Outstanding Gobbler Criteria

beard.jpgTo qualify for an Outstanding Gobbler Certificate, the beard must be 11 inches or longer measured from it's protrusion from the skin to the tip of the longest bristle.

claw.jpgBoth spurs must be 1 and 1/4 inches or longer measured from their protrusion from the skin along the outside curve to the tip.










All beard and spur measurements should be to the nearest 1/8 inch. For multiple beards or spurs, record only the measurement of the longest beard or spur.



FWC Facts:
Adult white-tailed deer in Florida average 125 lbs. for bucks, 95 lbs. for does. The Key deer subspecies is noticeably smaller, averaging just 27 in. tall and 55-70 lbs.

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