Sunday, September 18, 2016

Lesson Of The Day

Velvet shedding: when deer shed the velvet covering their antlers, it can be a bit messy. The velvet covering deer antlers is essentially skin that supplies nutrients and blood flow to the growing bone, antler, underneath. Although it looks painful, shedding velvet does not hurt the deer. It itches but it is akin to a snake shedding its skin.

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