pere david's deer

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large Chinese deer surviving only in domesticated herds

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Pere David's deer, native to the sub-tropics of China, enjoy the snow | |at Knowsley Safari Park
Mi-Lu was one of twins believed to be the first Pere David's deer born in captivity.
Ya Ya and Le Le will be joining a number of other Chinese animals in the exhibit, including Asian small-clawed otters, white-cheeked gibbons, Pere David's deer and white-naped cranes and a variety of colorful pheasants and waterfowl.
In recent years, the only critically endangered Pere David's Deer twin fawns ever reared in captivity were born at Knowsley.
Top spot in this year's breeding league table is occupied by the Pere David's Deer, who have produced 23 fawns, closely followed by the axis deer, with 20 new additions.
The Pere David's deer, named Colin, spends the night near to Carolyn Morrison, an animal keeper at the Blair Drummond Safari Park in Stirlingshire.
2005 - Knowsley celebrates the arrival of the first-ever critically endangered Pere David's Deer twin fawns to be born in captivity.