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Early Fawn
« on: May 02, 2017, 09:20:15 AM »
Early Fawn while hunting morels


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Re: Early Fawn
« Reply #1 on: May 02, 2017, 05:55:24 PM »
   Great shot. I love to find them. The does drop them inside my pasture on a slope above my old goat barn and I look for and find them every year (Not every trip - sometimes have to look 2-3 times a week before I find them). They should start being born any day here. Ours are mostly born in May & June.
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« Reply #2 on: May 02, 2017, 08:27:29 PM »
A very nice picture. Thank you.
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« Reply #3 on: May 03, 2017, 06:14:28 AM »
looks to be a little buck fawn  8)

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« Reply #4 on: May 03, 2017, 10:50:19 AM »
A few years ago I was walking along fixing fence in a pasture we rent when I happened to step on one a little bigger than that, he was bedded down in tall grass right along side some plum thickets.  Judging by the squeal it let out and the squeal I let out I'm still not sure who was more terrified  :D.  Took me a bit to collect all the staples I lost from my bucket then got past the thickets and saw momma anxiously waiting for it, she was just beyond them, no harm was done but I may have survived a mild heart attack  ::).

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Re: Early Fawn
« Reply #5 on: May 03, 2017, 12:59:58 PM »
Used to walk up on them in the woods once in a while.  One so curious he stuck around till I was almost in arms distance.  I must have (probably) smelled bad, cause he took off.
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« Reply #6 on: May 03, 2017, 02:31:41 PM »
If they're really young and you get close enough before they notice you, they will drop "flat on the ground".

Just something their mom has taught them!
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