INCREASE IN WATER DEER

Q) The number of Chinese water deer trophies recorded in Shooting Times’s Review of muntjac and other species (February 10) suggests that the species is either increasing or is attracting more attention as a sporting quarry. Should we be culling them more heavily if the first is true, or protecting…

British Deer Society calls for an end to shotgun use

The leading charity for deer welfare and management, the British Deer Society (BDS), has this week called for the government to revise legislation that allows farmers to control deer using shotguns.

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David Kenyon, the British Deer Society’s newly appointed area director for England and Wales, talks to Tony Jackson on the organisation’s policies and future