Help antelope to crawl May 7, 2013 Arizona

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Help antelope to crawl May 7, 2013 Arizona, Arizona Daily Sun
 ... Antelope do not like to jump fences; they usually look for a place to crawl under... volunteers removed the bottom barbed wire and replaced it with smooth wire and raised it to 18 inches above the ground.   ... Mule deer jump fences and it helps if the top strand is no higher than 42 inches above the ground and the spacing of the second strand is 12 inches lower.... [video below shows how deer get caught if the second strand spacing is off]


Deer Caught in Wire Fence - May, 2013


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