This deer did not heed the warnings of the water hazard on this Florida golf course.
Let's face it. Sometimes, they're just hard to avoid. Rarely has a golf course water hazard proven to be one's friend. That proved particularly true for one Florida deer.
In the video, Sarasota County Sheriff's Officers lasso the buck and pull him to safety. The deer stumbles, no doubt tired from his longer than planned swim, but eventually runs off.
The title of the video, posted by Francesco Abbruzzino, suggests that there may have been another did who was not able to survive.
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