A sight to warm the hart: Rare sighting of white stag spotted in Dartmoor September 23, 2011 Scotland

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A sight to warm the hart: Rare sighting of white stag spotted in Dartmoor September 23, 2011 Scotland, Daily Mail
Photographer Ian Crisp captured this extremely rare white red stag - known as White Harts - but the 30-year-old from North Tawton, Devon, is afraid the creature might be met by the same fate as the Exmoor Emperor....The red stag and Britain's largest land mammal which was shot, allegedly, by a trophy-hunter last year....the white deer became a symbol of purity, redemption and good fortune in Scotland, and eventually took a leading position in English heraldry alongside its cousin, the mythic unicorn, whose horn was supposedly endowed with magical ...


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