Deer Family Moseys Through The Sculpture Garden

Family of Deer Saunter Through The Sculpture Garden

Sunday, December 28, 2014

3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Earlier today Kris and I were gazing out of the window when we spotted a family of deer pawing through the snow in order to avail themselves of the tasty remains of last summer’s plant life. What follows took place over 13 magical minutes as a mini-rebellion broke out amongst the ranks.

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Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

It all began when this rascal, above, let curiosity get the better of her… suddenly bursting through the snowbank and into the heart of the Sculpture Garden.

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Mother was not amused

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Her big brother, that silly, silly boy, had taken the cue to jump the gun and mosey in for a closer look.

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

It wasn’t long before we were spotted

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

The rest of the clan were busy munching on last year’s kitchen vegetable plot…

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

…and seemed more than a little content to feast away to their heart’s content !

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

But Mother had other ideas and clearly….

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

…it was time to go

Deer Family Passing Through the Sculpture Garden, Sunday December 28, 2014, 3:04 to 3:17 PM

Last seen headed out into the open field I got the distinct impression they would be back sooner rather than later.

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Martin