Fears for Royal Park stags as herds face rising threat from modern life

Fears for Royal Park stags as herds face rising threat from modern life

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Labrador almost dies of heatstroke – even though it was overcast weather

Labrador almost dies of heatstroke – even though it was overcast weather

(Picture: My Family Vet/Thomas Richmond)A Labrador almost didn’t make it after suffering from a potentially fatal case of heatstroke in cloudy conditions.We went from having a great time playing in the park to suffering from heatstroke in the space of a few minutes.

Deer dies after running into fence while being chased by dog in Bushy Park

Deer dies after running into fence while being chased by dog in Bushy Park

An owner was fined £602 in January after a deer was killed when his red setter chased it, attacked it and forced it into the path of a car in Richmond Park.He added: ‘It’s illegal for a dog to chase deer in Richmond and Bushy Parks, and owners may face prosecution if caught.’.

Man fined £600 after out-of-control dog fatally attacked deer in Richmond Park

Man fined £600 after out-of-control dog fatally attacked deer in Richmond Park

A dog owner has been fined £600 after a deer was killed when his red setter chased it, attacked it and forced it into the path of a car in Richmond Park.

Dog lost in Richmond Park can’t stop wagging his tail when owner finds him

Dog lost in Richmond Park can’t stop wagging his tail when owner finds him

A search party of owners and their border terriers turned up to help (Picture: Kennedy News and Media)She continued: ‘I met a kind stranger who called the park police and spoke to them.