Small deer

Small deer

Observation - Small deer - UK and Ireland. Description: Small greyish brown deer.Dark brown relatively short limbs,sturdy body with rounded back.Face dark brown with pointy snout.No antlers or tusks (downward pointing canines) seen.Was eating grass and nibbled on garden shrubs near the river.No barking sound

Small greyish brown deer.Dark brown relatively short limbs,sturdy body with rounded back.Face dark brown with pointy snout.No antlers or tusks (downward pointing canines) seen.Was eating grass and nibbled on garden shrubs near the river.No barking sound made.Muntjac deer are native to South Asia.Wild deer in the UK are descended from Woburn estate escapees (1925)