Prairie Sportsman

Chronic Wasting Disease in Deer

Clip: Season 8 Episode 1 | 5m 5s

Even though there's no scientific evidence suggesting that humans can contract a human variant of CWD from consuming an infected deer, they shouldn't be consumed out of caution. CWD will be a concern moving forward and the DNR and farmers need to work together to help eradicate it. Everyone needs to agree that this is a serious threat to the future of deer and deer hunting to stop its spread.

Aired: 01/29/17

Rating: NR

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