This article was originally published in Arizona Wildlife Views (the AZ Game and Fish Dept magazine) in Jan 1980. It contains some..
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By Jim Heffelfinger Author of the book “Deer of the Southwest” visit his website www.deernut.com to get a copy. The “Minotaur” of..
by Jim Heffelfinger, Wildlife Biologist Note: This article was first published in the Winter 1999 issue of Mule Deer magazine. People..
Background What is West Nile virus? West Nile virus is an arbovirus (short for arthropod-borne virus) that causes encephalitis..
CWD is currently NOT known to be present in Arizona. CWD has been documented in New Mexico (click here to read about CWD in New Mexico)...
All wild ungulates (deer, elk, pronghorn, bighorn sheep, etc.), can be aged fairly accurately by examining their teeth. This can be done..
Deer leave a variety of sign that can let you know where they have been even if you don’t see them. The most obvious of signs are..
The white-tailed deer is highly adaptable. It is found from Mexico and Central America to Canada and throughout the United States. It..
Breeding The breeding season for the Coues deer is about 6-8 weeks later than northern or eastern whitetail. Breeding generally occurs from..
Description If someone should conduct a beauty contest among the game animals of the Southwest, I have no doubt the Arizona whitetail would..
February 4, 2003 WHITE SANDS MISSILE RANGE, N.M. – Chronic Wasting Disease has been found in three more mule deer from White Sands..
Arizona Game and Fish Department NEWS RELEASE For immediate release Jan. 22, 2003 Campers, Hikers Encouraged to Take Precautions Against..