Chatting with the Chief: Those Doggone Deer
SPD Chief Mike Morris talks deer in town, increasing number of dog calls in Saratoga
September 21, 2023
Saratoga Police Chief Mike Morris spoke with the Saratoga Sun regarding calls to his department regarding deer along with what seems to be an increase in dog calls.
Saratoga, like other towns in Wyoming, has had its own urban deer population which can cause issues for the police department in the form of various calls. With the onset of hunting season, the rural deer can also make their way into town and both populations can end up hit by a vehicle. They can also be a nuisance to homeowners who try to keep the ungulates out of their yards and garden.
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