Deformed antler

Share your photos of trophies and just plain strange deer!
User avatar
charlie 01
 
Posts: 665
Joined: Mon Aug 23, 2010 4:44 am
Location: Illinois

Deformed antler

Postby charlie 01 » Fri Sep 07, 2012 8:30 pm

At first look I thought maybe he ran into something and bent the antler down, but on a closer look, with the power of zoom, it appears that the pedicel is moved farther down the side of his head and facing down from that point. That's a wonderment. Somethng like that would have had to of happened when a fawn or at least very young.
CDY_0007-1.jpg
CDY_0007-1.jpg (45.94 KiB) Viewed 1325 times
never say never
patience is the companion of wisdom

User avatar
motorbreaker
 
Posts: 178
Joined: Wed Jun 16, 2010 11:07 am
Location: s.ohio

Re: Deformed antler

Postby motorbreaker » Sun Sep 09, 2012 3:09 pm

I,m not convinced that its from an injury. I've seen several bucks with the same thing in s/e michigan.
Its seems to be genetic. My buddy has several of these skulls and they dont look like they were broken.
There have been bucks like that in this area for over 30 years that I know of.
Jake

User avatar
Laneas
 
Posts: 1
Joined: Sat Sep 15, 2012 5:26 am
Location: United States

Re: Deformed antler

Postby Laneas » Thu Sep 20, 2012 7:06 am

I saw such buck for first time. This is really amazing. But I don't think this is genetic, this would be resulted in an injury. I think this pictures liked by the deer hunters very much.
excellent FREE NHL Picks


Return to Photo Corner

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 4 guests