Town and Country

Deer Overpopulation
10:10 pm
Wed January 7, 2015

Town And Country Residents Plan Deer Vigil

Some residents of Town and Country are protesting the city's approach to deer overpopulation in the suburb.
Credit Alvin Trusty, via Flickr

Some residents of Town and Country plan to hold a vigil for deer Thursday night in an unusual protest against what they call the city's costly and ineffective approach to managing the animal population. 

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Deer Population Control
3:55 pm
Tue October 11, 2011

St. Louis suburbs move to control deer numbers using sharpshooting, bow hunting

(via Flickr/Robert Scoble)

Officials in two suburbs of St. Louis have approved policies to control the deer populations.

Aldermen in the St. Louis County community of Town and Country voted 7-1 Monday for a six-month sharpshooting program. The St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports the contract will go to White Buffalo Inc., the deer management firm that performed euthanasia and sterilization under previous city contracts.

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