Key Deer

IMG_3268Yearling

 

IMG_3235Buck

As I was photographing water birds, a family of three deer crossed the swamp. The doe and yearling were following the buck as he was watching out for them.

IMG_3220DeerinSwamp

IMG_3212Buck

 

 

 

IMG_3208Yearling

The Yearling

IMG_3230DeerinWaterIMG_3196RompingIMG_3253Deer and Marsh

IMG_3224KneeHigh

IMG_3301FatherAndSon

It’s not clear exactly when this young buck will get the idea to leave his mother. Eventually the father will chase him away. Why is this young male still attached to his mother when others leave before their spots have even vanished?

 

 

 

 

 

 

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