Tag: antlers

December 12, 2019

Texas hunter harvests rare antlered white-tailed doe

A Texas woman recently hunted a rare antlered white-tailed doe (Odocoileus virginianus). Confirming the deer was a doe, a game warden instructed her to tag it as a buck, since...

October 12, 2018

Wolves help shape how long elk keep antlers

In the late winter of 2005, TWS member Matt Metz started noticing a particular dynamic between elk (Cervus canadensis) and wolves (Canis lupus) in Yellowstone National Park, where he worked...

March 8, 2018

Can I keep this animal skull I found?

The following is an excerpt from the Alaska Chapter of The Wildlife Society’s February 2018 newsletter. You may read the full article, located on pages 10-13 of the newsletter, here....