Deer stranded on hill due to flooding

Jefferson County, WI A group of deer got stranded on a small hill on a property in Jefferson County, Wisconsin. They moved to higher ground when the flooding started and have been stuck there since.

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Even though they don't venture out into the water, they're not going hungry.

The man who lives on the property uses a boat to bring the deer hay. He says the deer are New Zealand red-tails and he can't move them because of the Department of Natural Resources rules related to chronic wasting disease.

Jefferson County is in southern Wisconsin, west of Milwaukee.

 

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