Fallow deer have keen senses of smell, sight, and hearing that help the deer fi nd and defend food. There are many color variations of Fallow deer such as chocolate brown, spotted and white. Bucks grow “spike” antlers in their fi rst year. The following years they grow broad, shovel shaped antlers that can be 20 – 38 inches long.
Fallow deer forage on a variety of vegetation including grasses, herbs, dwarf shrubs, leaves, buds, shoots, and bark.
Size: 36 – 40 inches at shoulder Weight: 65 – 220 lbs Lifespan: 20 – 25 years in the wild.