VIDEO: Jawbone Aging: Part 3 – Quiz

How sharp are your skills at estimating deer age from tooth replacement and wear patterns? Before you find out by taking our video quiz, review the first two instructional videos in our three-part series:

Part one – How to use tooth replacement to classify deer ages into three groups – fawns, yearlings (1.5 year old deer) and adult deer (2.5 or older).

Part two – How to evaluate tooth wear patterns to separate adult deer by age class.

 


About Lindsay Thomas Jr.

Lindsay Thomas Jr. is the editor of Quality Whitetails magazine, the journal of the National Deer Association, and he is NDA's Chief Communications Officer. He has been a member of the staff since 2003. Prior to that, Lindsay was an editor at a Georgia hunting and fishing news magazine for nine years. Throughout his career as an editor, he has written and published numerous articles on deer management and hunting. He earned his journalism degree at the University of Georgia.