Thursday, June 3, 2010

Oh Deer...



This little baby was hanging out in my yard all morning. 
I called A Wildlife Refuge that told me his mama was probably looking for food and would eventually return. They told me to leave him alone...I did, but it was very hard.
I hope he didn't mind the picture taking.




Unfortunately the hours passed without a trace of mama. He laid there for hours in the rain. I'm having some work done in the yard and all the activity seemed to make him a little nervous and shaky.




He finally ran off, and now I'm sitting here hoping he's fine, reunited with his mama, and munching on a neighbor's evergreens. There's a reason I don't live in the country...I'd be that woman on the news living with assorted wildlife in her home.
I just love four-legged furry creatures.


*UPDATE*
He's back...hiding in the neighbor's bushes.
Hopefully mama will return for him...


*UPDATE*
No sign of him..I'm choosing to believe
he's where he should be...

5 comments:

  1. WOW....you got so close!! He's adorable, but I, too, hope his mama comes and gets him. Keep us updated!

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  2. No sign of him this morning...I'm hoping mama returned!

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  3. What a LOVELY creature of nature!!! I'm sure he is just fine :)
    -LOVE your #1 fan

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