WATCH: Biologists remove rope and rebar from antlers of buck

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Buck rescue

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February 07 2021 06:00 pm

PROVO, Utah (ABC4 News) – Biologists with the Utah Department of Wildlife resources were able to safely remove rope and rebar stuck in the antlers of a buck.

According to a post on the @UtahDWR Twitter, the biologists tranquilized him in order to untangle the mess and then administered a reversal drug before he was allowed to be released back into the wild.

Utah DWR also issued a warning to ensure ropes, twine, and Christmas lights on your property are secure.

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