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Texas Deer Association


Monday, April 8th, 2013

Texas deer breeders seek fewer regulations

In the early 1980s, when the deer breeding industry was in its infancy in Texas, Robert Williams bought his first deer, Old Bambi, for $250. He had no plans for the deer; he simply knew that he enjoyed nature and wanted to watch the buck’s antlers grow.