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Deer Crossing

There are many deer living at the 40 acre woods.  They do most of their traveling at night, but they leave behind their tracks.  Here are some tracks June and I found crossing the road in front of the 40 … Continue reading

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6 Point Buck

There are 30 subspecies of white-tailed deer, of which three are found in Florida: the Florida coastal white-tailed deer (O. v. osceola) , which occurs primarily in the Florida panhandle; the Florida white-tailed deer ( O. v. seminolus ) which … Continue reading

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Deer doing the Limbo

Many deer just hop over the fence, but at the 40 acre woods, our deer are much more talented. Take this doe for example, she can slide under a barbed wire fence so low that a snake would try to … Continue reading

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Raccoons love peanut butter

Pop had heard that deer love peanut butter.  He decided to nail a jar to a tree to see if we could entice a big buck into eating some.  We may never know if a deer would eat peanut butter, … Continue reading

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Persimmons

Nothing will make your mouth pucker more than an unripe persimmon.  All of your saliva just seems to solidify to a solid mass that can’t be spit out.  Even after the fruit looks golden yellow and ready to eat, you … Continue reading

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