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Deer incorporate both physical and behavioral adaptations for survival. Physical adaptations are in their fur, senses, antlers, hooves and stomachs. Deer also exhibit behavioral adaptations in communication.

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Deer have a wide variety of behavioral adaptations including the instinct to flee danger, the instinct to hide, protect and care for their young and the instinct that drives bucks to fight during rut, their mating season...

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Animals that prey on deer include bobcats, cougars, coyotes, wolves and grizzly bears. Specific predators depend on the habitat and type of deer. For instance, Florida panthers prey on Key deer, animals that live only in...

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Deer have a wide variety of behavioral adaptations including the instinct to flee danger, the instinct to hide, protect and care for their young and the instinct that drives bucks to fight during rut, their mating season...

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A baby deer is commonly referred to as a fawn or calf. As deer reach adulthood they acquire different names depending on their gender. Adult male deer are called bucks, while females are categorized as does.

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A whitetail deer is a four-legged, cloven-hoofed mammal. The average whitetail deer has a long body that's between 5 and 6.5 feet long with a tail that's from 4 to 11 inches long. They stand between 2.6 and 3.2 feet high...

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The behavior of whitetail deer varies with age. Fawns are playful, naive and curious, while adults are more cautious and wary. Fawn bucks are also more aggressive and less suspicious. Whitetail deer are crepuscular anima...

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