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Local people advised to give deer space this rutting season

Oct 15, 2021 18:10 By News Northern Sound
Local people advised to give deer space this rutting season Local people advised to give deer space this rutting season
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Ger O'Brien from the Wild Deer Association of Ireland says deer can become aggressive if they feel threatened.

People across Cavan and Monaghan are being advised to give deer their space this rutting season.

For the month of October, stags are competing with each other to find a breeding partner.

Ger O'Brien from the Wild Deer Association of Ireland says deer can become aggressive if they feel threatened and thye'll be more common on roads at this time of year.

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He says it can be fascinating to watch, if care is taken.

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