Study notes that deer mating season mostly sticking to schedule November 9, 2013 Texas

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Study notes that deer mating season mostly sticking to schedule November 9, 2013 Texas, Dallas Morning News
... the rut occurs at virtually the same time every year in specific deer herds, though the peak rut varies throughout the state. Factors like hot weather, moon phases and the physical condition of the deer had no influence on when does were bred....  A doe comes into estrus and is attractive to bucks for about five days. She may only be willing to breed during a 24-hour window in that five-day period...


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