Thailand’s Deer

Male sambar deer

Five species of deer reside in Thailand, though only three are likely to be encountered since the other two are very rare. Thailand also has three species of “mouse-deer” (aka chevrotain), but despite this name, mouse deer are not actually deer, and they do not have antlers. Two common features of all five deer species are their facial scent glands and white fur on the undersides of their tales. The… Read More