give them an unnatural supply of food which helps the weak ones through the winter which leads over population which leads to
they get hit on the roads, illness, increased lymes disease and a bunch of other problems.
They are beautiful majestic creatures, but I'm sure some people think the same thing about pigeons or rats.
sorry, I love your posts and but I totally disagree with this one
where I live we cull the herds to ensure good growth. with proper wildlife management techniques overpopulation shouldn't be an issue. But michigan is whitetail heaven where every hunter who truely wishes to take a deer for meat can
Quote:That's okay, I see your point. We just got to thinking of it when we ran into a acquaintance of DHs at walmart the other day and they were buying food to feed the deer that come up on their property.
Guess we'll just keep enjoying them when we see them.
I hate the deer around here... there are way too many and we never get to cull because we're too populated. They ate most of my garden this year. They walk down the street and help themselves to all the front yards.... argh... they drive me nuts.
Cause then the buttheads come and eat all my herbs the day before I plan to use them all, and I don't want to encourage them to see humans as food sources. We don't want zombie deer coming after us during the apocalypse.