- A second deer tests positive for Chronic Wasting Disease in Southern Wisconsin.
The Wisconsin DNR has confirmed Waukesha County's second deer to test positive for chronic wasting disease.
Tests confirm a 3 1/2-year-old buck killed March 3 in Wales had the brain disease.
It was observed wandering in a stupor.
A law enforcement officer dispatched the animal.
It was the second CWD-positive deer found in Waukesha County this year.
A doe, 9 to 12 years old, was found dead Jan. 3 in the Town of Delafield.
It also tested positive.
Reports say it's the first CWD postive testing in the county in 11 years of testing.
The Town of Delafield's finding caused a ban on baiting and feeding deer in Washington County.
The practices had already been prohibited in Waukesha County.
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