Numerous problems can arise from intentionally feeding wildlife. See the following resource from the NYS Department of Environmental Conservation for more info. Feeding Wildlife: A Wrong Choice(external link)
With few exceptions, it is illegal to feed deer in NYS. The NYS DEC has a great resource to find out more! Deer and Moose feeding(external link)
What's that Skull?
In the course of exploring nature, you may have come across animal skulls. These resources might be helpful in beginning to identify your discovery!