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Deer (file/credit: Clipart)

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

FILE -- Deer (credit: ClipArt)

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

FILE -- Deer (credit: ClipArt)

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

A white-tailed deer (credit: Getty Images)

Eastern Long Island Deer-Culling Program Scaled Back After Stiff Opposition

An ambitious plan to eliminate about 10 percent of the estimated 30,000 white-tailed deer inundating eastern Long Island has been severely scaled back.

02/05/2014

Deer (file/credit: Clipart)

Despite Critics, Essex County Officials Say Deer Hunts Needed

For the seventh year in a row, the county is allowed 15 trained hunters to kill deer in the South Mountain and Hilltop reservations.

01/23/2014

Deer (file/credit: Clipart)

Federal Sharpshooters To Help Control Deer Population On L.I.’s East End

As many as 3,000 deer will be killed during the hunt, which begins in February. Officials said the overpopulation has been blamed for the spread of Lyme disease, damage to crops and car accidents.

12/10/2013

Deer (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Deer Get Stuck In House Foundation On Long Island

Two deer got stuck in the foundation for a house under construction on Long Island Wednesday.

12/04/2013

Deer In Yogurt Shop

Caught On Video: Deer Storms Through New Jersey Yogurt Shop

An unlikely guest recently barged into a New Jersey yogurt store, and the visit was all caught on surveillance video.

11/25/2013

These Long Island men and two others face fines for allegedly capturing this young deer and another and posting photos on Instagram. (credit: Instagram)

4 L.I. Men Face Fines After Allegedly Capturing Deer, Posting Photos Online

The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation says at least one of the fawns was chased with a vehicle and captured alongside a fence. Photos show one of the suspects holding a “stressed” yearling.

11/13/2013

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