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Red-legged partridges

Yesterday I wrote about the grey partridge (Perdix perdix). That species is native here in Britain but it’s become rare. There’s another kind of partridge here too. The red-legged partridge (Alectoris rufa) was introduced in the 18th century so that … Continue reading

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