How do I clean shed deer antlers?

Answer Remove excess dirt and grime from antlers using a damp wash cloth, towel or T-shirt. If the antlers have any velvet fur at the base, gently dust the fur with a slightly damp cloth or rag. Avoid usi... Read More »

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Do deer&elk shed their antlers?

Male deer and elk shed their antlers each year and grow a larger replacement set, according to Reindeer are the only subspecies whose females also bear antlers; they, too, shed the... Read More »

How do I hunt for deer-shed antlers?

Upon the completion of mating season, when males no longer need to impress or attract females, bucks shed their antlers over the course of two or three weeks. Bucks typically wander and roam in abo... Read More »

Why do deer shed their antlers?

Science has yet to explain the reason deer shed their antlers, while similar horned animals do not shed their horns. However, scientists have figured out the biological process of shedding. This i... Read More »

How to Hunt for Deer Shed Antlers?

Buck deer shed their antlers between January and April after the rutting season. They don't need their antlers to fight other bucks after they've mated. Soon after, the buck deer begin to grow thei... Read More »