Deer gets string tangled in antlers

WatchA deer was seen with string in its antlers in Saanich on Oct. 11, 2019. (

A realtor in Victoria saw an unusual sight Friday morning: a deer and some string.

Curtis Lindsay took a video of a black-tailed buck with purple string or yarn in its antlers near Burnside Road West and Harriet Road.

Lindsay estimates the deer was around two or three years old. According to Lindsay, the string was not posing any risk to the animal and appears like it would scrape off.


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