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Author Topic: first fawn  (Read 294 times)

Offline yari

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first fawn
« on: May 24, 2019, 06:21:22 PM »
I ran up to the cabin to meet a guy from the state and the feds to see if they would help w/ the runoff into my creek at the cabin. the feds are in love w/ my creek, so I figured i'd see if I could get some green backs. NOT. they are at least 2 years out before they would even consider it. it was worth a shot

it was a slop hole up there. no way to plant anything. I went through all the implements, so i'm ready. I saw several deer. they really looked rough after this winter. very thin. I saw one doe that might have kept her fawn. the good news is even the young deer made it.

about 5 miles from my place I saw a doe in a cut cornfield acting odd. I slowed in case another was crossing the road. then I notice a fawn barely as tall as the corn stubble bouncing next to mom. it was only a couple days old. they are so incredible. from day one, it's game on. i'm always amazed any survive up there w/ all the predators

speaking of predators, my field had bear land mines all over. they are eating grass to clean out after the hibernation and my place is be best and only grass around. now they need to leave in case any fawns are dropped

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first fawn
« on: May 24, 2019, 06:21:22 PM »
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Offline sundowner

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Re: first fawn
« Reply #1 on: May 25, 2019, 12:39:53 AM »
This years generation has started to show up .  @--0--0118
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Offline Gutshot

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Re: first fawn
« Reply #2 on: May 25, 2019, 07:34:44 AM »
I saw the first fawn of the season at my place last weekend while turkey hunting, and I have seen two little ones already hit by vehicles on the road. Be careful while driving, they seem to have the deer in the headlight look about them already.
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Re: first fawn
« Reply #3 on: May 25, 2019, 01:40:28 PM »
Great News - Gut, the next generation is up and running hope she grows up and have many more little ones, like those big bucks you guys produce up there......
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Re: first fawn
« Reply #4 on: May 25, 2019, 06:18:02 PM »
I saw one three days ago at the edge of a field near my house. Tiny, tiny thing...
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Re: first fawn
« Reply #5 on: May 25, 2019, 07:06:22 PM »
All this rain may be causing does to move out of the woods. Sure saw a lot of road kill deer this past week @--0--0126
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Offline King Ben

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Re: first fawn
« Reply #6 on: May 26, 2019, 05:59:14 PM »
Haven't seen a fawn yet, but several does acting strange lately.  Gonna put off bushhogging the fields for another week or two because of the wildlife bearing right now.   


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