Saturday, February 7, 2015
Beware of Bambi
Danger lurks in our forests and other wild places. Grizzly bears and alligators and mountain lions have been mauling humans for ages, and fear of their claws and jaws bites deep into our consciousness. Somewhere inside, we all remember cave bears.
But while most of us retain a healthy respect for wolves and cougar, the urbanization of humankind has diminished our awareness of vicious raccoons, angry squirrels and the mostly deadly critter of them all -- deer.
Continued at... Beware of Bambi.
by Michael Hofferber. Copyright © 1999. All rights reserved.
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Artwork: Trophy Buck Deer with Big Rack