Mule deer can be as tall as 3 to 3.5 feet at the shoulders and weigh between 100 and 300 pounds. Ranging in length from 4 to 6.5 feet, they are smaller and slower than white-tailed deer and are prevalent throughout the w... More » Science Biology Zoology

Deer are obligate herbivores, which means that they only eat plant matter and struggle to digest meat. Deer primarily graze on grass and leaves, but they also eat nuts, fungi, grain and fruit. They eat small twigs in tim... More » Pets & Animals Mammals Deer

The antlers of a typical whitetail buck deer is scored by using the formula total gross BC score = antler score x 2 + inside spread, where antler score is calculated by using the formula antler score = beam length + tota... More » Science Measurements
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Giant pandas have a large black-and-white body with a white face and torso and black eye patches, ears, muzzle, legs and shoulders. Some scientists believe their coloration provides camouflage in their natural habitat. More » Science Biology Zoology

Many large predator animals in the Americas prey on white-tailed deer, including grey wolves, alligators, mountain lions and similar large cats, such as jaguars. In addition, deer fawns are often targets for medium-sized... More » Science Biology Zoology

The scientific name for the white-tailed deer is Odocoileus virginianus. The white-tailed deer is found primarily in forest lands throughout North America, Mexico, parts of Central America and southern Canada. More » Science Biology Zoology