Deer Hunting at Harriswood Plantation
upper part of the body is bright rufus fawn with white spots.
The under part of the body is a creamy white. There is a prominent
white patch on the throat.
A darkish stripe runs down the center of the back from the
nape to the tail.
antlers are normally six-tined, consisting of a brow and a
simple fork at the extremity of the main beam, generally with
the shorter tine on the inside.
beam, which curves backwards and outwards in a lyre-shaped
formation, is usually about 26 inches long, and any antler
measuring in excess of 30 inches is above average.
is no fixed season and stags with growing antlers in velvet
can be seen during any month of the year. The challenge call
of the stag is a weird and wild sounding scream repeated several