Understanding Whitetail Body Language
Dec 28th, 2018 by Keith Worrall 305
Modified Dec 28th, 2018 at 2:50 PM
You can tell a lot about a deer’s mood simply by watching its body language
If you’re new to hunting whitetail deer with archery gear, it won’t take long to learn that deer can use complex body language to rob you of even the easiest shot opportunities. If you happen to be a veteran whitetailer, chances are about 100 percent that deer have used that cunning to leave you cussing after a blown shot at a wall-hanger buck. Studying all the nuances of whitetail body language, from the most subtle acts to the obvious, will turn possible failures into future bowhunting successes. Let’s start with the whitetail hunter’s body language nightmare — spookiness.