Deer By: Kathleen Cordell
Introduction Did you know deer can jump really far? They can jump over streams 30 feet wide and jump over fences 10 feet high. Deer are mammals.
What Does A Deer Look Like • When a baby deer is born it blends in with the grass to hide from Predators. • A little deer has small antlers and a male deer has big antlers. • Some deer are brown and white.
What Do Deer Eat • Deer eat plants, grass, leaves, and flowers. • In the winter deer also eat munch on bark and small branches. • Feeding time is the most dangerous time for a deer. • While it’s eating it’s a easy target for predators.
How Do Deer Move • Deer move by there skinny legs. • Deer can take long graceful strides with there skinny legs. • Deer legs are packed with muscles.
Where Do Deer Live • Deer mostly live in forest. • They live in Asia, Europe, North America, and South America. • There are 1.2 million deer in Georgia.
Cool Facts • When threatened a deer hard pointed hooves can deliver a painful kick. • After a week of hiding a baby deer is able to be right by there mothers side. • Most deer live between 5 years old or 20 years. • In spring deer are able to find juicy food.