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Caution!

We talk about deer movements a lot on this blog. Movements before the rut, during the rut, after the rut, […]

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If Momma Ain’t Happy

With the spring equinox behind us, longer warmer days are in our future. Daffodils are in bloom, the peepers are […]

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Old Spice

While approaching traps, I could sometimes tell we had been successful before the trap even came into view. It wasn’t […]

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Peeing your pants

Peeing is a part of life. Aside from the biological function of removing waste products from the body and providing […]

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Did you lick that?

Licking stuff has always been gross. And that was pre-COVID19. It’s bad enough to lick the frosting off a cupcake […]

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Tough Love

If momma isn’t happy…

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Posts Related to behavior

The “Worst-Case” Deer

Previously I shared some movements our collared deer make across roadways. Whether you’ve been personally involved in a deer-vehicle collision […]

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Murdered by Pirates?

As we live through the reality of COVID winter, we know the safest place is home. We know who lives […]

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The Real Does of the Deer Forest Study: Holiday Drama and Life Lessons

If you know anything about deer, you know that fall is a very important season in their life. I know […]

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The Real Does of the Deer Forest Study: Maternity Ward

Doe 12866, heavy with fawn, has made her way to State College after an all night trek. The only plausible […]

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Drooling for Evidence

Picture this: a death is reported to authorities, but they find only 1 bone, can’t interview anyone about what happened, […]

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Smoke and Mirrors

It is no secret that not everyone likes antler point restrictions (APRs). However, they are supported by about 60% of […]

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Who Run the World

(Does)

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Two Bucks, Three Years

This week I have 2 different bucks we tracked for 3 years. That means these bucks were at least 2.5 […]

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How many antler rubs are there in the world?

[And more importantly, is it important?]

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Spidey Sense

Our favorite arachnid superhero can sense imminent danger. Can deer?

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Publications

Summary reports Scientific Publications DIefenbach, D. R., W. M. Knox, and C. S. Rosenberry. 2021. The Future of Managing Ungulate […]

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Needle in a Haystack

This crazy weather has me thinking of my favorite springtime activity.

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