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Whitetail Doe With Growth Under Chin

This Whitetail Doe stepped out of the thick brush after I walked by while hiking here in Arkansas. The first thing I notice was the large growth on her neck. Protruding growths may occur on deer for a number of reasons, including: Abcesses Fatty tumor Fibromatosis (papilloma virus)

Small Copperhead Snake

I came across this small Copperhead Snake while hiking near the Arkansas River Valley Nature Center. I decided that since it was so cooperative that I wold make photographs of it from all angles. Copperhead Snake Facts Like most North American viperids, these snakes prefer to avoid humans and, given the opportunity, will leave the area without biting.… Read More »