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hog deer

short-legged (height up to 2 ft) Indian deer. Called also Axis porcinus.
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Gujranwala range Abdul Shakoor Manj raided a house in Gujranwala where the Hog deer was kept illegally.
With slight variation in preference regarding habitat, hog deer prefer to live in flood plain grass lands, coastal grasslands, grasslands dominated by blady grass (Imperata cylindrica) and alluvial floodplain, lightly wooded and also mountain areas in India, Nepal, Thailand, China, Vietnam and Bangladesh (www.
Hog deer are native to the floodplain grasslands and forests of the major Asian river systems (Mayze and Moore 1990, Dhungel and O'Gara 1996).
Akib, 40-ish with an infectious smile, has been working hard to restore the blackbuck and hog deer populations.
For the last couple of years I've heard rumors about black-buck, hog deer and nilgai, which are native and may occur in huntable numbers.
Bhaagat said not only the blind dolphins, but also other wildlife such as hog deer would be badly affected, as during the flood the deer would be forced to abandon the Katcha forest.
Zoo administration has also offered other animals for adoption including Bengal Tigar, White Tiger, African Lion, White Rhinoceros, Hippopotamus, Leopard, Chimpanzee, Wolf, Balck Bear Jackal, Nilgai, Wild Boar and all kinds of Monkeys, Red deer, Samber, Wallaby, Fellow deer, Hog deer, Spotted deer, Moufflon sheep, Chinkara, Peafowl, Finches, Love birds, Rabbit, Guinea Pig, All water Birds, Ostrich, Emu, Cassowary, Gavial and otter.
The same situation is being faced by the famous 'Pallo' fish as well as unique Indus Blind Dolphin and the hog deer, the Sindh Ibex, wild sheep, green turtles, etc.
Hog deer is confined to privately owned game reserves with no more wild population.
Some ranches in South Australia also hold water buffalo, sambar, and hog deer, but the hunting can be expensive, ranging from $2,000 to $4,000 per animal.
Other endangered species that call the zoo home include the Bawean hog deer, Sumatran tiger, clouded leopard, golden lion tamarin and the 10 foot-long Komodo dragon.
In 2017, two Nilgai's died in the zoo, which is a slightly better statistic than in 2016, when 17 animals died including a zebra, hog deer, ostrich male, zebra foal, ostrich female, wolf, lion cub male, lion cub female, flamingo male, crane male, two common peafowl male, ring-necked pheasant female, and a demoiselle crane.