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This morning I went round to Glasgow Green to watch farriers at work on Clydesdal;e horses which I believe to be owned by Glasgow Council. Quite an unusual experience for city folk to observe.

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Urban Foxes, Scotland

This evening, I am posting a recent image of a family of foxes. There are a couple of issues here:

Firstly in addition to the three adults above there exists a litter of four cubs which are about as big as a fully grown cat and quite cute.

Secondly, note that the fox on the left has a stubby tail. We don’t quite understand why but the rest of the tail fell off about 9 months ago.

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This evening, I was presented with an unusual photo opportunity in form of a new born fox cub exploring our garden. Like his/her parents the cub was slightly nervous of humans notwithstanding which I did manage to obtain some reasonable shots and a  short video clip. The youngster is about the size of an adult cat. We will watch his/her development with interest.

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