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She'll Steal Your Heart!
From the Pathfinder, July 4, 1996
Photos by Gary Noland, editor
This days-old baby fawn last its mother to a car collision on Highway 83
near the Double Arrow Golf Course a week ago.
Seeley lake Game Warden, Bill Koppen (pictured above) said a couple reported
the fawn's situation after observing it overnight and noting the mother
did not return.
"They did the right thing," he said, adding that one should wait
awhile because a mother may be near. Once you start handling them, it's
also awfully easy to bond with them, Koppen cautioned as he bottle-fed the
baby with obvious pleasure.
Also bonding with the little fawn was the Koppen's huge, white dog, Polar
The fawn will be taken to Helena, Montana, to a Fish, Wildlife & Parks
facility for holding young, wild animals until they can be returned to the