One entry found for yearling. Main Entry: year·ling
Pronunciation: 'yir-li[ng], 'y&r-l&n
Function: noun : one that is a year old: as a: an animal one year old or in the second year of its age b: a racehorse between January 1st of the year after the year in which it was foaled and the next January 1st
a 6 month old deer is a fawn!
The deer in the picture looks like a yearling to me also.
I agree he certainly looks like a yearling,. But we always have the DNR check the age of our bucks we shoot, and sometimes even ones that look similiar or smaller to this end up being 2.5 year olds. Ya never know for sure until you see the teeth.
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