites? Please be careful too.

New Forest BBQ sites - safe sites for you to Bar-B-Que.

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New Forest Fallow Deer and electric fencing antler decoration!

New Forest fallow deer photo with antler baggage courtesy of John Morgan

It's a lovely experience in these strange times when you bump into people on a New Forest walk and whilst having a socially distanced chat find you share a story.
This happened to me recently. I was chatting to John and Jim (and their lovely wives) about a large Fallow buck I had rescued last summer when John showed me this photo they had taken of a deer with electric fencing caught in its antlers.
I looked at the image (without my glasses - always a bad idea!) and it looked like my chap. However, when I got home John kindly sent me the image and I could see it properly (with glasses on) and saw it was a probably younger lad who had also managed to get caught up in fencing.
My deer is still sporting a lot of antler decoration from the fencing he got caught up in, although when I managed to cut him free last summer I wondered if he would survive. I see him quite a lot and he seems happy to be living with his additional head gear quite successfully.
A happy ending - for both deer it seems.

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Beaulieu WW2 New Forest spies, Special Agents and lots more.

Beaulieu WW2 New Forest spies or special agents. Who were they and why were they here?

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New Forest Lost Stolen Found is the place for you to post your info

New Forest Lost Stolen Found forum for your pet, pony, donkey, dog or other animal

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Wizard walking stick

Found Boxing Day morning walk at Horseshoe Bottom. Very nicely carved. Happy to reunite.

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Julia

I have lived in or close by to the New Forest all of my life but have never seen before the horrific sight of mutilated ponies laid out on the side of

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Found

Found sunglasses -designer frame and in its case in Dibden Enclosure New Forest.

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Sandra

Found a Samsung phone in Ballard meadow about 1pm 3/12 Contact Sandra 07712 800 426 Thanks

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New Forest fungi

New Forest fungi is often spectacular and can be found all over this National Park in October and November

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The New Forest sightseeing bus open topped views of a UK National Park

New Forest sightseeing bus, experience an open topped, hop on hop off all day experience!

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New Forest Tea Rooms where to go, what to eat?

New Forest Tea Rooms I can recommend I know some real gems for you to try.

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Foals

When and how can a purchase 2 new forest foals The foals will be taken off the forest from September in the Drifts. If you contact the https://www.newforestpony.com/beaulieu-road-pony-sales/

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Forestry Commission Guidance Leaflet - Mis leading and non effective.

Yesterday whilst cycling in the New Forest, which I do regularly I came across a group of people socialising with four donkeys grazing along the roadside.

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Amy Din

My eight year old tortoise has been missing since last week. I live in Lyndhurst by the football club. My tortoise went missing when having a fun day in

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New Forest camping 2020 update

New Forest Camping 2020 update

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Ernest Alfred and Jessie House

Ernest was from a New Forest family and returned to his roots to farm there for a few years when my grandmother, Doris, was a teenager. Money (needed

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Lost cat

Our cat Spock went missing from Shagg’s Meadow in Lyndhurst on 1st July. I please check sheds and outhouses. If you see him please use the Contact me

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New Forest camping and caravan holidays

New Forest camping and caravan holidays in campsites you'll love amongst New Forest ponies and other animals

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New Forest fishing - where to go and what you'll catch!

New Forest fishing offers angling in lovely surroundings.

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New Forest animal accidents go up each year....

New Forest animal accidents mean road deaths and suffering to the New Forest ponies, donkeys, cows and pigs.

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New Forest horse riding is a wonderful experience. A getaway break to remember..

New Forest horse riding my personal recommendations.

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New Forest Walks, walking trails I recommend

New Forest Walks, walking routes and trails I can recommend in this National Park, I've done them!

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Some dog food holds dangers to your dog. Which are toxic?

Some dog food will hold dangers for your dog. It's important to find out what food might harm your dog.

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Speed...

I have driven through the forest today and was so upset by the arrogance and ignorance of some drivers, they have no patience it seems...overtaking and

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Lost I-Phone and vehicle keys

Whilst out cycling in Brownhills and Setthorns enclosure on Sunday 19th Jan 2020 in the afternoon, the small black saddlebag on my bike came off containing

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New Forest Family Tree Forum helps you trace your family & relatives.

New Forest Family Tree Forum - who knows of your family? Why not exchange memories and histories.

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Anyone found an iphone 5 on 22nd December?

Lost iphone whilst out cycling in the New forest. Last seen when I checked the time in the car park of The Bold Forester pub at 3pm. Otherwise may have

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Lost siamese cat

We have lost our much loved siamese cat. Blue eyes with dark brown body and black feet and head, nearly two years old he is very friendly. Microchpped,

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