Maryland Piebald Deer

Maryland Piebald Deer

A genetic variation (defect) produces the piebald condition in white-tailed deer, not parasites or diseases. Piebald deer are colored white and brown similar to a pinto pony. These Piebald deer are not albinos. Albinos have all white hair and pink eyes, Piebalds have normal color deer eyes.

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click on photo to visit Maryland DNR webpage about Piebald Deer

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