Père David's deer

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Père David's deer

Chinese deer found only in zoos. Called also Elaphurus davidianus.
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Penny decided to call the young fawn Mi-Lu, a name adapted from the Chinese for a Pere David deer.
The Pere David deer was found by warden Nick Ellerton close to death days later.
He admits that herds of elk, bison, rare Pere David deer and Japanese sika deer are bred specially - and then "culled".
Species include red stag, fallow deer, sika deer, mouflon sheep and Pere David deer.