Check out this photo collection of buck fights.
During the rut, whitetail bucks stop at nothing to show dominance and claim their territory. Some of these images show the brutality of the mating season for whitetail bucks, and the inevitable outcomes that often lead to death.
WARNING: Some images are graphic!
15. You can run... but you can't hide!
14. Not even a barb wire fence will stop these two from battle.
13. This is not my first fight.
12. This fight led to a massive wound on the buck's face.
11. These two haven't quite figured it out yet...
10. Get low!
9. Great trail cam photo of these two bucks in action!
8. Sometimes even winning the fight doesn't mean you can just walk away.
7. Rut fights are intense.
6. That's a lot of rack!
5. Cool shot from Texas.
4. I want to hunt here...
3. Getting locked together is often fatal.
2. It's not uncommon for land owner's to stumble upon a sight like this...
1. Can you imagine walking along the river bank and discovering this??
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