Content tagged with "deer"

"Orphaned" Wildlife

It’s that time of the year again, when Missourians frequently call us to report that they have “rescued” or found “orphaned” wildlife or injured animals needing help. More

... In all the wrong places

Four Conservation Department employees subdue a mature whitetail buck.
One deer's search for love led him to the Conservation's central office. More
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2012-13 Deer-Turkey Harvest

Photo shows a large white-tailed deer buck
Photo shows a large whitetail buck. More

2014-2015 Managed Hunts

Missouri offers many managed deer hunts for archery, crossbow, muzzleloading, and modern firearms from mid-September through January. More

23-point buck in velvet

Photo of three hunters with a 23-point buck in velvet.
Photo of three hunters with a 23-point buck in velvet. More

A Farewell to Feeding

Photo shows a mature whitetail buck with antlers in velvet.
The cost of artificial feeding for deer is too high. More
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Antler development III-2

Photo of a white-tailed deer with asymmetrical antlers.
Photo of a white-tailed deer with asymmetrical antlers. More

Antler development III-4

Photo of a whitetail buck with small, upright antlers.
Photo of a whitetail buck with small, upright antlers. More

Antler development III-5

Photo of a whitetail buck with 8-point antlers.
Photo of a whitetail buck with 8-point antlers. More

Antler Development, Part III

Photo of a white-tailed deer with asymmetrical antlers.
Wherein an aspiring antler expert eats humble pie More
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