Wildwood Discovery Park greets first Spring Konik foal

Wildwood Konik Foal. Wildwood Trust image.

Wildwood Discovery Park, Herne Common, is celebrating its first spring baby, a beautiful Konik foal. Conservation grazing projects throughout Europe have used Konik horses for wetland grazing projects. Wildwood Trust pioneered the re-introduction of these horses to Britain in 2002. It brought the first ever of their breed to arrive in southern England and these… Continue reading Wildwood Discovery Park greets first Spring Konik foal

Nature reserve recruits herd of rare wild horses

Stephen Christie, writing for The Press and Journal, reports: Royal Society for the Protection of Birds (RSPB) hopes eight Konik foals will help improve Wetlands A north-east nature reserve has recruited a herd of rare horses to help improve its wetland habitats. It is hoped the eight konik foals will help the conservation work being… Continue reading Nature reserve recruits herd of rare wild horses