Jump to content




Welcome to Unexplained Mysteries! Please sign in or create an account to start posting and to access a host of extra features.


- - - - -

'King' deer's crown of bracken and leaves

bracken stag deer richmond park

  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1    Still Waters

Still Waters

    Deeply Mysterious

  • 40,745 posts
  • Joined:01 Jun 2008
  • Gender:Female

  • Sometimes it's better to keep the mystery unexplained.

Posted 05 October 2012 - 08:50 PM

He is one of the mightiest of creatures - and apparently also one of the most regal.

Other deers quickly scattered when the self-proclaimed King of Richmond Park emerged with a crown of leaves he had created from the bracken.

Photographer Mark Smith, 30, watched as the deer raked the ground in Surrey’s 2,400-acre Royal Park with his antlers - a typical show of strength.

Rutting season is underway and the males are jealously guarding their territory in the hope of attracting a mate.

The stag slowly built up his headress until it was covering his entire head.

http://www.dailymail...ken-leaves.html

:lol:

Beautiful animal! Gorgeous pics. :)

Posted Image

#2    Bling

Bling

    Psychic Spy

  • Closed
  • PipPipPipPipPipPipPipPip
  • 1,384 posts
  • Joined:25 Aug 2012
  • Gender:Not Selected

Posted 05 October 2012 - 10:47 PM

They are hilarious! :lol:


#3    Ashotep

Ashotep

    Non-Corporeal Being

  • Member
  • 7,952 posts
  • Joined:10 May 2011
  • Gender:Female
  • Location:USA

  • Courage is being scared to death but saddling up anyway-John Wayne

Posted 05 October 2012 - 11:32 PM

I wonder if that's sort of like a person wearing a wig or rug to attract the opposite sex.


#4    Coffey

Coffey

    Majestic 12 Operative

  • Member
  • 5,671 posts
  • Joined:09 Oct 2009
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Norwich UK

  • "Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts." - Winston Churchill

Posted 09 October 2012 - 12:17 PM

There is 2 different Stags in those photo's.


Brilliants photo's though. :tu:

Edited by Coffey, 09 October 2012 - 12:17 PM.

When the power of love overcomes the love of power, the world will know peace.




0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users