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Deer following procedure to have arrow removed from muzzle. (credit: NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife)

NJ Officials Successfully Remove Arrow From Deer’s Muzzle

A deer that had been walking around New Jersey for months with an arrow lodged in its muzzle can go back to leading a normal life.

5 hours ago

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Saddle River Considers Turning To Bow Hunters To Cut Deer Population

Because of accidents on the roads and concern about tick-borne illnesses, Saddle River is carefully studying the option of bringing in bow hunters to thin the deer population.

08/30/2015

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Saddle River Considers Allowing Bow Hunting To Thin Deer Herd

A Bergen County suburb is considering bringing in bow hunters to deal with an overpopulation of deer.

08/24/2015

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Deer Sterilization Program Blamed For Deaths

A non-profit called White Buffalo tranquilized 114 deer with dart guns and transported them to veterinarians to be sterilized.

06/15/2015

A white-tailed deer (credit: Getty Images)

Police Probe If Ramapo College Baseball Players Injured Deer On Campus

The school posted on its Facebook page its investigation found deer were not touched. However, the school says the allegations are distressing if deer were disturbed and chased.

04/01/2015

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Rye, Mamaroneck Seek Answers For Deer Overpopulation

Officials in Rye and Mamaroneck are trying to come up with a solution for the growing number of deer in residential areas.

01/19/2015

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Southampton Officials Develop New Plan For Addressing Deer Problem

The plan would open more land for hunting, but also use deer contraceptives — shot by dart guns or ingested — to prevent pregnancy.

11/11/2014

A white-tailed deer (credit: Getty Images)

Deer Baby Boom Has Garden State Drivers On High Alert

A bumper crop of Bambis has drivers on alert this deer mating season, and many people have said that they are seeing more than in years past.

10/27/2014

Some Kings Park residents are furious since bow-hunters have been allowed to hunt for deer closer to their homes. (Credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Exclusive: Neighbors Furious After Kings Park Allows Bow-Hunting Near Homes

Residents are upset that bow-hunting is being allowed closer to homes inside a recently-renovated nature trail in Kings Park, Long Island.

10/02/2014

The Village of East Hampton has launched a plan to sterilize female deer as a population control method. (Credit: CBS 2)

Group Collects Over $110,000 To Sterilize Deer In East Hampton

Donations have exceeded expectations in an unusual fundraiser on Long Island, in which a group is raising money to capture and sterilize deer and then set them free.

09/19/2014

(Credit: Shirley Lowell)

Out-Of-The-Ordinary Doe Captures Imaginations Of Danbury Residents

We’ve all seen deer, but the doe Shirley Lowell spotted in the woods near her yard in Danbury last weekend was something else.

08/22/2014

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East Hampton Village To Surgically Sterilize Female Deer To Control Population

Officials believe the surgical sterilization of female deer is the best solution to its population problem, calling it a good middle ground between killing the animals and doing nothing.

07/01/2014

World's smallest deer born at Queens Zoo (Credit: Julie Larsen Maher/WCS)

World’s Smallest Deer Species Born At Queens Zoo

The female fawn weighed one pound at birth, and could reach 20 pounds as an adult.

05/16/2014

A white-tailed deer (credit: Getty Images)

Hastings-On-Hudson Sees Slow Start To Deer Contraception Program

Heavy snow and red tape resulted in a disappointingly slow start for a pioneering program in Westchester County to use birth control as a no-kill way to thin the numbers of deer.

04/07/2014

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Hastings-On-Hudson Using Contraceptive To Control Deer Population

Hastings-on-Hudson is implementing a technique called immunocontraception, a vaccine that would prevent deer from becoming pregnant for two years.

03/18/2014

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