The same 'Pannage Pigs' off on their travels to cause more mayhem in and around Brockenhurst. This is the last of this group of pictures, I hope you've enjoyed them.
These pigs were released onto the New Forest to help deal with this year's bumper crop of acorns. Pigs enjoy acorns which are poisonous to the ponies. There is a limited 'Pannage Season' which is set by the New Forest Verderers each autumn.
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"Commoners" of the New Forest are those people whose homes or land have Forest Rights attached to them, the rights alone cannot be bought or traded. All animals that roam 'free' on the Forest are owned by somebody, and are properly cared for. New Forest : Commoners and their rightsmy vfxy
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