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Female Fallow Deer, Amsterdamse Waterleiding Duinen This national park, which can only be traveled by foot, has an abundance of Fallow Deer. They are wild and free-roaming, yet very much used to the presence of people. You can approach them up to about 10-20 meters before they flee.  Amsterdamse Waterleiding duinen,Dama dama,Fallow Deer,The Netherlands Click/tap to enlarge

Female Fallow Deer, Amsterdamse Waterleiding Duinen

This national park, which can only be traveled by foot, has an abundance of Fallow Deer. They are wild and free-roaming, yet very much used to the presence of people. You can approach them up to about 10-20 meters before they flee.

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The Fallow Deer is a ruminant mammal belonging to the family Cervidae. This common species is native to western Eurasia, but has been introduced widely elsewhere. It often includes the rarer Persian Fallow Deer as a subspecies , while others treat it as an entirely different species .

The male is known as a ''buck'', the female is a ''doe'', and the young a ''fawn''. Adult bucks are 140–160 cm long and 85–95 cm shoulder height, and 70-100 kg in weight; does are 130–150 cm long.. more

Similar species: Even-toed Ungulates
Species identified by Ferdy Christant
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By Ferdy Christant

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Uploaded Aug 7, 2014. Captured Jun 21, 2014 11:43.
  • NIKON D800
  • f/5.6
  • 1/125s
  • ISO100
  • 400mm