When do deer drop their antlers?

Answer Whitetail deer drop their antlers yearly. Whitetail bucks start dropping their antlers in mid to late January, but some may not lose their antlers until February or early March. A trophy deer rarel... Read More »

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When do mule deer drop their antlers?

Mule deer shed their antlers after breeding season, in January and February--sometimes April at the latest. Older and physically fit mule deer lose their antlers sooner than younger mule deer and t... Read More »

When Do Deer Start to Drop Their Antlers in South Carolina?

According to the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources, there are 20 million white tailed deer in the United States. Half of those are bucks that shed their antlers every spring.

When do elk drop their antlers?

Elk drop their antlers in the winter, with new antlers coming in during spring. Made of bone, these antlers can weigh as much as 40 pounds each. They typically have five points.Source:Untamed Scien... Read More »

When do whitetail deer get their antlers?

Whitetail deer--specifically male bucks--start antler growth during the spring months of March or April. Antlers can grow quite rapidly--dependent on a deer's level of nutrition--and are usually fu... Read More »