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Mule deer, like this non-typical buck, are a common sight in downtown Craig. Though difficult, Colorado Parks and Wildlife is asking residents to resist the temptation to feed wildlife.

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Parks and Wildlife: Don’t feed wild animals

Feeding wildlife attracts predators, spreads diseases

Mike Porras, public information officer for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, said feeding the animals not only has a variety of negative effects on big game, it also can result in fines under Colorado law.

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