Hugo and I had actually been hunting axis deer
that day, but the soaring temperatures had driven them into the shade of the thick brush.
For example, a study conducted in Texas (U.S.A.) showed aggressive and dominant behaviour in axis deer
toward white-tailed deer (Faas & Weckerly 2010).
These free-ranging exotics, in particular Axis deer
(Axis axis Erxleben 1777), compete with native white-tailed deer because of overlap in habitat use and food selection (Butts et al.
Only one axis deer
was documented, so there does not appear to be any management concern at this point with that exotic species.
Moose meat rivals elk and axis deer
as the most delicious venison in the world.
His next conservation projects will be axis deer
and nilgai, now essentially gone from Pakistan as free-range animals.
2002), as well as axis deer
Axis axis and white-tailed deer Odocoileus virginianus (Faas & Weckerly 2010).
Wildlife within the borders of the plantation include a small remaining population of Nilgai, hog deer, wild boar and possibly axis deer
. Jackal and Asiatic wild cat can be found in Changa Manga as well.
Top spot in this year's breeding league table is occupied by the Pere David's Deer, who have produced 23 fawns, closely followed by the axis deer
, with 20 new additions.
I just returned from an Axis deer
hunt with Texas Outfitters, Ltd.
On the other hand, our observations for the contents of minerals are lower than the values of 22.1-23.4% Ca, 10.8-12.6% P and 0.73-0.80% Mg reported for hard antlers of swamp deer, axis deer
and hog deer (Pathak et al., 2001).
that has resulted in a "higher concentration of animals," including whitetail and axis deer
and blackbuck antelope.