White-tailed deer grazes with fawn at Peck Ranch

July 12, 2011 | 9:07 p.m. CDT
A white-tailed deer investigates the road as she grazes with her two fawn at Peck Ranch in southeast Missouri on Monday. Elk recently relocated to Missouri can now be seen via a driving loop on the Peck Ranch, but they were hard to spot Monday — elk tend to stay hidden during periods of intense summer heat.

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