Photo of the Day

February 18, 2019

Reindeer Games

A closeup of this reindeer in Sweden shows a few remaining patches of velvet. The fuzzy skin nourishes the antler tissue, helping the reindeer regrow their antlers every year. This photo was submitted to Your Shot, our photo community on Instagram. Follow us on Instagram at @natgeoyourshot or visit us at for the latest submissions and news about the community.
Photograph by P Warner, National Geographic Your Shot

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