Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 4:35 PM ET

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

National Audio 4:35 PM ET

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National Audio 4:35 PM ET

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NAT103 - (Deer-Contraception) OAK BAY, B-C. x-10s. The mayor of the Victoria suburb of Oak Bay says gardeners are tired of deer eating away their hedges and tulips. Nils Jensen says a local group has formed to try and deal with the explosive population by injecting the females with a contraceptive vaccine because a cull last year was so divisive. He says the city has applied for 20 thousand dollars in funding from the province, which the city would match in a contraceptive program. ("..golf courses.") (SOURCE:The Canadian Press)

TAG: The Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations is considering the funding application but wants more information, including what type of vaccine could safely be used on black-tailed deer.

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