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Escape of deer shows Wisconsin is failing to protect wild herd September 16, 2015 Wisconsin

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Escape of deer shows Wisconsin is failing to protect wild herd September 16, 2015 Wisconsin, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel 
... Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection ... initiated a plan to kill the 167 deer remaining at the facility.  But the depopulation did not happen. In fact, the captive herd increased by nearly 50% with the birth of fawns... 12 deer escaped the facility on Sept. 9...

More deer escape from farm where CWD found September 18, 2015 Wisconsin, WQOW
...  12 deer escaped early last week from the farm... Most were captured, but three remain missing in addition to the two deer that escaped in May...
    Escaped deer on the loose in Eau Claire County September 18, 2015 Wisconsin, WEAU 13 NEWS
... If you see an ear-tagged deer or harvest a tagged deer in the wild, contact the DNR hotline at 1-800-847-9367 immediately for additional instructions...

Escaped Captive Deer on the loose in Eau Claire County September 18, 2015 Wisconsin, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
... The state Department of Natural Resources is requesting the help of residents of Fairchild and Augusta and the surrounding areas to be on the lookout for five ear-tagged white-tailed deer that escaped from a local captive deer facility.  Three of these deer left the facility earlier this month. Twelve deer in all walked through a gate that was reportedly left open overnight ...  contact the DNR hotline at 1-800-847-9367 

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