Can you Estimate A Buck’s Age From His Shed Antler?

March 13, 2017

Antler characteristics can provide the hunter valuable insight on a bucks age.  In this article, the Quality Deer Management Association highlights research conducted by the Caesar Kleberg Wildlife Research Institute on East Foundation lands.  This research was used to highlight the relationship between, average mass at base, and age and how a hunter can use it to estimate a buck’s age.