13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Sparring Partners

Remaining best of friends in the competitive rutting season, two bucks put on a sparring show between eating acorns and licking each other's antlers.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Tennessee, United States of America
Camera: Canon PowerShot SX510 HS
Copyright: © John Ferrell