Red Deer Cervus elaphus

Red Deer
Red Deer
The Red Deer has a rich red coat without spots and the stag (male) has branched antlers which are re-grown each year. The female is a hind rather than a doe.
Red Deer
Red Deer Stag
Red Deer Stag antlers
A large deer (Britain's largest if an introduced, free-ranging population of Reindeer is excluded), the stag reaches some 4 feet at the shoulder.
Red Deer Stag head
Red Deer antlers
Red Deer antlers
The Red Deer is native to most of Europe, small areas of Western and Central Asia and, unusually for deer, a small part of Northwestern Africa.
Red Deer hind and fawn
Red Deer
Red Deer
Like most young deer, the fawn (young) has spots.
Red Deer hind and fawn
Red Deer
Red Deer
Like many deer, Red Deer live in herds.