Père David's Deer

Posted by
B. Thomas (Arlington, Texas, United States) on 18 November 2017 in Animal & Insect.

*Texas Safari Ranch

The Père David's deer is a species of deer that are mostly found in captivity. This semiaquatic animal prefers marshland, and is native to the subtropics of China. It grazes mainly on grass and aquatic plants.

NIKON D5500 1/60 second F/5.3 ISO 450 117 mm (35mm equiv.)

Devi from Chennai, India

Gosh !! They do look chubby !!

18 Nov 2017 5:42am

By Marie from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

Beautiful meeting

18 Nov 2017 5:59am

Existence Artistique from Angers, France


18 Nov 2017 6:29am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Woooooo. ..... magnifique. )

18 Nov 2017 6:44am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Interesting creatures. So I saw them for the first time.

18 Nov 2017 7:11am

Annima from Toulouse, France

Nice place for a bath!

18 Nov 2017 7:59am

Sam from Chennai, India

Very Interesting. They look beautiful. :)

18 Nov 2017 8:20am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Very beautiful . The name of Père Davids and coming from China is quite interesting...

18 Nov 2017 8:30am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice capture. Thanks for sharing.

18 Nov 2017 9:14am

omid from mashhad, Iran

L O V E L Y !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

18 Nov 2017 10:00am

Dimitrios from ATHENS, Greece

well documented frame*

18 Nov 2017 11:26am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Interesting. Not come across these on any nature programme. Semi aquatic deer are a first for me :)

18 Nov 2017 12:45pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

What a delightful image. I love seeing them in the water!

18 Nov 2017 3:21pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Fantastique vue dans la rivière quelle compo sueprbe.
Belle soirée

18 Nov 2017 6:41pm

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

Very nice.

18 Nov 2017 11:52pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Very interesting! I don't think I've heard of these before.

19 Nov 2017 2:43am

1/60 second
ISO 450
117 mm (35mm equiv.)