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Chinese water deer

Observed: 10th June 2012 By: Lucy29Lucy29’s reputation in Mammals
Chinese water deer
Description:

Difficult to judge height as I never saw it's feet, but approx 2-3ft to top of head. Ears very hairy, nose very dark. Coat thick and sandy coloured. Very quiet. Moved smoothly away, not letting me see it's tail...

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Water deer

This is a buck, the long upper canines are very clear.

For completeness sake could you add another identification including the scientific name Hydropotes inermis

Graham Banwell

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