As regards general form, the most distinctive feature is the great relative length of the tail, which reaches the hocks, and is donkey-like rather than deer-like in form.
I learned how the sun and the rain make to grow out of the ground every tree that is pleasant to the sight and good for food, how birds build their nests and live and thrive from land to land, how the squirrel, the deer, the lion and every other creature finds food and shelter.
Three species of deer are common.
It was a deer – or what was left of one, anyway.
That cat probably won't bother the adults as long as there are deer around, but it might go after the calf.
Maybe the deer had died of natural causes.
He catches deer, drains them of blood, skins them, and I cook 'em up for dinner.
Five bonfires had sprung up, each one with a massive spit turning a large deer in its center.
Leave the deer alone.
She got a large garbage bag out of the house and went back up to the deer carcass.
Anyway, you don't think he's killing deer or you'd do something about it yourself.
Fortunately there had been no sign of slain deer or wild dogs.
It was mostly used by deer, but she had been up it a number of times with her father.
I think the deer just died and animals were eating on it.
The last time I saw the deer up here, I found a track big enough to belong to Brutus – only it didn't look like his tracks.
The men gathered at the spot where she and Josh had seen the deer carcass and appeared to be discussing something.
I saw something move in the forest near the deer carcass.
Why would he say he found the deer when you did?
There was a note affixed to the deer head, and she suspected it said the same thing as the other notes on animal heads she'd found around the house.
The route Alex chose meandered through the gorge and then up a steep deer trail to the top of the mountain.
Brush crackled near the edge of the forest and then a deer leaped into the open.
The deer paused only a second when it saw her, and then bounded across the clearing, its white tail held erect.
The true home of this deer has never been ascertained, and probably never will be; all the few known specimens now living being kept in confinement - the great majority in the duke of Bedford's park at Woburn, Bedfordshire.
The forest regions of Cochin-China harbour the tiger, panther, leopard, tiger-cat, ichneumon, wild boar, deer, buffalo, rhinoceros and elephant, as well as many varieties of monkeys and rats.
It's been a while since I had a good deer roast.
Dan ran ahead of them, Elise behind, and they flew down a deer path to a creek, then darted across rocks to the other bank.
He stalked off into the forest, away from the castle and cliff. Toby clambered through the brush and trees after him, the angel's footsteps loud where Rhyn's were silent. Rhyn found a deer path and followed it until he reached a snowy meadow. Crossing it, he continued to look for a place to stash the angel where the kid wouldn't freeze to death. After another hour of walking, he found a small pocket in the roots of a massive tree.
He didn't usually bark at the deer and Alex wouldn't like it if he started chasing them now.
Surely if wild dogs had attacked the deer, they would have left tracks.
Leave the deer alone!
She pointed at the deer carcass.
Megan reached inside the door and grabbed the broom as the deer disappeared into the forest again.
He brought me a deer hock.
Deer are the mountain lion's natural prey.
"Four deer paths," Brady said.
She knows that her father shoots partridges and deer and other game.