Baby deer in my field

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  1. AAnightowl

    AAnightowl Young Pine

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    Yesterday, my dogs were carrying on for a long time, so I finally went and looked. There was a new fawn just a short distance from them. They are tied so could not reach him. I took his picture, and brought my dogs in early. When I checked him last night, he was alert and perked up; and this morning he had gone with his mother. baby fawn 5.14.19.smaller.jpg
     
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  3. Cayuga Morning

    Cayuga Morning Hardy Maple Plants Contributor

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    Great experience AA & great photo!
     
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    Its common for deer to bed down the fawns while they eat ! Mother will be back so do not worry ! Love the pic !
     
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    The fawn went with its mother in the night... I was surprised that it was just out of reach of my dogs. My dogs were quite excited, and the fawn scared of them.
     

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