Reports are coming in that the first fawns are dropping. Some factoids about these beautiful little animals:
–A whitetail fawn weighs 4 to 8 pounds at birth, and its weight double in 2 weeks.
–Each fawn has a unique smell that its mama doe recognizes.
–A fawn spends its first month in hiding, separate from the doe; but the doe comes around 2 to 4 times a day so the fawn can nurse.
–A healthy fawn can outrun you when it’s only a few days old.
–A fawn has about 300 white spots.
–25% of twin fawns have different fathers.