Feature: Facts about Deer
1. Deer are native to all continents
except for Australia and Antarctica.
2. The antlers of deer are the fastest
growing living tissue on earth.
3. Deer raise their tails, as a sign
of warning to others.
4. The smallest member of the deer
family is the pudu (Pudua humilis), native of the
Chilian Andes, which is just 33 cm!
5. The only male deer that do not
have antlers are Chinese water deers. The only females
that do have antlers are Reindeer (Caribou).