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White-tailed Deer

Odocoileus virginianus),


I was a little surprised to capture this image of a deer suckling from its mother in the winter. These 4 return to the back of the house each night. One is larger than the other three. It appears their are two moms and two babies.

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grade-78-science8 5 years ago

The white-tailed deer, also known as the whitetail, is a medium-sized deer native to the United States, Canada, Mexico, Central America, and South America as far south as Peru and Bolivia

Vermont, USA

Spotted on Feb 15, 2017
Submitted on Feb 15, 2017

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