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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

Lionel Edwards - Master of The Sporting Scene~



Lionel Edwards 




Lionel Edwards is an equine artist best known for his fabulous hunt scenes. Lionel Edwards grew up in Benarth, Conway, North Wales and was the son of a doctor. 346 more words


How to catch a fox

How to catch a fox indeed!

Last week, looking for a solution, I went to the local rural produce store. This is where I buy my chook food and pig ears for my dog. 699 more words

Country Living

Prosecutions For Hunting Increase

One person, on average, every week is prosecuted under the Hunting Act, and almost two-thirds are found guilty

Official figures released today reveal more individuals were prosecuted for hunting with dogs last year (2013), than in any other since the 2004 ban came into force.

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Erin Sweeney Riding Clinic

The riding clinic held at Hall’s Choice Farm was a success – lots of riders came out and enjoyed great lessons with USDF-certified trainer Erin Sweeney. 59 more words