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Baby Deer Refuses To Leave The Hunter Who Saved Her Life

By Karly Carpena
October 25, 2015

Darius Sasnauskas had a chance to witness a birth of two baby deer in his backyard near the Yellowstone National Park in the US. Unfortunately, one of them was injured and soon left behind by her family because she couldn’t keep up with them.

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“With so many predators around, she had no chance to survive on her own,” Darius writes in his video caption. He decided to bring her home. “I do not support keeping wild animals as pets, but this was [a] special situation,” he writes.

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He made her a leg brace from an oatmeal box

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And made some new friends…

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After short while, baby deer learned to walk again.

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“She’s already used to me, and she follows me…but nobody can replace her real mom”

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Darius tried to release her back to the wild many times, but she always returned to him

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Finally, one evening the mom showed up and the baby deer rejoined her family; a few months later Darius spotted her once again!

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