My World: Deer at Noon

This is my post for the My World meme.  It is hosted by Klaus, Ivar, Sandy, Wren, and Fishing Guy.  To learn more about our world or to join and share your part of the world, click HERE.

We often see deer on the golf course behind our house in the late afternoon, but on Sunday we saw a mother and three fawns out at noon, which is very unusual.
Both Betsy and I went out to the deck to take some pictures.  Mama Deer kept an eye on us, as you can see from the picture above.

The two largest fawns were enjoying the grass not too far away.


The smallest fawn stayed close to Mama.  All we could see of it here was its legs and ears.


All three fawns decided they needed some liquid refreshment after their grass lunch.  Mama doesn’t look too thrilled at the prospect.


I got a final family portrait before all of the deer disappeared between two houses further up the course.

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23 Responses to “My World: Deer at Noon”

  1. Darla Says:

    How much fun to observe this. Do they ever munch on your roses?

  2. Susie Says:

    How sweet! I love the deer pics George.

  3. MaryBeth Says:

    Oh poor Mama with 3 babies. Excellent shots, George. They are always fun to watch. MB

  4. Rambling Round Says:

    How exciting to be an observer of deer! And on a golf course at that!

  5. Mildred Says:

    Really great pictures George. Thank you for sharing.

  6. Kathy Ariano Says:

    We have frequent views of various herds, but usually they’re feasting on my perennials!

  7. Sylvia Kirkwood Says:

    How fun to be able to capture these shots! Love the mama deer and her little ones! Marvelous photos! What a great, fun look at your world today, George! Enjoy the rest of your week!

    Sylvia

  8. NCMountainwoman Says:

    We seem to have more deer than ever this year. We see them at all times of the day.

  9. Ruth Hiebrt Says:

    Lovely pictures.

  10. Ruth Hiebert Says:

    Beautiful images.

  11. ewok1993 Says:

    that is so nice to have wildlife so close to home. must not be too good for them, but surely a nice sight for us.

  12. Bram Says:

    How fun to be able to capture these shots, marvelous photos!

    Enjoy your week,

    Bram

  13. Rajesh Says:

    Beautiful shots. M,others are protective of their young ones.

  14. Ginny Hartzler Says:

    What a catch! This is a scream! Gosh, three at once! You will probably never see something like that again.

  15. Sandra Says:

    they are just about as precious as my minature donkey. I would love to have seen this in real time. thanks for sharing. you were blessed to see them

  16. Josephine Says:

    They are so sweet !
    They’ve been eating all of our Fall mums, but that’s OK, I’d rather have the deer and babies ‘;)
    Great shots George !

  17. busy bee suz Says:

    They are SO cute!!!!

  18. Karin Says:

    Awwwwww – deer – my heart just melts when I see Bambis! Thanks for the lovely family photos!

  19. ladyfi Says:

    What gorgeous fawns! Such delightful creatures -and photos.

  20. Mary Says:

    How beautiful! I love seeing deer and don’t see that many.

  21. Linnea Says:

    Lovely photo op!

  22. Carletta Says:

    This looks like my world George. 🙂
    I’m glad they stayed on the course and ate grass and not your plants.

  23. Hilda Says:

    You are so blessed! Thank you for sharing this lovely family with us.

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