The Solitary Doe

White-tailed deer are social animals, and multi-generational family groups of does and fawns are the norm. That said, this young doe has been alone since last fall (I see her once or twice a week while trail walking) and is now including the bird feeders in her daily routine. I suspect the family group was broken up due to hunting season or highway mortality.

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Photos by NB Hunter. © All Rights Reserved.

 

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3 thoughts on “The Solitary Doe

  1. Hi Nick! Still enjoying all of your posts. Just had to comment on the successful whisker pics of this beautiful young doe. Good job👍

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