Photo of the Day #938: Mule deer

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Mule deer (Odocoileus hemionus), photographed at Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah.


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Photographed at Bryce Canyon National Park, Utah.

Fearless little things, really. i've walked up to them REALLY up close* at Grand Canyon and Sequoia National Parks.

*(as a pedestrian, not a car, and I still kept 5 ft distance to avoid ticks)

By Joe Shelby (not verified) on 06 Jun 2010 #permalink