Bull's Eye Photography
What the Rut?!
The rut is the time when white-tailed deer, especially bucks, are more active and less cautious than usual, making them easier to hunt. The buck has one thing on his mind at this time of the year: to find as many does as he can. Males often create rubs or scrapes before and during the breeding season as a form of communication with other deer in the area. Hunters may witness bucks having mock battles with shrubs or small trees to prepare them for real-life battles with other bucks as they fight for dominance.
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