Foxes of Ireland – Co Roscommon

Most of the Foxwatch Ireland foxwatching activities have taken place in Roscommon’s beautiful Lough Key country. Below is a selection of the images captured there.
Photos by Peter Akokan and Philip Kiernan


One of the fox cubs rescued by Peter Akokan prepares to head out into the night to hunt for some food.


This seven- or eight-month-old fox came within three feet of us on a September foxwatch in Lough Key Forest Park.


A fox at the entrance to its earth. Directly after the photograph was taken, the fox darted below ground again.


An adult fox scavenging a deer which was killed on the road. The fox’s earth was relatively close to this spot and it kept coming back and forth to the roadkill, each time bringing some meat for the cubs.

Foxes of Ireland

Advertisements

About Foxwatching

Watching, filming and rescuing foxes. Making a detailed study into their active lives.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s