Look carefully at this photo and you will see the effects of deer browsing on this apple tree.
Deer damage can be separated from damage by other creatures by the following tips.
- Height. If the damage is above 18 inches it is likely deer.
- Rough clip: Branches damaged by deer will have a rough break because deer bite and twist branches. Rabbits and rodents clip branches typically at a 45 degree angle.
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