Tag Archives: Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease

EHD Discovered, Heat to blame?

EHD causes extensive internal bleeding within deer and is usually fatal. Deer lose their appetite and fear of humans, grow progressively weaker, salivate excessively, and finally become unconscious. Infected deer often are found sick or dead near water. / Gannett News Service

What’s the cause? What does this mean for whitetail deer in the future?

Click the photo below to learn the latest on the disease and be sure to follow EHD with your local DNR to stay informed.

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