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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

Susan Darrah snapped the shot of the deer with an arrow through its head, triggering a search effort. 
(credit: top - Susan Darrah/bottom - Handout)

Deer With Arrow Lodged In Head Rescued

The arrow missed all major organs and arteries, traveling through a nasal cavity. The puncture wounds weren’t infected, and the deer was treated with preventative antibiotics.

11/11/2013

Deer With Arrow Through Head

New Jersey Farmer Hopes To Save Deer With Arrow Lodged In Head

A deer has been spotted wandering in Morris County, N.J. with a hunter’s arrow in its head, residents hoped the injured animal could be found in time to save its life.

11/05/2013

A deer rescued by Suffolk County police - Feb. 8, 2013 (credit: Suffolk County Police)

Surveillance Cameras Catch Deer Crashing Into Patchogue Restaurant

It wasn’t a burglar that was caught on surveillance video breaking into the Harbor Crab restaurant in Patchogue, it was a deer.

10/31/2013

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City To Send Out Plane To Look For Deer On Staten Island

With Staten Island deer sightings on the rise, officials plan to start keeping track of animals from the sky.

10/21/2013

Baby Deer.

Caution Advised For Drivers During Deer Mating Season

Mating season is under way for deer, and the animals are on the move causing hazards on some Tri-State Area roads.

10/19/2013

Queens Zoo Southern Pudu

Tiny Deer Born At Queens Zoo In Flushing Meadows-Corona Park

A member of the world’s smallest deer species was born this has been born at the Queens Zoo at Flushing Meadows-Corona Park.

07/08/2013

Deer (file / credit: Evan Bindelglass / CBSNewYork)

Westchester Mayor Proposes Injecting Deer With Birth Control

The mayor of a Westchester County town has proposed a plan to inject deer with birth control, in an effort to reduce their population.

07/06/2013

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