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#6435303 - 09/01/16 10:25 PM What's up with this deer?
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Registered: 06/26/14
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See the doe in this photo. She seems to be missing some fur on the side and there are some odd spots. What's the deal with this deer? Is she just young?

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#6435325 - 09/01/16 10:51 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
Apretz Offline
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Registered: 11/04/13
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Loc: Howard county
Young/shedding summer coat

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#6435336 - 09/01/16 11:15 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
rickym Offline
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Registered: 06/14/15
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Loc: texas
That deer is gonna look old in a couple years. I think its shedding and sick
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#6435504 - 09/02/16 08:17 AM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: Apretz]
Txhuntr2 Offline
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Registered: 02/19/12
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Originally Posted By: Apretz
Young/shedding summer coat


Agreed

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#6436317 - 09/02/16 07:51 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
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Nothing. Just being a deer.
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#6436363 - 09/02/16 08:32 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
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She looks healthy to me.
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#6436575 - 09/02/16 11:38 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
Archer Anthony Offline
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Summer coat
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#6436595 - 09/03/16 12:08 AM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: Archer Anthony]
therancher Offline
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Spend some time looking at summer pics. Perfectly normal to see splotches and missing fur. Ticks etc.
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#6440403 - 09/06/16 11:08 AM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
snake oil Offline
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Registered: 01/10/16
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Looks like an old doe to me on her last leg. Look how long the head is. We callem horse heads when they get that old.

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#6440543 - 09/06/16 01:06 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: snake oil]
redchevy Offline
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Originally Posted By: snake oil
Looks like an old doe to me on her last leg. Look how long the head is. We callem horse heads when they get that old.


Looks like a fawn to me just loosing her spots.
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#6440554 - 09/06/16 01:15 PM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
JYG71 Offline
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Registered: 09/02/16
Posts: 87
Loc: North Texas
Looks like she's shedding and maybe got some bur clover seeds stuck on coat. Healthy Doe.
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#6441534 - 09/07/16 06:39 AM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: HS2]
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Registered: 10/05/15
Posts: 536
Loc: Texas
food Looks like SAUSAGE.......... banana2
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#6441625 - 09/07/16 07:52 AM Re: What's up with this deer? [Re: redchevy]
stxranchman Offline
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Registered: 08/04/10
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Originally Posted By: redchevy
Originally Posted By: snake oil
Looks like an old doe to me on her last leg. Look how long the head is. We callem horse heads when they get that old.


Looks like a fawn to me just loosing her spots.

Actually look more like a last years fawn. Normally looking hair coat on summer deer is what I see.
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