The fallow deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae. This common species is native to western Eurasia, but has been introduced to South Africa, Fernando Pó, São Tomé, Madagascar.
At 2 years of age, male deer start to develop antlers. They can run up to 30 miles per hour. Fallow deer do much of their feeding in open, grassy areas but require tree cover and undergrowth for shelter and winter food.
Annual Cost of Care
The cost to care for this animal per year is $330.
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