Deer sentence example
It was likely a deer trail.
A deer watched them from the trees.
I'll see if I can find a deer next time.
Three species of deer are common.
The area he was watching was where she often saw deer in the early morning hours.Advertisement
Leave the deer alone.
Leave the deer alone!
By the time they reached the spot, the deer had vanished in the trees.
Even deer have killed people.
Maybe the deer had died of natural causes.Advertisement
When she recognized the deer hock in her hand, she dropped it.
Fortunately there had been no sign of slain deer or wild dogs.
That cat probably won't bother the adults as long as there are deer around, but it might go after the calf.
With one misstep he knew she would run like a frightened deer.
It was mostly used by deer, but she had been up it a number of times with her father.Advertisement
Damian turned in time to see the vamp Charlie struggling to drag a skinned deer carcass across the threshold.
Multiple dirt deer trails moved away.
It was a deer – or what was left of one, anyway.
The men gathered at the spot where she and Josh had seen the deer carcass and appeared to be discussing something.
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.Advertisement
There are deer, called taruco (Cervus antisensis); the viscacha, a large rodent; a species of fox called atoc; and the puma (Felts concolor) and ucumari or black bear with a white muzzle, when driven by hunger, wander into the loftier regions.
With our speed, we should be able to run down deer.
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.
Did you tell him about the deer yet?
Crossing the creek and field to her house, she studied the hillside beyond for any sign of a deer.Advertisement
You figured Brutus killed the deer and you figured he'd shoot him.
He followed her and studied the deer.
A few days before we were married, I found the remains of a deer.
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.Advertisement
The Asiatic elephant; the seladang, a bison of a larger type than the Indian gaur; two varieties of rhinoceros; the honey bear (bruang), the tapir, the sambhur (rusa); the speckled deer (kijang), three varieties of mouse-deer (napoh, plandok and kanchil); the gibbon (ungka or wawa'), the siamang, another species of anthropoid ape, the brok or coco-nut monkey, so called because it is trained by the Malays to gather the nuts from the coco-nut trees, the lotong, kra, and at least twenty other kinds of monkey; the binturong (arctictis binturong), the lemur; the Asiatic tiger, the black panther, the leopard, the large wild cat (harimau akar), several varieties of jungle cat; the wild boar, the wild dog; the flying squirrel,.
The musk deer (Moschus) is also quite restricted to northern Asia, and is one of its most peculiar types.
Many visitors are attracted by the fishing (especially for tarpon) and shooting in the vicinity, water-fowl being plentiful in the Bay, and deer, quail and wild turkeys being found in the vicinity inland.
It has been used both for deer stalking and for coursing, and several varieties exist.
The rapid settling of the state drove its native fauna, which comprised buffalo, deer, moose, bear, lynx and wolves, in great numbers into the northern sections, westward into Dakota, or across the Canadian border.Advertisement
Deer and moose are still found in the state.
Squirrels, bears, foxes, arctic foxes, antelopes and especially deer in spring are the principal objects of the chase.
The largest of these is the marsh deer (C. paludosus), which in size resembles its European congeners.
As we descend in the geological series the deer have simpler antlers, as in the European Miocene Dicrocerus; while in the Oligocene Amphitragulus, Dremotherium and Palaeomeryx, constituting the family Palaeomerycidae, antlers were absent, and the crowns of the molars so low that the whole depth of the hollows between the crescentic columns is completely visible.
From North America have been obtained remains of certain ruminants which seem in some degree intermediate between deer and the prongbuck.Advertisement
Matthew shows, however, that the skeleton of Merycodus, as the extinct ruminant is called, differs markedly from that of all deer.
The most noteworthy point of distinction is in the skull, in which the facial portion is sharply bent down on the posterior basal axis in the fashion characteristic of the hollow-horned ruminants (oxen, antelopes, &c.), and the American prongbuck, instead of running more or less nearly parallel to the same, as in deer.
In the absence of any trace of the lower extremities of the metacarpal and metatarsal bones of the lateral toes the skeleton differs from the American deer, and resembles those hollow-horned ruminants in which these toes persist.
Either we must regard Merycodus as a deer which parallels the antelopes and the prongbuck in every detail of skeletal structure, or else, like the prongbuck, an antelope separated from the main stock at a date sufficiently early to have permitted the development of a distinct type of cranial appendages, namely, antlers in place of true horns.
But American extinct types appear to indicate signs of intimate relationship between antelopes, prongbuck and deer, and it may be necessary eventually to amend the current classification.Advertisement
Whatever be the ultimate verdict, the association of antlers - and these, be it noticed, conforming almost exactly with the forked type characteristic of American deer - with an antilopine type of skull, skeleton and teeth in Merycodus is a most interesting and unexpected feature.
Upon an artificial island in the lake traces of lake-dwellings were discovered in 1869, together with the bones of red deer, wild boar and Bos longifrons.
Bears, foxes, otters and sables are numerous, as also the reindeer in the north, and the musk deer, hares, squirrels, rats and mice everywhere.
Complaints are often raised about the cruelty of what is called tame stag hunting, and it became a special subject of criticism that a pack should still be kept at the Royal kennels at Ascot (it was abolished in 1901) and hunted by the Master of the Buckhounds; but it is the constant endeavour of all masters and hunt servants to prevent the infliction of any injury on the deer.
Swamp deer, pheasants, and occasionally tigers are found in it.Advertisement
Elephants are numerous, and tigers, leopards, bears, bison and various kinds of deer abound in the forests.
A small deer and, in southern Ecuador, the llama (Auchenia) with its allied species, the alpaca, guanaco and vicuna, represent the ruminants.
Many of the original wild animals, such as the bison, bear, beaver, deer and lynx, have disappeared; wolves, foxes and mink are rare; but rabbits, squirrels and raccoons are still common.
Owing to the restricted period allowed for hunting, deer and small game are abundant, and the brooks, rivers, ponds and lakes are well stocked with trout and black bass.
The chital or spotted deer (C. axis) is generally admitted to be the most beautiful inhabitant of the Indian jungles.
Other species include the hog deer (C. porcinus), the barking deer or muntjac (Cervulus muntjac), and the chevrotain or mouse deer (Tragulus meminna).
The musk deer (Moschus moschiferus) is confined to Tibet.
The beautiful axis deer of Sulu has apparently been brought there by man.
Red or brown deer occur in Basilan, Mindanao, Leyte, Samar and the Calamianes Islands.
White-tailed deer and especially black-tails are found on the high Sierra; the mule deer, too, although its habitat is now mainly east of the range, on the plateau, is also met with.
A few red deer still occur in the wilder hilly district.
The white-tailed Virginia deer inhabits the bottom lands and the mule deer the more open country.
Other animals, more or less common, are the black-tailed deer, the jackrabbit, the badger, the skunk, the beaver, the moose and the weasel.
Three or four species of deer are common, including the mouse-deer, or plandok, an animal of remarkable grace and beauty, about the size of a hare but considerably less heavy.
The wild animals include bear, boar, chamois, fallow red and roe deer, gazelle, hyena, ibex, jackal, leopard, lynx, moufflon, panther, wild sheep and wolf.
In the crannog of Lagore, county Meath, there were about 150 cartloads of bones, chiefly of oxen, deer, sheep and swine, the refuse of the food of the occupants.
The Virginia deer is common in the bottomlands; a few beaver still frequent the remoter streams; in the higher portions are still a few black bears and pumas, besides the lynx, the Virginia varying hare, the woodchuck, the red and the fox squirrel and flying squirrels.
Its prey is said to consist largely of gazelles, small deer, hares and peafowl and other birds.
The caracal is easily tamed, and in some parts of India is trained to capture the smaller antelopes and deer and such birds as the crane and pelican.
Rarest of all is the magnificent mountain sheep. Game is protected zealously, i not successfully, by the state, and it was officially estimated in 1898 that there were then probably 7000 elk, as many mountain sheep, 25,000 antelope and roo,000 deer within its borders (by far the greatest part in Routt and Rio Blanco counties).
A tract of forest jungle, called the tarai, stretches along the extreme north of the district, and teems with large game, such as tigers, bears, deer, wild pigs, &c. The river Sarda or Gogra forms the eastern boundary of the district and is the principal stream.
Bison no longer roam the plains, and the elk has been driven out; but among the larger mammals still to be found in certain districts are the deer, prong-horn (in small numbers), puma, coyote, timber wolf, lynx (Lynx rufus and Lynx Canadensis) and the black and grizzly bear.
The red deer (Cervus elaphus) is now widely distributed as a wild animal over New Zealand, where also the fallow-deer (C. dama) and the Indian sambar (C. aristotelis or unicolor) have been introduced locally.
The principal food of the tiger in India is cattle, deer, wild hog and pea-fowl, and occasionally human beings.
The tigers of the Sundarbans (Ganges delta) continually swim from one island to the other to change their hunting-grounds for deer.
As soon as they begin to require other food than her milk, she kills for them, teaching them to do so for themselves by practising on small animals, such as deer and young calves or pigs.
Goats, deer of various kinds, hares, and two or three species of antelope are found, as are monkeys in great variety.
The wild animals are tigers, elephants, rhinoceros, leopards and deer.
But some were essentially indigenous, and he observed a singular character given to the fauna by the presence of certain Eastern forms, unknown in other parts of Persia, such as the tiger, a remarkable deer of the IndoMalayan group, allied to Cervus axis, and a pit viper (Halys).
Among the wild animals are the lion, tiger, leopard, lynx, brown bear, hyena, hog, badger, porcupine, pole-cat, weasel, marten, wolf, jackal, fox, hare, wild ass, wild sheep, wild cat, mountaingoat, gazelle and deer.
By preference the condor feeds on carrion, but it does not hesitate to attack sheep, goats and deer, and for this reason it is hunted down by the shepherds, who, it is said, train their dogs to look up and bark at the condors as they fly overhead.
The Bandanese pay occasional visits to shoot bears and deer; there are numbers of wild goats and cattle; and among birds are mentioned cassowaries, cockatoos, birds of paradise, and the swallows that furnish edible nests.
Jura derived its name from the red deer which once abounded on it.
The majority are inhabitants of Australia and Tasmania, forming one of the most prominent and characteristic features of the fauna of these lands, and performing the part of the deer and antelopes of other parts of the world.
Deer of several kinds are met with, but do not ascend very high on the hillsides, and belong exclusively to Indian forms. The musk deer keeps to the greater elevations.
Deer and antelope are represented by various species.
Deer readily eat them, and, after a preliminary steeping in lime-water, pigs also.
The fallen leaves are relished by sheep and deer, and afford a good litter for flocks and herds.
On the other hand, the recorded discovery of iron armour, Roman and British pottery and coins, together with the bones and horns of deer and other animals, is of little evidential value without a precise record of the circumstances in which they were found.
The mammals include black bear, deer, lynx, porcupine, fox, squirrels, hares, rabbits, musk rats, minks, weasels, skunks and woodchucks.
The red, or Virginia, deer and the grey fox are still found in circumscribed localities; and of the smaller mammals, the squirrel, chipmunk, rabbit, raccoon and opossum are still numerous.
Both species equal in size the red deer.
The village lies on the Deer or South Ugie Water, 102 m.
It had belonged to the monks of Deer and been in the possession of the University Library since 1715.
It was edited by John Stuart (1813-1877) for the Spalding Club, by whom it was published in 1869 under the title of The Book of Deer.
In 1218 William Comyn, earl of Buchan, founded the Abbey of St Mary of Deer, now in ruins, 4 m.
The parish is rich in antiquities, but the most noted of them - the Stone of Deer, a sculptured block of syenite, which stood near the Abbey - was destroyed in 1854.
The thriving village of NEW Deer (formerly called Auchriddie) lies about 7 m.
The state has moose, caribou and deer, especially in the northern part.
The pedicles are always covered with skin well supplied with blood-vessels; and in young deer, or those in which the antlers have been comparatively recently shed, the covering of skin extends over their summits, when they appear as longer or shorter projections on the forehead, according to the species.
This deposition of bony matter progresses very rapidly, and although in young deer and the adults of some species the resulting antler merely forms a simple spike, or a single fork, in full-grown individuals of the majority it assumes a more or less complexly branched structure.
But the antlers of all deer by no means conform to this type; and in certain groups other names have to be adopted for the branches.
Indeed, no living deer shows such primitive spikelike antlers in the adult, and it is doubtful whether such a type is displayed by any known extinct form, although many have a simple fork.
In the deer of the sambar group, where the antlers never advance beyond a three-tined type, the shedding is frequently, if not invariably, very irregular; but in the majority at least of the species with complex antlers the replacement is annual, the new appendages attaining their full development immediately before the pairing-season.
The most distinctive feature of the deer of this group is, however, the patch of long erectile white hairs on the buttocks, which, although inconspicuous when the animals are quiescent, is expanded into a large chrysanthemum-like bunch when they start to run or are otherwise excited.
The rusa, or Javan sambar, C. (R.) hippelaphus, is a lighter-coloured and smaller deer than the Indian sambar, with longer, slenderer and less rugged antlers.
Typically from Java, this deer is also represented in the Moluccas and Timor, and has thus the most easterly range of the whole tribe.
A black coat with white spots distinguishes the Philippine spotted deer, C. alf redi, which is about the size of a roe-buck; while other members of this group are the Calamianes deer of the Philippines (C. culionensis), the Bavian deer (C. kuhli) from a small island near Java, and the well-known Indian hog-deer or para (C. porcinus), all these three last being small, more or less uniformly coloured, and closely allied species.
On the other hand, the larger and handsomer chital, or spotted deer (C. axis), stands apart by its white-spotted fawn-red coat and differently formed antlers.
Finally, we have the thamin, or Eld's deer, C. (R.) eldi, ranging from Burma to Siam, and characterized by the continuous curve formed by the beam and the brow-tine of the antlers.
For the small eastern deer, respectively known as muntjacs (Cervulus) and tufted muntjacs or tufted deer (Elaphodus), see Muntjac; while under Water-Deer will be found a notice of the Chinese representative of the genus Hydrela phus (or Hydropoles).
The American deer include such New World species as are generically distinct from Old World types.
One of the best known of these is the white-tailed deer Mazama (Dorcelaphus) americana, often known as the Virginian deer.
As we proceed southwards from the northern United States, deer of the white-tailed type decrease steadily in size, till in Central America, Peru and Guiana they are represented by animals not larger that a roebuck.
The smallest of all deer is the Chilian pudu (Padua pudu), a creature not much larger than a hare, with almost rudimentary antlers.
In the open country the mule deer, the pronghorn antelope and the coyote are found, and the bison formerly ranged over the north-eastern part of the state; the side-striped groundsquirrel, Townsend's spermophile, the desert pack-rat and the desert pack-rabbit inhabit the flat country.
Numbers of sheep are bred on the island, and there are a few cattle and deer, besides goats and wild cats.
Among wild animals, deer and bear are not uncommon.
There are deer in the forests and on the open savannahs, the rabbit and squirrel are to be seen on the eastern slopes of the Andes, and partly amphibious rodents, the "capybara" (Hydrochoerus) and "guagua" (Coelogenys subniger), are very numerous along the wooded watercourses.
Hogs and deer are both common wild animals, and of the latter there are three species, Cervus Eldi, Cervus hippelaphus and Cervus vaginalis.
In the mountain forests of south-western Oregon bears, deer, elk, pumas, wolves and foxes are plentiful.
Among the south-eastern plateaus antelope are found at all seasons, and deer and big-horn (mountain sheep), and occasionally a few elk, in the winter.
The crumen or suborbital face-gland, which is so largely developed and probably performs the same office in some antelopes and deer, is present, although in a comparatively rudimentary form, in most species, but is absent in others.
The fauna originally included buffalo, elk, deer, wolves, bear, lynx, beaver, otter, porcupine and puma, but civilization has driven them all out entirely.
He was, like .most of his line, a keen sportsman, and, returning to Berkeley to find that a royal visit had made great slaughter among his deer, he showed his resentment by disparking Berkeley Park.
Whorls of hair, as on the face of the horse and the South American deer known as brockets, occur where the different hair-slopes meet.
Such are the white chrysanthemum-like patches on the rump of the Japanese deer and of the American prong-buck (Antilocapra), and the line of hairs situated in a groove on the loins of the African spring-buck.
The white under-side of the tail of the rabbit and the yellow rump-patch of many deer are analogous.
Some confirmation of this theory is afforded by the fact that whereas we can recognize ancestral deer in the Tertiaries of Europe we cannot point with certainty to the forerunners of the Bovidae.
Tigers, panthers, deer, wild hogs and other wild animals abound in the forests, and during the rainy season many deaths occur from snake-bites.
Deer were found in large numbers in all sections of the state, bear were common in the central and northern parts, bison were found in the south-west, wolves, lynx ("wild cats"), and foxes and other smaller animals particularly of fur-bearing varieties.
The last bear was killed in the Harz in 1705, and the last lynx in 1817, and since that time the wolf too has become extinct; but deer, foxes, wild cats and badgers are still found in the forests.
Their cry is peculiar, being something between the belling of a deer and the neigh of a horse.
The tiger is met with only on the lower Amu-darya, except when it wanders to the alpine region in pursuit of the maral deer (Cervus maral).
Antelopes, hares and occasionally the lynx, fox, deer, rats, vultures, crows, ravens, hawks, with lizards are other denizens of the borders of the deserts.
She is accompanied often by a deer or a dog.
Catching a single deer and belling it, he drives it through the wood; the other deer, whose instinct leads them to gather into herds for mutual protection against the mosquitoes, are attracted by the sound.
Fauna and Flora.-Of wild animals the most characteristic are the black bear, puma, prairie wolf, timber wolf, fox, deer, antelope, squirrel, rabbit and prairie dog.
The forests abounded in game, the red deer and wild boar were common, whilst wolves ravaged the flocks.
The principal animals and birds in South Carolina are deer, rabbits, squirrels, opossums, musk-rats, raccoons, minks, geese, ducks, wild turkeys, " partridge " (quail or bobwhite), woodcock and snipe.
Fauna.-The animal kingdom embraces, besides the usual domestic animals (as horses, cattle, sheep, swine, goats, asses, &c.), wild boars, deer, wild goats, hares, &c.; also bears, wolves, lynxes, foxes, wild cats, jackals, otters, beavers, polecats, martens, weasels and the like.
The fauna includes lions, leopards, several kinds of deer, monkeys, bush-cow and wild boar.
For the distinctive features of the genus see Deer.
As regards general characteristics, all muntjacs are small compared with the majority of deer, and have long bodies and rather short limbs and neck.
The present Home park was also probably made into a deer park, with rabbit warrens, for his entertainment.
In the 14th century a deer park created by Edward I brought royal patronage.
Notable species include peregrine falcon, red and black grouse, red deer and feral goats.
Give preference where appropriate to those species of tree which deer prefer to browse or fray, such as Norway spruce and Lodgepole pine.
Mammals include pipistrelle and Daubenton's bats, shrews and roe deer.
Brushes had very pliable hairs, usually made from deer, goat, wolf or hare.
Small bodied species, like roe deer, may evade predators more by concealment.
The ultimate cause of evolving locomotion with a low transport costs is to evade pursuit - at which the red deer is extremely good.
Management The Forest Service employs three wildlife rangers who help to manage the wild herds of deer that inhabit our woodlands.
The one wish we got was to see some wild red deer in their natural surroundings.
Animals present included red deer, roe deer, horse, boar, bear, wolf, elephant, rhinoceros, lion and hyena!
The behavioral and physiological effects of culling red deer.
H I Griffiths Portable handling facilities to improve the welfare of farmed red deer (Cervus elaphus ).
This holiday offers a blend of spectacular autumn landscapes, pictorial nature photography and rutting red deer.
Hybridisation with introduced sika deer Cervus nippon is thought to pose a significant threat to the genetic integrity of native red deer.
The stags, (male red deer) are in the process of growing their new antlers.
One cannot underestimate the importance of the work of " the men of Deer.
We passed close to the park and saw two deer... and what a splendid house!
Bake the lamb cake according to the instructions that comes with the pan, and then frost in a dark brown to create the deer fur.
You can also make a 2D deer head cake by baking a small round cake and adding two triangles for the ears.
For a really neat twist on the groom's cake, check out the deer mount cake on FamilyFun.com.
This creative cake actually used rise crispy treats instead of a standard cake to create the mounted deer.
Consult other friends and family members of the groom to gather some great ideas on how to make the cake, or check specialty stores for deer cake kits.
If you aren't the domestic type, you can always purchase a deer grooms cake.
Even small bakeries, however, may be able to craft a simple deer scene if that is the cake design you are interested in.
Deer grooms cakes are sure to make the day of a husband-to-be who loves to hunt wild game, or just wants the macho look of a deer head in his honor.
Wildlife-If you love wildlife, then look for a novelty shower curtain that features scenes of wildlife, from black bears to graceful deer, woodland birds to squirrels and bobcats.
These glands probably enable deer to ascertain the whereabouts of their fellows by the scent they leave on the ground and herbage.
These deer take readily to the water, and they have been known to swim across lochs more than half a mile in breadth.
These deer are particularly fond of horsechestnuts, which the stags are said to endeavour to procure by striking at the branches with their antlers.
This deer inhabited Ireland, Great Britain, central and northern Europe, and western Asia in Pleistocene and prehistoric times; and must have stood 6 ft.
The bison and elk long ago disappeared, but black bear and deer are found in the unsettled part of the state.
Subsequently the appearance in its vicinity of a white deer carrying a flower in its mouth was deemed so favourable an omen as to more than justify the change of its name to Luh or Deer city.
Large tracts are still uncultivated; and the wild red deer and native Exmoor pony are characteristic of the district.
The true waterbuck (C. ellipsiprymnus), and the defassa or sing-sing (C. defassa), are the two largest species, equal in size to red deer, and grey or reddish in colour.
Bears, leopards and musk deer are found on the higher mountains, deer on the lower ranges, and a few elephants and tigers on the slopes nearest to the plains.
In the lowlands, tigers, rhinoceroses, deer and wild hogs are abundant.
There are many deer in the Adirondacks.
The native wild ducks are carefully preserved for sportsmen, in whose interests pheasants, red and fallow deer, and brown and rainbow trout have been very successfully acclimatized.
Tungsten is found as wolframite in Stevens county near Deer Trail and Bissell, in Okanogan county near Loomis, in Whatcom county near the international boundary, and (with some scheelite) at Silver Hill, near Spokane.
The island is visited periodically by a few Samoyedes; they formerly considered it sacred, and some of their sacrificial piles, consisting of drift-wood, deer's horns and the skulls of bears and deer, have been observed by travellers.
Black-tailed mule deer are still favourite game for sportsmen.
These are a state prison at Deer Lodge, managed by contract; a reform school at Miles City, an industrial school at Butte, an orphans' home at Twin Bridges, the soldiers' home at Columbia Falls, a school for deaf and blind at Boulder, and an insane asylum at Warm Springs, managed by contract.
Clowes; The Rough Riders (1899); Oliver Cromwell (1901); the following works on hunting and natural history, Hunting Trips of a Ranchman (1886), Ranch Life and Hunting Trail (1888), The Wilderness Hunter (1893), Big Game Hunting in the Rockies and on the Plains (1899; a republication of Hinting Trips of a Ranchman and The Wilderness Hunter), The Deer Family (1902), with other authors, and African Game Trails (1910); and the essays, American Ideals (2 vols., 1897) and The Strenuous Life (1900); and State Papers and Addresses (1905) and African and European Addresses (1910).
Game is fairly abundant; hares and partridges are found in the plains to the north-west, capercailzie in the neighbourhood of Tharandt and Schwarzenberg, and deer in the forests near Dresden.
Other parks are Lake Park, also on the lake shore, at North Point, where stands the waterworks pumping station with its tall tower; Riverside and Kilbourn Parks, east and west respectively of the upper Milwaukee river, in the northern part of the city, Washington Park on the west side, containing a menagerie and a herd of deer; Sherman Park on the west side, and Kosciusko, Humboldt and Mitchell Parks on the south side.
The islands are highly cultivated; deer and other game abound, and trout are plentiful in the mountain streams. A majority of the inhabitants are Christians.
Bears, mountain lions (pumas), wild cats (lynx) and wolves haunt the more remote fastnesses of the mountains; foxes abound; deer are found in many districts and moose in the north.
In 1864 Sully defeated the Sioux at the battle of Takaakwta, or Deer Woods, on the Knife river, and a few days later he again encountered them, and after a desperate struggle of three days administered a crushing defeat; the warriors abandoned their provisions and escaped into the Bad Lands.
The goat antelope is found, and several varieties of deer.
The Ardennes are the holiday ground of the Belgian people, and much of this region is still unknown except to the few persons who by a happy chance have discovered its remoter and hitherto well-guarded charms. There is still an immense quantity of wild game to be found in the Ardennes, including red and roe deer, wild boar, &c. The shooting is preserved either by the few great landed proprietors left in the country, or by the communes, who let the right of shooting to individuals.
It feeds chiefly on fruit and roots, but kills sheep, goats, deer, ponies and cattle, and sometimes devours carrion.
It contains many fine buildings, designed on the most modern lines, but its special feature is a series of spacious enlosures for large herds of bison and deer.
At one time London was able to supply many Continental gardens with giraffes, and Dublin and Antwerp have had great successes with lions, whilst antelopes, sheep and cattle, deer and equine animals are always to be found breeding in one collection or another.
Deer, black bears and wild cats (lynx) are still found in some uncultivated sections.
Of the larger game there remain only a few deer, bears and lynx in the mountain districts, and the numbers of small game and fish have been greatly reduced.
The work of the Kew Observatory, at the Old Deer Park, Richmond, has also been placed under the direction of the N.P.L.
It preys upon almost any animal it can overcome, such as antelopes, deer, sheep, goats, monkeys, peafowl, and has a special liking for dogs.
These were rapidly reduced in number by the white man, the wild pigeons are extinct, and the moose, caribou, bear, wolf, lynx and beaver have become rare, but, under the protection of laws enacted during the latter part of the 19th century, deer and ruffed grouse are again quite plentiful.
When hunting antelope (prongbuck) and deer the coyotes spread out their pack into a wide circle, endeavouring to surround their game and keep it running inside their ring until exhausted.
There are extensive deer forests in Lewis-withHarris, Skye, Mull and Jura.
It is the home of the Columbia black-tail deer, western raccoon, Oregon spotted skunk, Douglas red squirrel, Townsends chipmunk, tailless sewellel (Haplodcn rufus), peculiar species of pocket gophers and voles, Pacific coast forms of the great-horned, spotted, screech and pigmy owls, sooty grouse, Oregon ruffed grouse, Stellers jay, chestnutbacked chickadee and Pacific winter wren.
Both sexes are devoid of antler appendage; but in this the musk-deer agrees with one genus of true deer (Hydrelaphus), and as in the latter, the upper canine teeth of the males are long and sabre-like, projecting below the chin, with the ends turned somewhat backwards.
The known fauna comprise boars, bears, deer, swans, geese, pheasants and quail.
In America, where the more typical kinds are known as white-footed, or deer, mice, the cricetines absolutely swarm, and include a host of genera, the majority of which are North American, although others are peculiar to Central and South America.
There is good shooting (doves, quail, wild turkey and deer) in the vicinity; there are fine golf links and there is a large ranch for breeding and training polo ponies.
The woods and mountains harbour large quantities of game, such as red deer, roedeer, wild boars and hares.
Under the protection of a game commission which was created in 1895, of some game preserves which have been established by this commission, and of various laws affecting wild animals and birds, the numbers of Virginia deer, black bear, rabbits, ruffed grouse, quail and wild turkeys have increased until in some of the wilder sections they are quite plentiful, while the numbers of weasels, minks, lynx and foxes have been diminished.
Here are to be found yak, wild asses (kyang), several varieties of deer, musk deer and Tibetan antelope (Pantholops); also wild sheep (the bharal of the Himalaya), Ovis hodgsoni and possibly Ovis poli, together with wild goats, bears (in large numbers in the north-eastern districts), leopards, otter, wolves, wild cats, foxes, marmots, squirrels, monkeys and wild dogs.
The town and lands belonged of old to the Abbey of Deer, built in the 13th century by William Comyn, earl of Buchan; but when the abbey was erected into a temporal lordship in the family of Keith the superiority of the town passed to the earl marischal, with whom it continued till the forfeiture of the earldom in 1716.
While discussing noses, he says that those with thick bulbous ends belong to persons who are insensitive, swinish; sharp-tipped belong to the irascible, those easily provoked, like dogs; rounded, large, obtuse noses to the magnanimous, the lion-like; slender hooked noses to the eagle-like, the noble but grasping; round-tipped retrousse noses to the luxurious, like barndoor fowl; noses with a very slight notch at the root belong to the impudent, the crow-like; while snub noses belong to persons of luxurious habits, whom he compares to deer; open nostrils are signs of passion, &c.
With birds and mammals, however, there is no doubt that complete albino individuals do occur; and among species which, like the jackdaw, certain deer and rabbits, are normally deeply pigmented.
The policy of the government which protects game, both in the park and in the surrounding national forests, has induced elk, deer, antelope, mountain-sheep, bears, porcupines, coyotes, squirrels, gophers and woodchucks to take shelter here.
The forests are well stocked with game, deer, chamois (in the Alps), wild boars, capercailzie, grouse, pheasants, &c. being plentiful.
The common Malay deer is widely distributed, Cervus muntjac less so.
Roebuck and deer are found in a wild state in Gelderland and Overysel, foxes are plentiful in the dry wooded regions on the borders of the country, and hares and rabbits in the dunes and other sandy stretches.
Deer, Chinese and East Indian.-Small, light, pelted skins, the majority of which are used for mats.
Near Klampenborg is the Dyrehave (Deer park) or Skoven (the forest), a beautiful forest of beeches.
The wooded hills are well stocked with deer, and a stray wolf occasionally finds its way from the forests of the Ardennes into those of the Hunsriick.
Caymans, water-hogs (capinchos), several kinds of deer (Cervus paludosus the largest), ounces, opossums, armadillos, vampires, the American ostrich, the ibis, the jabiru, various species popularly called partridges, the pato real or royal duck, the Palamedea cornuta, parrots and parakeets, are among the more notable forms. Insect life is peculiarly abundant; the red stump-like ant-hills are a feature in every landscape, and bees used to be kept in all the mission villages.
Red deer, wild swine and various other game are found in the forests.
Of game there are the roe, stag, boar and hare; the fallow deer and the wild rabbit are less common.
The larger quadrupeds are all extinct; even the red deer, formerly so abundant that in a single hunt in Jutland in 1593 no less than 1600 head of deer were killed, is now only to be met with in preserves.
In the Asiatic muntjac deer we find a pair of skin-covered horns, or " pedicles," corresponding to the paired horns of the giraffe, although welded to the skull.
Remains of deer more or less nearly allied to species inhabiting the same districts are found over the greater part of the present habitat of the family.
It is noteworthy, however, that certain Pliocene European deer (Anoglochis) appear to be closely allied to the modern American deer (Mazama).
Reindeer, or caribou, constitute the genus Rangifer, and are large clumsily built deer, inhabiting the sub-Arctic and Arctic regions of both hemispheres.
The lateral metacarpal bones are represented only by their lower extremities; the importance of this feature being noticed in the article Deer.
After 1841, however, the population in several Highland shires-in which the clearance of crofters to make way for deer was one of the most strongly-felt grievances among the Celtic part of the people-in the islands, and in some of the southern counties, diminished.
Deer forests in 1900 covered 2,287,297 acres, an increase of 575,405 acres since 1883.
The red deer is peculiar to the Highlands, but the fallow deer is not uncommon in the hill country of the south-western Lowlands.
They returned to glens desolate of men, deserted, first, by the voluntary emigrations of the clans, and later by forced emigrations in the interests of sheep farms and deer forests.
In other parts of England staghound packs are devoted to the capture of the carted deer, a business which is more or less of a parody on the genuine sport, but is popular for the reason that whereas with foxhounds men may have a blank day, they are practically sure of a gallop when a deer is taken out in a cart to be enlarged before the hounds are laid on.
The mountains are a haunt of red deer.
Birds and deer feed upon the haws, which are used in the preparation of a fermented and highly intoxicating liquor.
His favourite food appears to be deer, antelope and wild hog.
The four-horned antelope (Tetracerus quadricornis) and the gazelle (Gazelles bennetti), the chinkara or " ravine deer " of sportsmen, are also found in India.
The king of the deer tribe is the sdmbhar or jarau (Cervus unicolor), erroneously called " elk " by sportsmen.
Next in size is the swamp deer or bara-singha, signifying " twelve points " (C. duvauceli), which is common in Lower Bengal and Assam.
Deer are absent in Palawan, Tawi Tawi, Tablas, Romblon, Sibuyan and Siquijor.
The wood of the aspen is very light and soft, though tough; it is employed by coopers, chiefly for pails and herring-casks; it is also made into butchers' trays, pack-saddles, and various articles for which its lightness recommends it; sabots are also made of it in France, and in medieval days it was valued for arrows, especially for those used in target practice; the bark is used for tanning in northern countries; cattle and deer browse greedily on the young shoots and abundant suckers.
There are deer (at least five species), boars, bears, antelopes, beavers, otters, badgers, tiger-cats, marten, an inferior sable, striped squirrels, &c. Among birds there are black eagles, peregrines (largely used in hawking), and, specially protected by law, turkey bustards, three varieties of pheasants, swans, geese, common and spectacled teal, mallards, mandarin ducks white and pink ibis, cranes, storks, egrets, herons, curlews, pigeons, doves, nightjars, common and blue magpies, rooks, crows, orioles, halcyon and blue kingfishers, jays, nut-hatches, redstarts, snipe, grey shrikes, hawks, kites, &c. But, pending further observations, it is not possible to say which of the smaller birds actually breed in Korea and which only make it a halting-place in their annual migrations.
From this feature the name rib-faced deer has been suggested for the muntjac. The upper canine teeth of the males are large and sharp, projecting outside the mouth as tusks, and loosely implanted in their sockets.
A popular name with Indian sportsmen is "barking deer," on account of the alarm-cry - a kind of short shrill bark, like that of a fox, but louder.
The last-mentioned species, by its frontal tuft, small rounded ears, general brown coloration, and minute antlers, connects the typical muntjacs with the small tufted deer or tufted muntjacs of the genus Elaphodus of eastern China and Tibet.
Before the advent of the white man Nebraska was full of wild mammals, the buffalo, elk, black and white tailed deer, antelope, bears, timber wolves, panthers (pumas), lynx, otter and mink being common.
In addition to his achievements in black-letter bibliography he threw great light on ancient Celtic language and literature by the discovery, in 1857, of the Book of Deer, a manuscript copy of the Gospel in the Vulgate version, in which were inscribed old Gaelic charters.
The cave-dweller who first collected the fat dripping off the deer on the roasting spit may well be looked upon as the first manufacturer of tallow.
Deer are quite numerous in the forests of the east half of the state.
The forests are well stocked with game, such as deer and wild boar, and the open country is well supplied with partridges.
By the time they reached the spot, the deer had vanished in the trees, though.
Occasionally a deer would wander under the shelter and eat some of it, but the J-shaped feeders protected most of it.
She followed, expecting him to disappear into the trees at any point and reappear with a herd of deer clenched in his jaws.
And what if deer blood doesn't nourish us?
I looked around and found a deer carcass up by the tree line.
It was probably a deer, though.
It was a deer â€“ or what was left of one, anyway.
The last time I saw the deer up here, I found a track big enough to belong to Brutus â€“ only it didn't look like his tracks.
In the mud was a deer track, and overlaying it, the paw print of a big cat â€” too big to be a bobcat.
One of the vamps had left her another deer head at the bottom.
Conclusions about daily life can be based only on such isolated finds as a piece of worked deer antler from the Thames at Hammersmith.
Deer who live in forests have larger antlers than those who live on moor land.
In wide open fields we saw a herd of deer some with huge antlers.
A ditch about 2m deep was dug, with picks made of deer antlers.
Dead and fallen aspen should be left undisturbed and protected from deer and rabbit grazing.
There are plenty of other animals too including sambar deer, leopard, crocodile, sloth bear and about 300 species of birds.
Hunting A stampeding herd of deer, driven by beaters are confronted by a line of bowmen.
Spotted hyaenas, giant beaver, extinct big cats, extinct species of rhino, extinct giant deer and other deer.
Locally quarried breccia is the predominant material, once quarried from the breccia outcrop on Loton deer park.
A high number of deer carcasses were found by the roadside on a busy stretch of road in a short space of time.
Recent deer census work conducted by the Society indicates that deer are continuing to spread throughout Great Britain and numbers are increasing.
The main purpose of roe deer hunting is to provide sport.
Moving through the shadows in the forest, roe and sika deer are readily seen.
Deer flies love to get in your hair or on your back where you ca n't dislodge them.
Effects of social organization, age and aggressive behavior on allosuckling in wild fallow deer.
Contrary to common belief, deer do not eat grass - they eat forbs, which are leafy plants.
The college has a Deer Park, and some peaceful riverside walks, famous for the snakeshead fritillary lilies in the spring.
Clean and unclean people may eat them together as if they were eating a gazelle or a deer.
Rabbits, deer and stock may browse on the newly germinated trees.
Selection of Deer control areas Give primary importance to underlying soil type, with preference to surface water gleys and brown earths.
See the deer graze in Tatton Park and catch world-class theater at Manchester's Lowry Center.
George was born in New Deer where his parents ran a grocer 's shop; latterly they ran a similar business in Pitmedden.
The right to shoot deer, to shoot grouse?
Wild life spotted eagle, grouse, mountain hare, red deer, roe deer, gray wagtail.
The damage to forestry by deer herds is considerable.
It is not only red deer stags that are hunted, hinds are hunted also.
At present wild red deer hinds may not be shot in Scotland between the 16th February and 20th October unless by special license.
There are also flower gardens, a deer park and a boating lake.
It is also the habitat of the endangered snow leopard, the serow and rare Himalayan musk deer.
Snake or deer pistol (penis) is meant to enhance male libido and ant aids female fertility.
From what I've read online the Red Deer also seems to attract pickled egg lovers.
A full identification of the large deer mandible is also desirable.
We have also found a spiral fracture on what is possibly a deer bone, opened by a Neanderthal to extract the marrow.
It consists of a red deer metatarsal, polished from use on its underside.
Unfortunately, the deer that have been grazing in spring pastures don't have the gut microorganisms necessary to digest this food.
The mammals include moose, wild boar, deer, beavers, wolves, badgers, otters and lynx.
Q13 If hunting does not wound, how about a deer recently disturbed by hounds dying of post capture myopathy?
Having been largely nocturnal during the winter months, Roe Deer begin to become more visible from March onwards in areas of low disturbance.
Most of Jura is uninhabited, only about 200 people live here, vastly outnumbered by the more than 5000 deer.
In addition other species fall foul of the snares set for musk deer, including the rare giant panda.
Like a deer caught in the headlights, Simpson did a quick dance jig before slinking off stage.
Puck and his son were traveling along the highway on their way to a weekend fishing trip when he swerved to miss a deer.
The park houses a variety of wildlife, including ostriches, emu, deer, and oryx.
James Young Deer - James Young Deer was active in filmmaking from 1908 through 1924.
As for venison in particular, some deer herds are affected by a syndrome known as Chronic Wasting Disease, and it's believed to be transferable by consuming tainted meat.
The Pacific Stream formula uses real smoked salmon, and the Prairie formula uses roasted bison (lean meat) and roasted deer (venison).
Deer Berry (Mitchella) - M. repens is a neat, trailing, small evergreen herb, 2 or 3 inches high, with white flowers in summer, succeeded by small bright red berries.
Deer, rabbits, and other animals will browse on weeping willow.
As an added bonus, they keep deer away from other nearby plants.
Lastly, consider a fence if deer or rabbits are a problem in your area.
Deer are not deterred by raised beds and rabbits can easily hop into them to munch on your vegetables.
Mums are like deer candy, however - a tasty, enticing treat for wildlife.
If you live in areas where deer browsing on garden plants is a problem, consider planting mums in pots on your deck to keep them away from the wildlife.
Praise Worship Guitar - Another great Hal Leonard publication is Praise and Worship for Guitar, a book that features songs like Lamb of God, We Bow Down, As the Deer, Be Not Afraid and many more.
When a deer was hunted, its meat fed the people, its pelt warmed them and its horns and hooves were carved into beautiful beads to adorn them.
Then there is "Bucks on the Brain," which features a cross section of a man's head and several deer bounding through the gray matter.
This includes beef, as well as deer, goat, sheep, and others.
In many areas of the country, spending time at campgrounds, parks or hiking trails brings the danger of exposure to deer ticks.
If you spend time outdoors in areas that are possibly infested with deer ticks it is important to know the symptoms of Lyme disease.
So while you're perched up on that deer stand, you won't just be wasting your time in the dark, hoping to see the flash of a white tail.
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Some of the hunting games are Varmint Hunter, Ultimate Duck Hunting, Carnivores 2 (dinosaurs), Wildlife Tycoon and a variety of Deer Hunter games.
Are you planning a whitetail deer hunting trip?
Before you can do anything, you first need to decide the destination of your whitetail deer hunting trip.
Some places are cold and snowy during the deer hunting season while other places can be downright hot.
It is irresponsible and illegal to kill a deer just for its rack.
Whitetail deer wander aimlessly through the meadow, meandering between colorful vegetation and flowing water.
Deer, antelope, elk, and other animals also reside in this Tennessee hunting oasis.
Deer, bighorn sheep, pronghorn antelope, wolves, and both black and grizzly bears are seen by many visitors.
Now if you stay a few days in Yellowstone, you will always see bison and elk and quite likely mule deer, pronghorn antelope, bighorn sheep, and both grizzly and black bear, as well as many small animals and birds of all sizes.
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Lyme disease is an inflammatory disease transmitted through the bite of a deer tick carrying the spiral-shaped bacterium Borrelia burgdorferi.
In the United States, the deer tick in the genus Ixodes is the vector for Borrelia burgdorferi and Lyme disease transmission.