brian fleming <>
Sydney Fox Rescue?
Carl Clifford <>
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 20:58:23 +1100
And no doubt they were very tasty. I have tried 3 species, Red, Sika and Sambar
and would not push any off my plate.
> On 28 Oct 2014, at 16:43, brian fleming <> wrote:
>> On 28/10/2014 3:15 PM, Greg and Val Clancy wrote:
>> The problem is that by rescuing foxes instead of humanely euthanizing them
>> we run the risk of changing people's attitudes to the point where there will
>> be a call for the cute and cuddly fox to be protected, like the feral horse
>> issue when we call them (romantically) brumbies. I like horses but not as
>> feral animals damaging delicate ecosystems. Similarly the various deer
>> species that people think are cute are a problem. They may well be cute but
>> they are doing much damage in our parks and reserves.
> The Ornithological Congress in Christchurch NZ had an evening barbecue at a
> deer farm.
> Father returned with plate of hamburgers, to wife and waiting small daughter.
> "Don't tell her they're Bambi".
> They have been Bambiburgers ever since.
> Brian Fleming
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