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Shedding of the Velvet,...Aug. 16, 2012

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Monday, August 20, 2012

The albino bucks look magnificent in their white velvet headdress. This buck, which I call "Velvet", has always shed his velvet in mid-August the past 3 years, & sheds his antlers around Valentine's Day.

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He'll make a nice trophy buck!

He is a freak of nature and needs to be removed from the ecosystem so he doesn't spread his very negative genetic traits.

-- Posted by semorider on Mon, Aug 20, 2012, at 3:09 PM

I think he's beautiful, I think he has positive traits..

-- Posted by DKKCCG on Mon, Aug 20, 2012, at 4:53 PM

This albino buck is beautiful and needs to be able to live in peace and not put on somebody's wall like a trophy!

-- Posted by dii on Tue, Aug 21, 2012, at 12:44 AM

All I know is that every time I go for a drive on Old Sprigg RD Im looking for this awesome creature, and I'm not the only one either! Lots of slow moving cars going up and down that road trying to get a glimpse of natures beautiful creation :) The albino deer (there are twin albino fawns new this year) are a real attraction for our area and should be protected, and excluded from any urban hunt!!

-- Posted by Pat Harp on Tue, Aug 21, 2012, at 3:12 PM

An arrow through his vitals and being field dressed in my front yard would be nice.

-- Posted by semorider on Wed, Aug 22, 2012, at 7:20 AM

semorider...I know you are for the urban hunting but you make the group who is really trying to thin the deer out for health and safely reasons look really bad with your sick comments.

-- Posted by Agnes on Wed, Aug 22, 2012, at 8:23 AM

well said Agnes.

-- Posted by dii on Wed, Aug 22, 2012, at 1:36 PM

Agnes, after I have witnessed the behavior of the Sitger's PETA Fan Club during this whole debate, I feel the same about his group.

He has done nothing but misrepresent himself and focused the attention on a non-existent issue (safety).

-- Posted by semorider on Thu, Aug 23, 2012, at 4:04 PM

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