Mule Deer

Mule deer can give birth to 1 or 2 young, but 1st or 2nd time mothers most often have a single fawn.

The common litter size of the mule deer is two, with mothers in their first or second breeding year most frequently producing singletons.

Image | © Tony’s Takes, Some Rights Reserved (CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)
Sources | (Anderson & Wallmo, 1984; Misuraca, 1999)

Learn More About the Mule Deer


Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.