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CPW wildlife officers help deer with head stuck in chicken feeder

CPW wildlife officers help deer with head stuck in chicken feeder
Posted at 3:55 PM, Nov 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-03 17:55:33-05

CONIFER, Colo. — Colorado Parks and Wildlife officers helped a fawn caught in a chicken feeder in Conifer Monday.

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They found the fawn still trying to eat with the feeder stuck around its head. Wildlife officers were able to catch up with the fawn to help.

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Wildlife officers immobilized the fawn, removed the feeder and return it to its mother without any complications.

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