Mule Deer

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)

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