Eight points about antlers November 25, 2014 New Hampshire

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Eight points about antlers November 25, 2014 New Hampshire, Monadnock Ledger-Transcript 
... Antlers are among the fastest growing bones in the animal kingdom.  Antlers start forming in the spring and keep growing through summer, a living tissue that’s circulating blood and nerves and encased in a soft velvet. If you could touch that developing antler, you’d suddenly find that it’s hot, with blood rushing through it ...


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