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Why we should have a free vote on whether to repeal the fox hunting ban

This week, Barney White-Spunner, the Chairman of the Countryside Alliance, threatened David Cameron with the withdrawal of helpers in the 2015 election in the constituencies affected by the Fox Hunting Ban if Cameron did not carry out his promise to hold a free vote on it in Parliament over the next few months. 630 more words

Politics

The Unspeakable

Oscar Wilde lifted his heavy head from the pillow.  With one hand he straightened his abundant Neronian curls, while with the other he stroked Bosie’s cheek that still rested on his ample chest.  111 more words

Creative Writing

The Red Fox Population of the Sacramento Valley: Artifact of Manifest Destiny or Endemic Anomaly? Part II

Written by Alessandra J. Moyer, fourth year, Integrative Biology

Part II: A Wild West hypothesis

In November 1923, the Museum of Vertebrate Zoology received a red fox specimen from the Sacramento Valley. 664 more words

MVZ Collections

Thank God It's Fox Friday!

Featuring:

The wonderful Not A Punk Rocker sent me this positively adorable picture! 

FoxFriday

Out The County

I ride with the dignitaries and see solstice people
the comments fly
I would rather be with them than sat here
listening to these people… 76 more words

Fox hunting portrait. Work in progress.

Let me give you a quick look at my current project. I’m working on a painting that my wife requested, featuring a fox in red hunting regalia in a portrait modeled after typical fox hunting paintings. 130 more words

From Matterdale to Alberta – the story of the English past of one Canadian Grisdale family

One probably rather cold day in October 1911 a large Grisdale family were walking the last few miles from the railway station in Okotoks near Calgary in Alberta to meet father Robert who had been working on a cousin’s ranch since the spring. 3,499 more words

Family History