Fallow deer

  • Features

Adult bucks have antlers. Their coat is varied in colour: from pale yellow to black, in some regions specific colours are dominant. The majority are chestnut brown in summer, with white spots, and uniformly greyish in winter.

  • Habitat

Mature deciduous or mixed forest with dense undergrowth, sometimes coniferous forest near open cultural landscapes or parks, also in wet areas and meadows.

  • Size

Trunk length 130-170 cm, tail length 16-19 cm, shoulder height 85-110 cm, body weight up to 130 kg, weight at birth 4.5 kg.