(VIDEO): Hunters Rescue Entangled Buck From Water

(VIDEO): Hunters Rescue Entangled Buck From Water

If you hang around the outdoors long enough, you're bound to see some crazy things.

That was certainly the case for Adam Anderson and his Dad, Charlie, a veterinarian from Monticello, Ind., who both recently responded to reports that two bucks were stuck together in a nearby body of water. One of the two deer was still alive, thrashing around in the water and dragging the dead buck beside it. Adam explained what they tried to do before arriving on scene:

"So we're gonna try to cut off one of the antlers and let the other one go without getting gored," Adam said. "This is our first experience at this, so we'll see."

Adam and his Dad rowed out to the bucks in a small boat, and the video below captures the dramatic scene that followed.



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