Entangled North Dakota Buck Meets Cruel End

It’s not everyday that you get to see or experience the harsh realities of nature. Unless you just happen to be North Dakota resident, Jim Brown. Last December while checking his trail camera, Brown captured a photo that was so unusual and so spectacular that some have cried photoshop:Jim Brown Entangled buck

Photo found on Jim Brown’s trail camera of a buck carrying the severed head/rack of another whitetail deer.

“I believe I had both of those bucks alive in one (earlier) picture,” Brown said. “Then all of a sudden that one, that’s how he showed up. I didn’t see him as he was dragging the body around. I only ever saw him with what was left of the other one.”

No, it’s not photoshop or Wes Craven’s latest horror film. It’s the rut and it sometimes happens. But a cleanly severed head/rack is quite unusual, and that’s what has Brown and North Dakota’s Game & Fish Department stumped. Coyotes? Human intervention? The world may never know.

Have any unusual trail camera photos? Tell us about them below in the comments. 


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