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Twiggy

With fewer and fewer tender options available lately, the park deer make do by dining on woodier options such as twigs and vines. Still, this one does seem to be happy with the meal. (Earlier posts about white-tailed deer in … Continue reading

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Stag, party of one

We got a little more snow yesterday, although this is from the first small batch. This stag was eating behind some bushes just off the path. I’m afraid we startled him as much as he did us.

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Big Brother is watching you

Or maybe it’s daddy or an uncle. Whatever their relationship, the antlered elder was keeping a close eye on his two spotted youngsters. When he looked our way & stamped his front hoof, we figured it was time to move … Continue reading

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Wood deer

More deer grazing through the woods at twilight in a different area of the park. These five were close enough to the footpath to be seen,  but the group had a few more members that melted into the grey trees beyond & were … Continue reading

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Dinnertime for Deer

Five or six deer were grazing along the creek bank yesterday at dusk. A couple are seen here, one of which is reaching for some tasty tidbit on a higher branch.

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