How do I preserve shed antlers?

Answer Preserving antlersBring your shed antlers indoors. They need to be stored in a place that controls temperature and humidity. If the antlers still retain their normal color, paint on a few coats of ... Read More »

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Do bull elk shed antlers?

Male elk shed their antlers each year in late March or April. Within a few weeks, they begin growing a new set of antlers. Looking for shed antlers has recently grown popular. People use shed elk a... Read More »

How do I collect shed antlers?

Feeding DeerFeed the deer prior to the deer developing antlers. Dried corn works great as deer food. This will get them used to eating in the area. Place a picnic table near the food, but not touch... Read More »

How to Treat Shed Antlers?

Shed antlers can be used to beautify your home, but before you put them on display, take the time to treat them. Antlers are made of the same material that bones are, and they are very tough and ha... Read More »

How often do antlers shed?

All five North American species of cervids shed their antlers after the breeding season. Whitetail and mule deer, moose, elk and caribou grow a new set of antlers during the spring and summer.Sourc... Read More »