Mule Deer Quiz

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Compared to Whitetail, Mule Deer...
Have smaller ears
Do not rub during the rut
Do not make scrapes
Have larger brow tines

The lower tip of a mule deer's tail is__________.
White
Black
Brown
Gray

What part of the Mule Deers body has a distinctive white patch?
Rump
Throat
Belly
Head

Mule deer bound, with all their feet hitting and leaving the ground all at once. This is called...
Jumping
Running
Bounding
Stotting

The common nickname for Mule Deer is "muley"
True
False

What causes the series of ridges at the base of a deer's antlers?
the buck does not rub the bases, but rubbing the velvet off makes the rest of the antlers smooth
that is where the hair covers them when they are growing
they were blood vessels during the velvet phase
they are where glands are located during the velvet phase.

An Mule Deer's antlers can grow as much as a half-inch a day.
True
False

When a buck thrashes a sapling or bush what does he leave behind?
blood
saliva
hairs from his tarsal gland
a rub

On average how long does a mule deer fawn keep its spots?
2 to 3 months
4 to 5 months
6 months
1 year

On the average, which deer is bigger?
Whitetail Deer
Mule Deer
Coues Deer
Blacktail Deer

The minimun All-Time Typical Mule Deer score for Boone & Crockett is?
165
180
190
205

Mule Deer can run up to __ MPH?
25
30
35
40

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1
1
1
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