August 17, 2011
This piebald deer, which lived many years along Johnson Drive, became a familiar face for residents and passers-by in the neighborhood. The rare color pattern is caused by a genetic abnormality.
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Rare piebald deer was ‘quite a fixture’ along central Shawnee road
The first time Phil Smith saw the gray-and- white mottled face peering at him from a pasture near Johnson Drive and Lackman Road, he thought it belonged to a donkey.